Hai Zao (Sargassum, Seaweed)
Chinese Herb: Hai Zao (Sargassum, Seaweed)
Sargassii Pallidum; Sargassum
Seaweed, or Sargassum, is a bitter and salty herb of a Cold nature, used to Transform Hot Phlegm. Able to clear heat and reduce Phlegm-induced hardenings, this herb is used in combination with other herbs to soften and reduce swellings.
Bitter, salty, cold
Liver, Stomach, Kidney