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蚕茧

蚕茧壳
蚕茧壳 #

Name

Can Jian Ke (Silkworm Cocoon)

  1. 蚕茧壳
  2. 蠶繭殼
  3. Silkworm Cocoon
  4. 蠶繭
  5. Can Jian
  6. Can Jian Ke

The Effect of 蚕茧

Property

Sweet, warm; spleen meridian entered.

Actions

Stop bleeding, relieve thrist, remove toxicity and cure furuncle.

Indications

Urine with blood, sores and boils, diabetes, hematochezia, metrorrhagia, regurgitation.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~10 g, or made into powder. Proper dosage is for external application. Pounded into powder for applying.