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Ba Dou Shuang

巴豆霜
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Name

Ba Dou Shuang (Semen Crotonis Pulveratum)

  1. Seed powder of defatted croton
  2. Semen Crotonis Pulveratum
  3. 巴豆霜

The Effect of Ba Dou Shuang

Property

Pungent, hot, toxic; stomach and large intestines meridians entered.

Actions

Eliminate retained fluid, resolve swelling, eliminate phlegm and relieve sore throat.

Indications

Constipation due to cold accumulation, abdominal edema, sore throat, pharyngitis, difficult urination, indigestion.

Dosage and Administrations

Made into pills or powder, 0.1~0.3 g.

Contraindication

It is contraindicated to pregnant women and it is contraindicated for combining with Qian Niu Zi.