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金缕梅

金缕梅
金缕梅 #

Name

Jin Lv Mei (Radix Hamamelis)

Sources

The drug is the dried root of Hamamelis mollis Oliv. (family Hamamelidaceae), growing in shrubs and woods, on valley sides and wood-sides, distributed inSichuan, Hubei, Anhui, Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Guangxi of China.

Constituents

It contains kaempferol, quercetin, astragalin.

  1. Jin Lv Mei
  2. Radix Hamamelis

The Effect of 金缕梅

Actions

It is used to clear away toxic heat; for the treatment of overstrain, severe sores.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 15~30 g, or 60~90 g of the fresh.