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水獭肝

水獭肝
水獭肝 #

Name

Shui Ta Gan (Otter Liver)

  1. 水獺肝
  2. Otter Liver
  3. Shui Ta Gan

The Effect of 水獭肝

Property

Sweet, warm, slightly toxic; liver and kidney meridians entered.

Actions

Tonify yin and eliminate heat, relieve cough and stop bleeding.

Indications

Cough, asthma, night sweat, hemoptysis, night blindness, consumptive disease, hectic fever due to yin-deficiency, hemorrhoidal bleeding.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~6 g, or made into pills or powder.