Plant and Herbs

Asparagus Cochinchinensis root extract for Body

Asparagus cochinchinensis root extract is a traditional Chinese medicine used for treating lung and spleen-related diseases.

What are the benefits of Asparagus Cochinchinensis root extract?

  • It may help with lung Yin deficiency with heat signs in the upper Jiao such as dryness of the mouth.
  • It may help with non-productive cough or productive cough with scanty, viscous, blood-streaked sputum.
  • It may help with kidney Yin deficiency or Jing deficiency due to kidney Yin deficiency with leg atrophy.
  • It may help with lung and kidney Yin deficiency, especially wasting and thirsting disorder(upper, middle, and lower)and consumption with low-grade afternoon fever.
  • It may help with constipation due to dry intestines.


  • Contraindicated for those with diarrhea and anorexia due to spleen deficiency cold.
  • Contraindicated for those with cough due to wind-cold.

Important Note:

There is not much scientific evidence that Asparagus Cochinchinensis root extract can help with the benefits mentioned above and medical conditions. Always consult a doctor before using herbs or any plant extracts.