Liu Ji Nu (Diverse Wormwood Herb)
The Effect of 劉寄奴
Bitter, warm; heart and spleen meridians entered.
Break blood and stimulate the menstrual flow, astringe the wound and resolve swelling.
Traumatic injury, sores and boils, amenorrhea, abdominal mass, postpartum blood stasis, bleeding due to incised wound, abdominal distension.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 5~10 g, or made into powder. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.
It is contraindicated for qi and blood deficiency and spleen deficiency with diarrhea.