Li Zhi Cao
Li Zhi Cao (Herba Salviae Plebeiae)
The Effect of Li Zhi Cao
Sweet, pungent, cool; lung and stomach meridians entered.
Cool blood and promote diuresis, remove toxicity and kill parasites.
Hematuria, metrorrhagia and metrostaxis, gonorrhea, sore throat, ascites, carbuncle and swelling, hemorrhoid, hematemesis, hemoptysis.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 9~30 g (15~60 g of fresh product), or pounded into juice. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying, or wrung for mouthwash, or decocted for washing.