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麝香殼

麝香壳
麝香壳 #

Name

She Xiang Ke (Musk Exodermis)

  1. 麝香壳
  2. 臭子殼
  3. Musk Exodermis
  4. 麝殼
  5. 麝壳
  6. 臭子壳
  7. She Xiang Ke

The Effect of 麝香殼

Property

Pungent, warm; spleen meridian entered.

Actions

Dredge meridians, remove toxicity and resolve swelling.

Indications

Sores and boils, scabies, innominate toxic swelling.

Dosage and Administrations

It is made into powder for oral taking. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded or made into paste for applying.

Cautions

It is contraindicated in case of qi and blood deficiency.