Bupleurum is a plant and its root is often used for medicine. It's said to stimulate the cells of the immune system thus making them more efficient. It is also included in many Chinese and Japanese herbal formulas.
It can be used to:
Regulate the menstrual cycle
Relieve blood stagnation in the liver
Help with anxiety and irritability
Some reported side effects are intestinal gas, increased bowel movements, and drowsiness. There’s no official research on the safety of Bupleurum for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Disclaimer: This information is for reference and educational purposes.This is not a replacement for medical advice by a healthcare professional.