Danshen Root (Salvia Miltiorrhiza Bge.) Medicinal Properties and Actions
1. Medicinal Properties: Bitter in flavor, slightly cold in nature and attributive to the heart, pericardium and liver meridians.
2. Actions: Promote blood circulation to remove blood stasis, regulate menstruation to relieve pain, cool the blood to relieve carbuncle, and clear away heat from the heart and tranquilize the mind.