Ma Qian Zi
Ma Qian Zi (Semen Strychni)
The Effect of Ma Qian Zi
Bitter, cold, strongly toxic; liver and spleen meridians entered.
Activate blood and dredge collateral, alleviate pain, dissipate nodulation and resolve swelling.
Traumatic injuries, abscess, deep rooted carbuncle, swelling and pain, stubborn wind-damp arthralgia, numbness and paralysis.
Dosage and Administrations
Processed for oral taking and made pill and powder. 0.3~0.6 g daily. Grind into powder and use a suitable dose externally.
It is with strong toxicity. Do not use unprocessed, overuse or use for a long time orally. Do not apply on large region externally. It is prohibited for the pregnant and weak.