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Bie Rou

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Name

Bie Rou (Soft-shelled turtle meat)

  1. 鳖肉
  2. 甲魚
  3. 團魚
  4. Soft-shelled turtle meat
  5. 鱉肉
  6. 甲鱼
  7. 团鱼

The Effect of Bie Rou

Property

Sweet, neutral; liver meridian entered.

Actions

Nourish yin and cool blood, tonify the kidney.

Indications

Scrofula, leucorrhea, chronic malaria, chronic dysentery, uterine bleeding, hectic fever due to yin-deficiency, consumptive disease.

Dosage and Administrations

Cook it for eating, 250~500 g, or made into pills.

Cautions

It is contraindicated to pregnant women.