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Chinese Pholidota Herb

石仙桃
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Name

Shi Xian Tao (Chinese Pholidota Herb)

  1. 石仙桃
  2. Herba Pholidotae Chinensis
  3. Shi Xian Tao

The Effect of Chinese Pholidota Herb

Property

Bitter, slightly sour, cool; lung and kidney meridians entered.

Actions

Clear heat and nourish yin, moisten the lung and remove toxicity.

Indications

Cold, traumatic injury, rheumatic arthritis, cough due to lung heat, chronic osteomyelitis, acute gastroenteritis,hemoptysis.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 9~15 g, or 15~60 g with the fresh product. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying on the affected area.