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Ferrum Squamae

Sheng Tie Luo
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Name

Sheng Tie Luo (Ferrosic Oxide)

  1. Sheng Tie Luo
  2. 鐵屑
  3. Tie Xie
  4. 生铁落
  5. Iron scales
  6. 生鐵落
  7. 铁屑

The Effect of Ferrum Squamae

Property

Pungent, cool; liver and heart meridians entered.

Actions

Soothe the liver and relieve convulsion.

Indications

Sores and boils, palpitation, delirium, panic epilepsy.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 30~60 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying.

Cations

It is contraindicated for liver deficiency.