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Bian Dou Ye

扁豆叶
扁豆叶 #

Name

Bian Dou Ye (Leaf of Hyacinth Dolichos)

  1. 扁豆叶
  2. 扁豆葉
  3. Leaf of Hyacinth Dolichos

The Effect of Bian Dou Ye

Property

Pungent, neutral, sweet, slightly toxic; spleen, stomach and heart meridians entered.

Actions

Relieve summer-heat, eliminate dampness, remove toxicity and resolve swelling.

Indications

Sores and boils, snake and insect bites, vomiting and diarrhea caused by summer-heat and damp.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 6~15 g, or pounded into juice. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.