Da Li Hua (Dahliae Tuber)
The drug is the root tuber of Dahlia pinnata Cav. (Family Compositae), originally growing in Mexico, cultivated all over China.
The Effect of Da Li Hua
Pungent,sweet, neutral; liver meridian entered.
Clear heat and remove toxicity, dissipate blood stasis and alleviate pain.
Dental caries and toothache, traumatic injury, sores and boils, mumps.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 6~15 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.