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Diao Gan Chai


Diao Gan Chai (Chinese neillia root)


The drug is the dried root or flower of Neillia sinensis Oliv. (family Rosaceae) , growing on hill slopes, in valleys and woods, distributed in Henan, Gansu, Shaanxi, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Guangdong, Guangxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Guizhou of China.

  1. 钓杆柴
  2. Chinese neillia root

The Effect of Diao Gan Chai


It is used to promote diuresis and dispel dampness, to clear away heat and stop bleeding; for the treatment of edema, hemoptysis.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 30~60 g.