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E Bu Shi Cao

E Bu Shi
E Bu Shi #

Name

E Bu Shi Cao (Small Centipeda Herb)

  1. 鵝不食
  2. 鵝不食草
  3. Herba Centipedae
  4. 鹅不食草
  5. Small Centipeda Herb
  6. 鹅不食

The Effect of E Bu Shi Cao

Property

Pungent, warm; liver and lung meridians entered.

Actions

Dispel wind and dissipate cold, remove nebula.

Indications

Cold, nebula, cold asthma, pharyngitis, amebic dysentery, malaria, pertussis,nasal polyp, boils, traumatic injury, nasosinusitis.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 5~9 g, or pounded into juice. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying or puff through nose.