Bai Hua She She Cao (Herba Oldenlandia a.k.a. Herba Hedyotidis Diffusae)

Common Name: oldenlandia a.k.a. spreading hedyotis herb
TCM Category: Clear Heat, Eliminate Toxins
TCM Functions: Clears Heat, eliminates Toxins and reduces abcesses
Relevant Pharmacological Effects*: Laboratory studies indicate that Bai Hua She She Cao has antineoplastic effects and mild antibiotic actions.

*Listed pharmacological effects and information about laboratory studies come from Chinese Medical Herbology and Pharmacology by John Chen and Tina Chen.