Tai Bai Bei Mu (Taipei fritillary bulb)
The drug is the bulb of Fritillaria taipaiensis P. Y. Li (Family Liliaceae), growing in mountaimous grasslands or along streams, distributed in Qin Mountain area, the southeast of Gansu, the northwest Hubei and northeast of Sichuan of China.
The Effect of Bulbus Fritillariae Taipaiensis
Bitter, slightly cold.
The bulb is used to nourish the lung to relieve cough and resolve phlegm, for the treatment of cough due to yin deficiency, sputum, cough due to lung-heat, bronchitis.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 3~9 g.