The Effect of 万年青
Bitter, slightly sweet, cold, slightly toxic; lung and heart meridians entered.
Clear heat and remove toxicity, strengthen the heart and promote diuresis, cool blood and stop bleeding.
Sore throat, sores and boils, edema, abdominal distension, hematemesis, snake and insect bites, cardiac failure, metrorrhagia and metrostaxis, diphtheritis.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 3~9 g, or pounded into juice or soaked in wine. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying with fresh product or pounded into juice for applying. or decocted for washing.
It is contraindicated to pregnant women. Overdosage can cause side effect.