Huang Qin (Skullcap Root)
Chinese Herb: Huang Qin (Skullcap Root)
Scutellaria Baicalensi; Scutellariae Radix
Chinese Skullcap Root, also referred to as "Scute", or Scutellaria is classified as an herb that clears heat and dries dampness. As with other herbs in this category, Skullcap is a bitter herb of cold nature. It is also one of the herbs used in San Huang San, or Three Yellow Powder.
Lung, Gallbladder, Stomach, Large Intestine