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Microlepia marginata

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Bian Yuan Lin Gai Jue (Microlepia marginata)


The drug is the dried or fresh entise herb of Polygonum caespitosum BL. (family Polygonaceae), growing in woods, roadsides or along creek, and distributed chiefly in Middle southern China, East China and Shanxi, Gansu, Sichuan, Yunnan, Guizhou.

  1. 边缘鳞盖蕨
  2. Bian Yuan Lin Gai Jue

The Effect of Microlepia marginata


Clear heat and remove toxicity, expel wind and activate collaterals.


Sores and boils, traumatic injury, rheumatic arthritis.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 9~15 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.