The Effect of 鎖陽
Sweet, warm; kidney, liver and large intestine meridians entered.
Tonify kidney, invigorate yang, moisten intestine to smooth stool.
Kidney yang deficiency, blood essence deficiency, dryness in intestine and constipation.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 5~15 g.
It is contraindicated in cases of yin deficiency with effulgent fire, diarrhea due to spleen deficiency, constipation of excess heat type.