False Chinese Swertia Herb
Dang Yao (Herba Swertiae)
The Effect of False Chinese Swertia Herb
Bitter, cold; liver, stomach and large intestine meridians entered.
Clear damp-heat and strengthen the stomach.
Diarrhea, poor appetite, hypochondriac pain, jaundice due to dampness and heat.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 6~12 g, or made into powder. Cut down the dosage for children. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.