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Herba Saussureae Involucratae

Xue Lian Hua
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Xue Lian Hua (Herba Saussureae Involucratae)

  1. Xue Lian Hua
  2. 雪莲花
  3. Snow Lotus Herb
  4. 雪蓮花

The Effect of Herba Saussureae Involucratae


Sweet, bitter, warm; liver, spleen and kidney meridians entered.


Dispel cold and tonify yang, regulate menstruation and stop bleeding.


Impotence, sores and weakness of waist and knees, rheumatic arthritis, abnormal menstruation, traumatic hemorrhage, metrorrhagia and metrostaxis, morbid leucorrhea.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 6~12 g, or soaked in wine. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.


It is contraindicated to pregnant women.Overdosage can cause profuse perspiration.