Scientific Name: Isatis indigotica
Alternative Name: Isatis root
Part Used: root
In Traditional Chinese Medicine, Ban Lan Gen is a popular herb that reduces common cold symptoms, such as upper airway infections, sore throat, fever, dry cough and similar conditions. Ban Lan Gen is currently under research for its antiviral properties.
In addition to symptoms of the common cold, Ban Lan Gen may help with ulcers and other infections.
Only use when instructed by a TCM professional.