Folium Apocyni Veneti
Luo Bu Ma Ye (Dogbane Leaf)
The Effect of Folium Apocyni Veneti
Sweet, bitter, cool; liver meridian entered.
Clear heat and decrease blood pressure, strengthen the heart and induce diuresis.
Hypertension, heart disease, neurasthenia, abdominal distension due to hepatitis, dropsy due to nephritis.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 3~10 g; soak in hot water as tea drinking alone.
It is contraindicated for chronic convulsion with spleen deficiency.