Qiu Shi (Prepared Salt)
The Effect of 秋石
Salty, cold; lung and kidney meridians entered.
Nourish yin and reduce pathogenic fire.
Cough, gonorrhea, spermatorrhea, leukorrhea with reddish discharge, hemoptysis, sore throat, stranguria due to chyluria, choke by food and regurgitation, fever due to yin deficiency.
Dosage and Administrations
Pill or powder, 4.5~9 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for sprinkling.
It is contraindicated for deficiency-cold in spleen and stomach.