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Giant Puffball Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Giant Puffball
Glycemic Index / Load
Giant Puffball
Botanical Name
Calvatia Gigantea
Chinese Name
Ma Bo

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Giant Puffball Cures

Highly Effective


Action of Giant Puffball

Nutrients in Giant Puffball

Taste of
Giant Puffball

Nature of
Giant Puffball


Parts Used


Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Giant Puffball

Avoid in case of Chronic Cough.
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Giant Puffball is a puffball mushroom.
It is found in deciduous forests.
It grows in a tropical climate.
It grows up to 70 Cm.
Best used for Hoarseness.

In TCM :
Giant Puffball : Ma Bo
Meridians associated : Lungs

There are some other related species :

Lasiosphaera fenzlii -- Tuo Pi Ma Bo

Calvatia Lilacina

Calvatia Cyathiformis -- Zi Se Ma Bo

Note : During decoction wrap this herb in a cheesecloth.


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Materia Medica for Giant Puffball

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