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Lu Jiao

Lu Jiao
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Lu Jiao (Deerhorn)

  1. Antler
  2. Deerhorn
  3. 鹿角

The Effect of Lu Jiao


Salty, warm; liver and kidney meridians entered.


Promote circulation of blood, resolve swelling and tonify the kidney.


Sores and boils, pain due to blood stasis, lumbago.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 5~10 g or take the powder, 1~3 g per time, or made into pill or powder. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into juice or powder for applying.


It is contraindicated in case of yin deficiency with effulgent fire.