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猕猴骨

猕猴骨
猕猴骨 #

Name

Mi Hou Gu (Macaque Bone)

  1. 獼猴骨
  2. Macaque Bone
  3. Mi Hou Gu

The Effect of 猕猴骨

Property

Sour, neutral; liver and heart meridians entered.

Actions

Expel wind and eliminate dampness, relieve convulsion and prevent malaria.

Indications

Rheumatic arthritis, infantile convulsions, fever due to malaria, numb limbs.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~9 g, or made into pills or powder, or soaked in wine.

Cautions

It is contraindicated to people without yin deficiency and damp-heat.