Xi Gua Cui Yi (Exocarpium Citrulli)
The Effect of 西瓜翠衣
Sweet, bland, cool; heart, stomach and bladder meridians entered.
Clear summer-heat and promote diuresis.
Edema, polydipsia due to summer-heat, oliguria and dark urine, ulceration in the mouth.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 9~30 g, or made into powder. Stir-bake it into charcoal and then pound into powder for external application.