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Cornu Cervi Degelatinatum

Lu Jiao Shuang
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Lu Jiao Shuang (Cornu Cervi Degelatinatum)

  1. Lu Jiao Shuang
  2. 鹿角霜

The Effect of Cornu Cervi Degelatinatum


Astringent, salty, warm; liver and kidney meridians entered.


Warm the kidney and tonify yang, astringe to stop bleeding.


Vomiting, poor appetite, loose stool, soreness and pain in lumbar and knees, leucorrhea, frequent urination, enuresis, metrorrhagia and metrostaxis, impotence, deficiency-cold in spleen and stomach.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 5~10 g, or made into pill or powder. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for sprinkling.


It is contraindicated in case of yin deficiency with effulgent fire.