Japanese knotweed has a Chinese name, so I assume it's used in TCM, too. They often simmer things in tea. I wonder if someone with a TCM background or a TCM website would have this info.
DX'd Lyme & Babesia in 2009
Main symptom: severe large joint inflammation
Full on ABX w Mepron for a year, did nothing
Immunosuppressants for rheumatoid arthritis for 4 years
Peru jungle medicine
Started Buhner protocol June 2017
Started Buhner Babesia treatment (Cryptolepis, Artemisia) November 2017