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Chuan Niu Xi

Chuan Niu Xi
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Name

Chuan Niu Xi (Radix Cyathulae)

  1. Medicinal Cyathula Root
  2. 川牛膝
  3. Radix Cyathulae

The Effect of Chuan Niu Xi

Property

Sweet, slightly bitter, neutral; liver and kidney meridians entered.

Actions

Dispel wind and induce diuresis, activate blood and stimulate the menstrual flow.

Indications

Hematuria, amenorrhea, abdominal mass, mazischesis, traumatic injury.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 6~10g or made into pill or powder or soaked in wine.

Cations

It is contraindicated for menorrhagia, pregnancy and spermatorrhea.