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桃枝

Tao Zhi
Tao Zhi #

Name

Tao Zhi (Peach Twig)

  1. Tao Zhi
  2. Peach Twig

The Effect of 桃枝

Property

Bitter, neutral; heart and liver meridians entered.

Actions

Activate blood and dredge meridians, remove toxicity and kill parasites.

Indications

Traumatic injury, rheumatic arthritis, sores and tinea, stabbing pain in the heart and abdomen.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 9~15 g. Proper dosage is for external application, decocted for washing or gargling.