Crispateleaf Ardisia Root
Bai Liang Jin (Crispateleaf Ardisia Root)
The Effect of Crispateleaf Ardisia Root
Bitter, pungent, cool.
Clear heat, eliminate phlegm and dampness, activate blood, remove toxicity.
Jaundice caused by damp-heat, toothache, rheumatic arthritis, dysentery, gonorrhea, swelling and pain of testicles, nephritis with edema, cough caused by lung disease, sore throat, unsmooth expectoration.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 9~15 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying or decocted for washing.
It is contraindicated in case of damp-heat accumulation in the spleen and stomach.