Herbs that benefit
urination and drain dampness transform accumulated dampness
or fluid into urine. Some of these
herbs also clear heat and drain dampness. These
herbs are sweet or tasteless, neutral or slightly cold, and are indicated in
dysuria, edema, urinary tract disorders, phlegm-damp, jaundice and eczema.
All of these herbs should be used with caution in cases with deficiency
of Yin and body fluids.