Chinese: zhi gan cao
English: prepared licorice root
Pharmaceutical: Glycyrrhizae Radix preparata
Properties: Warm, sweet
Standard Species: Glycyrrhiza uralensis Fisch., Glycyrrhiza inflate Batal., Glycyrrhiza glabra L.
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