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Herba Aeschynomenes Indicae

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He Meng (Common Aeschynomene Herb)

  1. 合萌
  2. Common Aeschynomene Herb
  3. He Meng
  4. Tian Zao Jiao
  5. 田皂角

The Effect of Herba Aeschynomenes Indicae


Sweet, bitter, cold; lung and stomach meridians entered.


Clear heat and eliminate dampness, dispel wind and improve vision, promote lactation.


Heat stranguria, bloody stranguria, swelling and pain of eyes, rheumatic arthritis, sores and boils, night blindness, nebula, edema, diarrhea, oligogalactia.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 15~30 g. Proper dosage is for external application. Pounded for applying or decocted for washing.