Forsythia suspensa

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Forsythiae Fructus , the dry fruit of Forsythia suspensa (Thunb.) Vahl in the family Oleaceae, is commonly used for treating many diseases in China, such as allergic rashes, boils, carbuncles, cancers, colds or flu-like symptoms (e.g. fever, chills, and headache), mumps, tonsillitis, urinary tract infections, etc.


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