Du Heng (Herba Asari Forbesii)
The Effect of Du Heng
Pungent, warm, slightly toxic; lung and kidney meridians entered.
Dispel wind and dissipate cold, alleviate pain, eliminate phlegm and relieve cough.
Headache due to wind-cold, rheumatic arthritis, phlegm and retained fluid, cough with asthma for oral administration; toothache for external application.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 1~3 g. Proper dosage is for external application. Pounded into powder for applying on the affected area.