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Armadillidium

鼠妇虫
鼠妇虫 #

Name

Shu Fu Chong (pillbug)

  1. 鼠妇虫
  2. 鼠婦蟲
  3. pillbug
  4. Shu Fu Chong

The Effect of Armadillidium

Property

Sour, cool; liver meridian entered.

Actions

Break blood, stimulate the menstrual flow and promote diuresis.

Indications

Amenorrhea, chronic malaria, difficult urination, abdominal mass.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~6 g, or made into pills or powder. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying.

Cautions

It is contraindicated to pregnant women.