Plum Flower Honeysuckle Flower
Lonicera Japonica Flower
Jin Yin Hua
Pinyin Name: Jin Yin Hua
English Name: Honeysuckle Flower, Golden Silver Flower
Properties: sweet, cold
Channels Entered: Lung, Stomach, Large Intestine
Anti-inflammatory, appendicitis, bronchitis, clear heat, clear wind-heat, common colds and flu, pneumonia, summer heat, heat in the qi center, heat in the ying with insomnia, eliminate toxins. mastitis, sore and swollen throat, sores, lesions, upper respiratory infections, carbuncles and diarrhea caused by toxic heat are some of the conditions satisfied clients have successfully used this herb for.
Primary Traditional Functions
Clears Heat and Eliminates Toxins in the Upper Burner, Qi and Wei Levels; Cools the Blood, Disperses Swelling
Honeysuckle is effective against all types of heat and is most effectively used when there is heat in the upper burner at the wei (defensive) and qi (energy) levels. When combined with appropriate herbs, Honeysuckle Flower can be used with treatment for many heat conditions that can include any of the following symptoms:
- Perspiration and thirst
- Heat induced bleeding
- Heat induced insomnia
- Heat induced irritability
- Heat in the nutritive and blood channels
- Heat in the qi level manifesting as high fever, thirst, perspiration and forceful pulse
- Heat in the ying level manifesting as blotches on skin, dry mouth, with dark purplish tongue, irritability.
- Sore throat
- Summer heat
- Summer heat with fever, heaviness sensations and heat stroke
- Upper respiratory infections
Clears Heat and Eliminates Toxins
Honeysuckle can be used to clear heat and toxins from the interior and exterior.
- Inflammation of the legs
- Intestinal abscess due to damp heat and toxins
- Skin ulcerations
- Sore throat
- Swollen throat
Diarrhea or Dysentery Caused by Toxic Heat
Heat and toxins in the intestines can often lead to diarrhea or dysentery with or without mucus and blood.
- Diarrhea or dysentery
- Diarrhea with blood
- Diarrhea with mucus
Typical Usage of Concentrated Extract
2-4 grams per day or as directed by your health practitioner.
Cautions & Contraindications
Each package contains 100 grams.
Honeysuckle Flower- Jin Yin Hua
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