The Effect of 天竺子
Sour, sweet, neutral, slightly toxic; lung meridian entered.
Relieve cough and resolve phlegm.
Whooping cough, asthma, cough with excessive phlegm.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 6~15 g. Proper dosage is for external application. Pounded into powder for applying.
It is contraindicated in case of cough due to wind-cold.