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Greater Celandine Herb

Bai Qu Cai
Bai Qu Cai #

Name

Bai Qu Cai (Greater Celandine Herb)

  1. Bai Qu Cai
  2. Herba Chelidonii
  3. 白屈菜

The Effect of Greater Celandine Herb

Property

Bitter, pungent, slightly warm, toxic; lung, heart and kidney meridians entered.

Actions

Ease pain, relieve cough, induce diuresis and remove toxicity.

Indications

Gastrointestinal pain, edema, jaundice, sores and swelling, snake or insect bites.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~6 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into juice or powder for applying.