The Effect of Herba Siphonostegiae
Bitter, cold; spleen, stomach, liver and gallbladder meridians entered.
Activate blood and remove stasis, stimulate the menstrual flow and alleviate pain, cool blood to stop bleeding, clear heat and promote diuresis.
Traumatic injury, jaundice due to dampness and heat, abdominal distension due to edema, abdominal mass, amenorrhea, abnormal menstruation, dysentery with bloody stool, urine with blood, leukorrhagia, pain due to blood stasis after delivery.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 6~9 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.
It is contraindicated to pregnant women.