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Ba Leng Mu

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Name

Ba Leng Mu (Japanese Saussurea Herb)

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  2. Japanese Saussurea Herb

The Effect of Ba Leng Mu

Property

Pungent, bitter, neutral.

Actions

Dispel wind and activate blood.

Indications

Traumatic injury, rheumatic arthritis, leprosy.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 9~15 g, or soaked in wine. Proper dosage is for external application. Pounded for applying or decocted for washing.

Cautions

It is contraindicated in case of qi and blood deficiency.