Xie Cao


Xie Cao written in Chinese

Pinyin Name: Xie Cao

English Name: Radix Valerianae

Other Names: Valerian Root, Ba Di Ma

Tastes: Acrid, Sweet

Origin: China, Western Asia, Europe

Health Conditions Treated with Xie Cao: Insomnia

Benefits of Xie Cao:

Xie Cao is native to Asia and Europe. It has been commonly used for sleep disorders, especially the inability to sleep. It is also used for anxiety and psychological stress.

Side Effects: Side effects can occur in some people after taking Xie Cao. It may include headache, upset stomach, dry mouth.

Common Herbs Used in Traditional Chinese Medicine

Tinnitus
Weight Loss
Hair Loss