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穿山甲

Chuan Shan Jia Pian
Chuan Shan Jia Pian #

Naming

Chuan Shan Jia (Squama Manitis)

  1. Chuan Shan Jia
  2. Pangolin Scales
  3. Squama Manitis

The Effect of 穿山甲

Property

Salty, slightly cold; liver and stomach meridians entered.

Actions

Activate blood and dispel stasis, dredge meridians and promote lactation, resolve swelling and expel pus.

Indications

Mass, amenorrhea due to stasis, wind-damp arthralgia, lactation blockage, abscess, swelling and sore, scrofula.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~10 g. Make powder and take 1~1.5 g.

Cautions

Use with cautions for the pregnant women.