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Ma Bao

马宝
马宝 #

Name

Horse Bezoar (Ma Bao)

  1. 马宝
  2. Calculus Equi
  3. 馬寶
  4. Horse Bezoar

The Effect of Ma Bao

Property

Sweet, salty, slightly bitter, cool; liver and heart meridians entered.

Actions

Relieve convulsion and resolve phlegm, clear heat and remove toxicity.

Indications

Epilepsy, nose bleeding, hematemesis, sores and boils, delirium.

Dosage and Administrations

Take the powder, 0.3~3 g.

Cautions

It is contraindicated for phlegm-damp with cold stroke.