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He Geng

He Geng
He Geng #

Name

He Geng (Lotus Petiole)

  1. 荷葉梗
  2. He Ye Geng
  3. 荷叶梗
  4. Lotus Petiole
  5. 荷梗

The Effect of He Geng

Property

Bitter, neutral; spleen and bladder meridians entered.

Actions

Clear heat and relieve summer-heat, smooth qi and promote diuresis.

Indications

Chest stuffiness due to summer-heat and damp, dysentery, stranguria, diarrhea, morbid leucorrhea.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 9~15 g.