Zhu Sha (Cinnabaris)
The Effect of Chen Sha
Sweet, cold, toxic; heart meridian entered.
Induce sedation and tranquilization, clear heat and relieve toxicity.
Unsteadiness of heart mind, insomnia, palpitation; convulsions, epilepsy; sores and ulcers, sore throat, sores on the oral mucosa.
Dosage and Administrations
Used in powder or pills, 0.1~0.5 g.
Prohibited for overdose and taking for a long period of time. Prohibited for calcined.