Fan Bai Cao
Fan Bai Cao (Discolor cinquefoil herb)
The Effect of Fan Bai Cao
Sweet, bitter, neutral.
Clear heat and remove toxicity, stop bleeding and resolve swelling.
Scrofula, sores and boils, dysentery, malaria, pulmonary abscess, hematemesis, hemoptysis, metrorrhagia and metrostaxis.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 10~15 g, or soaked in wine. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying with fresh product or decocted for washing.
It is contraindicated in case of yang-deficiency with cold or cold-deficiency in spleen and stomach.