The Effect of Gadfly
Bitter, slightly salty, cool, toxic; liver meridian entered.
Break stagnation, dissipate blood stasis and stimulate the menstrual flow
Abdominal mass, blood stasis due to traumatic injury, amenorrhea.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 1.5~3 g or take the powder, 0.3~0.6 g. It also can be made into pills. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying.
It is contraindicated for qi and blood deficiency, menstrual period and pregnant women.