The Effect of Dogbane Leaf
Sweet, bitter, cool; liver meridian entered.
Clear heat and decrease blood pressure, strengthen the heart and induce diuresis.
Hypertension, heart disease, neurasthenia, abdominal distension due to hepatitis, dropsy due to nephritis.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 3~10 g; soak in hot water as tea drinking alone.
It is contraindicated for chronic convulsion with spleen deficiency.