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Herba Salviae Chinensis

Shi Jian Chuan
Shi Jian Chuan #

Name

Shi Jian Chuan (Chinese Sage Herb)

  1. Shi Jian Chuan
  2. 石見穿
  3. Chinese Sage Herb
  4. 石见穿

The Effect of Herba Salviae Chinensis

Property

Bitter, pungent, slightly cold; liver and spleen meridians entered.

Actions

Activate blood and resolve stagnation, clear heat and promote diuresis, dissipate nodulation and resolve swelling.

Indications

Scrofula, carbuncle and swelling, hepatitis, dysphagia, asthma due to excessive phlegm, leucorrhea with reddish discharge.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 6~15 g, or pounded into juice. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.