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Meng Chong

Meng Chong
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Meng Chong (Gadfly)

  1. 虻虫
  2. Gadfly
  3. 虻蟲
  4. Tabanus

The Effect of Meng Chong


Bitter, slightly salty, cool, toxic; liver meridian entered.


Break stagnation, dissipate blood stasis and stimulate the menstrual flow


Abdominal mass, blood stasis due to traumatic injury, amenorrhea.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 1.5~3 g or take the powder, 0.3~0.6 g. It also can be made into pills. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying.


It is contraindicated for qi and blood deficiency, menstrual period and pregnant women.