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灯盏细辛

Deng Zhan Xi Xin
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Name

Deng Zhan Xi Xin (Herba Erigerontis)

  1. Deng Zhan Xi Xin
  2. 燈盞細辛
  3. Herba Erigerontis

The Effect of 灯盏细辛

Property

Pungent, slightly bitter, warm; liver and heart meridians entered.

Actions

Activate blood, dredge meridians to alleviate pain, dispel wind and cold.

Indications

Headache, toothache, rheumatic arthritis, apoplexy, hemiplegia, angina pectoris.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 9~15 g, or pounded into powder to steam with egg. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.