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中成药: The 5 Most Useful Chinese Patent Medicines

Posted by Joe from WrittenChinese.Com What is Chinese Herbal Medicine? Chinese herbal medicine has been a tradition for thousands of years.  The first known compilation of medicinal plants and other substances is the 神农本草经 (shénnóng běncǎo jīng) – the Divine Farmer’s Classic of Herbal Medicine, named after the mythical ancient Chinese king 神农 (shénnóng) and dating from around… Read More