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小叶鼠李

Name

Xiao Ye Shu Li (Rhamni Parvifoliae Fructus)

Sources

The drug is the dried ripe fruit of Rhamnus parvifolia Bge. (Family Rhamnacese) , growing on sunny mountain slopes, on grass lands, or in scrubs, and distributed in Heilongjiang, Liaoning, Jilin and Hebei of China.

  1. Xiao Ye Shu Li
  2. Rhamni Parvifoliae Fructus
  3. 琉璃枝

The Effect of 小叶鼠李

Property

Bitter, cool, slightly toxic.

Actions

Clear heat and induce diarrhea, remove toxicity and eliminate scrofula.

Indications

Abdominal distention and constipation, externally for scabies, tinea and scrofulas.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 1.5~3 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.