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Cherokee Rose Root

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Jin Ying Gen (Cherokee Rose Root)

  1. 金樱根
  2. Jin Ying Gen
  3. 金櫻根

The Effect of Cherokee Rose Root


Sour, astringent, neutral; kidney and large intestine meridians entered.


Induce astringency and arrest discharge, stop bleeding and astringe wound, activate blood, alleviate pain and kill parasites.


Traumatic injury, burns, toothache, stomachache, rheumatic arthritis, diarrhea, dysentery, enuresis, spermatorrhea, hemoptysis, hematochezia, metrorrhagia and metrostaxis, morbid leucorrhea, rectocele, sores and boils, chyluria, ascariasis, hysteroptosis, bone stuck in throat.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 15~20 g. Proper dosage is for external application. Pounded into powder for applying or decocted for washing.