Bamboo Shavings, also known as Zhu Ru, is a traditional Chinese herb that is used to treat a variety of health conditions. According to TCM principles, it is used to clear pathogenic heat from the lung, resolve fire in the gall bladder and stomach, and resolve phlegm-heat. It is also used to treat excess-type conditions and blood-heat, and deficiency patterns. It has a slightly cold property and a sweet taste. It is used to treat issues related to the lung, stomach, and gall bladder channels.