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Bian Dou Hua

扁豆花
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Name

Bian Dou Hua (Flower of Hyacinth Bean)

  1. 扁豆花
  2. Flos Dolichoris
  3. Flower of Hyacinth Bean

The Effect of Bian Dou Hua

Property

Sweet, neutral; spleen, stomach and large intestine meridians entered.

Actions

Relieve summer-heat, resolve dampness, temper the spleen and stomach.

Indications

Diarrhea due to summer-heat and damp, leukorrhea with reddish discharge.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~9 g, or pounded into juice or powder. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying.