Polygala spp

Polygala spp. (p·liˑ·g·l),

n part used: root; uses: increase bronchial secretions, antibacterial, break down red blood corpuscles to separate hemoglobin, uterine stimulant, promotion of menstrual flow, nervousness, antiinflammatory, cramps or convulsions, blood pressure; precautions: gastritis, gastric ulcers. Also called
yuan zhi.