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Poria cocos (Schw.) Wolf 茯苓 (Fuling, Indian Bread)

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Fuling, Poria cocos (Schw.) Wolf, is a saprophytic fungus that grows in diverse species of Pinus. It is a well-known traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) widely used in China and East Asian countries for its diuretic, sedative and tonic effects.

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  • Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Saprophytic Fungus
  • Blood Stasis Syndrome
  • Promote Blood Circulation
  • White Spirit

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Gou, Xj., He, G., Guo, Xq. (2015). Poria cocos (Schw.) Wolf 茯苓 (Fuling, Indian Bread). In: Liu, Y., Wang, Z., Zhang, J. (eds) Dietary Chinese Herbs. Springer, Vienna. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-211-99448-1_87

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