Sheng Ma (Large Trifoliolious Bugbane Rhizome); Cimicifuga Rhizome; Cimicifuga Heracleifolia
Literally meaning, "Ascending Hemp," Sheng Ma is an exterior releasing herb. Similar to Chai Hu and Ge Gen, Sheng Ma seeks to clear heat and raise Yang Qi in the body.
Pungent, sweet and slightly cold
Spleen, Lung, Large Intestine, Stomach