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Hong Han Lian

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Hong Han Lian (Herba Hyperici)

  1. 红旱莲
  2. 紅旱蓮
  3. Herba Hyperici
  4. Giant St.John'swort Herb

The Effect of Hong Han Lian


Slightly bitter, cold; liver meridian entered.


Cool blood to stop bleeding, activate blood and regulate the menstruation, clear heat and remove toxicity.


Abnormal menstruation, traumatic bleeding, traumatic injury, malaria, diarrhea, snake bites, eczema, scalds, hematochezia, urine with blood, hematemesis, dysmenorrhea, hepatitis, metrorrhagia and metrostaxis, oligogalactia, cold due to wind-heat, impetigo.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 5~10 g. Proper dosage is for external application. Pounded into powder for applying.