Chinese Gentian is the dried root and rhizome of Gentiana
manshurica kitag,Gentiana Scabr-a Bge.Gentiana
triflora Pall. or Gentiana rigescens Franch.
( Fa m. Gentianaceae).
To eliminate damp-heat and quench the fire
of the liver and gall bladder.
Jaundice caused by damp-heat; swelling and itching
of the vulva with excessive leukorrhea; prolonged erection
of the penis with spontaneous emission; eczema accompanied
by itching; blood-shot eyes; impairment of hearing, pain in
the costal regions and bitter taste in the mouth; convulsion.