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紅娘蟲

红娘虫
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Name

Hong Niang Chong (Huechys)

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The Effect of 紅娘蟲

Property

Bitter, neutral, toxic.

Actions

Counteract toxic pathogen, disperse blood stasis, break the stagnation.

Indications

Scrofula, tinea and sores for external application; amenorrhea due to blood stasis, lyssodexis for oral administration.

Dosage and Administrations

Stir-bake it to make pills and powder. Proper dosage is for external application. Pounded into powder for applying.

Cautions

It is contraindicated to pregnant women and weak people.