Hong Qu (Red Yeast Rice)
The Effect of 红曲
Sweet, warm; liver, spleen, stomach and large intestine meridians entered.
Activate blood and resolve blood stasis, tonify the spleen and promote digestion.
Traumatic injury, food stagnation, abdominal pain due to blood stasis, bloody purulent stool, prolonged lochiorrhoea after delivery.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 6~15 g, or made into pill or powder. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.
It is contraindicated for spleen-yin deficiency and people without food stagnation and blood stasis.