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Bear Gall

中药 Xiong Dan
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Xiong Dan (Bear Gall)

  1. Xiong Dan
  2. 熊胆
  3. 熊膽
  4. Fel Ursi

The Effect of Bear Gall


Bitter, cold; liver, gallbladder, spleen and stomach meridians entered.


Clear heat and relieve spasm, improve the eyesight and kill parasites.


Jaundice due to damp-heat, nebula, pharyngitis, anal fistula, boils, chancre, pinworm and roundworm, infantile malnutrition, diarrhea due to summer-heat and damp, epilepsy due to heat disease, urine with blood, nasal eczema.

Dosage and Administrations

Take pill or powder, 0.2~0.5 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying or eye drop application.


Its effect can be weakened by Fang Ji, Di Huang.