Lu Lu Tong (Beautiful Sweetgum Fruit)
The Effect of Fructus Liquidambaris
Bitter, neutral; liver and kidney meridians entered.
Dispel wind and dredge meridians, promote diuresis and eliminate dampness.
Amenorrhea, stomachache, edema, abdominal distension, hypogalactia, muscular constricture in hands and feet, arthritis, anal fistula, sores and boils, tinea and eczema.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 3~10 g or stir-bake it into charcoal. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying.
It is contraindicated to pregnant women.