The Effect of Flos Rosae Rugosae
Sweet, slightly bitter, warm; liver and spleen meridians entered.
Regulate the flow of qi, dispel melancholy, activate blood and dissipate blood stasis.
Sores and boils, dysentery, acute mastitis, stomachache due to emotional depression and the hyperactive liver-qi attacking the stomach, irregular menstruation, leucorrhea with reddish discharge, hemoptysis, hematemesis, wandering arthritis.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 3~10 g, or made into paste or soaked in wine.
It is contraindicated in case of yin deficiency with effulgent fire.