Di Tao Hua
Di Tao Hua (Root or herb of Rose Mallow)
The Effect of Di Tao Hua
Sweet, neutral, pungent; lung and spleen meridians entered.
Expel wind and eliminate dampness, clear heat and remove toxicity.
Cold with fever, hematemesis, traumatic bleeding, edema, dysentery, stranguria, leucorrhea, sores and boils, rheumatic arthritis.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 30~60 g, or pounded into juice. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.
It is contraindicated in case of deficiency cold.