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Plantago Asiatica Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Plantago Asiatica
Glycemic Index / Load
Plantago Asiatica, Chinese Plantain
Botanical Name
Plantago Asiatica
Chinese Name
Che Qian Zi, Che Qian

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Plantago Asiatica Cures

Highly Effective


Action of Plantago Asiatica

Nutrients in Plantago Asiatica

Taste of
Plantago Asiatica

Nature of
Plantago Asiatica


Parts Used

Whole Plant, Seed

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Plantago Asiatica

Overdose may cause Gastroinstetinal Discomfort.
Avoid its use in pregnancy.

Drug Interaction :
If you are taking Plantago Asiatica then do not take Diuretic medications.
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Plantago Asiatica is a flowering plant.
It is perennial.
It grows in a tropical climate.
It grows up to 60 Cm.
It belongs to Plantaginaceae family.
Best used for Asthma, Fever.
Best when fried with salt, it tonifies Liver and Kidney.

In TCM :
Seed of Plantago Asiatica : Che Qian Zi
Meridians associated : Lung, Urinary Bladder, Liver and Kidney

Plantago Depressa is a related species.

Che Qian Zi increase the blood pressure if taken in small dosages and decreases it if taken in large dosages.
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Materia Medica for Plantago Asiatica

Single Herb

Herba Plantaginis for Cough

Prepare a decoction of leaves. Take it twice a day.

Plantago Asiatica for Insect Bite

Chew leaves of Plantago Asiatica. It helps to get relief from redness and itching.

Plantago Asiatica for Cuts

Crush fresh leaves of Plantago Asiatica to make paste. Apply it over Cuts.
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Herbal Treatment For Dysuria 2

Prepare a decoction of Herba Plantaginis seed, Akebia Vine stem, and Gardenia fruit. Take it twice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Cuts 2

Take some Marigold ( Gendha ) flower, Parsley leaves and Plantago Asiatica leaves. Crush them together to form paste. Apply this paste on the Cuts.

Herbal Treatment For Oliguria 1

Take 30 g of Plantago Asiatica seeds. Add 40 g Gentian root powder with 20 g dried Chrysanthemum flowers. Boil them collectively. Drink 5 ml of it three times a day.
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Zaher shukha ( Israel )
28 Oct 2018
i hope if you can rsipond me , i have a plantago asiatica powder .
my question if it can be mixed with water and drink it directly.
one tea spoon mixed directly with a cold water and drink it

many thanx zaher
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