Polygala lenuifolia

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Polygala lenuifolia

Chinese medicine
A shrub, the bark of which is analgesic, expectorant and sedative. Polygala lenuifolia is believed to improve hearing, vision, mental activity, and strengthen muscle and bone; it has been used for coughs, mental sluggishness, depression, nocturnal emission, osteoporosis, urinary tract infections and vertigo.