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Dan Nan Xing

Dan Nan Xing
Dan Nan Xing #

Name

Dan Nan Xing (Arisaema Cum Bile)

  1. 膽南星
  2. Dan Xing
  3. 膽星
  4. Arisaema Cum Bile
  5. 胆南星
  6. 胆星

The Effect of Dan Nan Xing

Property

Bitter, cold; heart, liver and lung meridians entered.

Actions

Clear and resolve heat-phlegm, extinguish wind and calm fright.

Indications

Convulsions due to phlegm-heat, apoplexy, epilepsy, cough due to phlegm-heat.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~6 g or make pill and powder.