The Effect of Herba Sarcandrae
Bitter, pungent, neutral; liver and heart meridians entered.
Clear heat and cool blood, activate blood and dissipate stagnation, dispel wind and dredge meridians.
Purpura, rheumatoid arthritis, traumatic injury.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 9~15 g, or soaked in wine. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying or decocted for washing.
It is contraindicated in case of yin deficiency with effulgent fire and pregnant women.