Shan Nai (Rhizoma Kaempferiae)
The Effect of 山奈
Pungent, warm; stomach meridian entered.
Warm the middle energizer, promote digestion and alleviate pain.
Toothache, traumatic injury, indigestion, cold pain in the abdomen, chest distension.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 3~6 g, or made into pill or powder. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying or puffing through nose.
It is contraindicated for yin deficiency with anemia and stomach fire.