Jin Guo Lan
Jin Guo Lan (Arrowshaped Tinospora Root)
The Effect of Jin Guo Lan
Bitter, cold; spleen and kidney meridians entered.
Clear heat and remove toxicity.
Sores and boils, stomachache, appendicitis, mastitis, mumps, acute pharyngitis, tonsillitis, enteritis, stomatitis, bacillary dysentery, aphonia due to hot cough.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 3~9 g, or made into powder, 1~2 g per time. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying or puff through throat.
It is contraindicated for weakness of the spleen and the stomach.