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Mussel

淡菜
淡菜 #

Name

Dan Cai (Mussel)

  1. 淡菜
  2. Mytilussiccus
  3. 海红
  4. Dried mussel
  5. Dan Cai
  6. 壳菜

The Effect of Mussel

Property

Sweet, salt, warm; liver and kidney meridians entered.

Actions

Tonify the liver and kidney, replenish essence and blood, dissipate goiter and tumor.

Indications

Weakness and thinness caused by consumptive disease, dizziness, leucorrhea, abdominal mass, lumbago, impotence, hematemesis, goiter and tumor, uterine bleeding, night sweat.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 15~30 g, or made into pills and powder.