Fritillaria ( 川贝母 ) ...Chinese Herb...
Chuan Bei Mu
of Plant Used
This herb is used in. formulas that treat most any type of cough (TCM: except
coughs associated with deficient Spleen), and various types- of nodular formations
(TCM: phlegm-fire hardening); also used to treat chronic bronchitis, tuberculosis,
and chronic cough with sparse or hardened phlegm.
Usages and Functions
Clears heat, transforms phlegm, and stops coughing; clears heat and dissipates
Formulas Used In
Apricot Seed and Fritillaria; Fritillaria Extract Tablet.
Do not use where there is a deficient cold-phlegm pattern in the Spleen