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Herba Procridis Laevigatae

眼睛草
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Name

Yan Jing Cao (Herba Procridis Laevigatae)

Sources

The drug is the dried or fresh entire herb of Procris wightiana Wall.ex Wedd.(family Urticaceae), growing in woods, on rocks or along creek, and distributed in Taiwan, Guangdong, Guangxi, Yunnan and Guizhou of China.

  1. 眼睛草
  2. Yan Jing Cao
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The Effect of Herba Procridis Laevigatae

Actions

It is used to clear heat and remove toxicity, resolve blood stasis and subdue swelling, remove nebula and improve eyesight; for the treatment of inflammatory process of soft tissues of unknown origin, burns and scalds, acute conjunctivitis, skin ulcer, nebula, traumatic injuries and fracture.

Dosage and Administrations

Proper dosage is for external application. Pounded for applying, or decocted and made into eye drops.