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Nux Prinsepiae

Rui Ren
Rui Ren #

Name

Rui Ren (Nux Prinsepiae)

  1. Rui Ren
  2. Hedge Prinsepia Nut
  3. 蕤仁

The Effect of Nux Prinsepiae

Property

Sweet, slightly cold; liver meridian entered.

Actions

Dispel wind and heat, tonify the liver and improve eyesight.

Indications

Swelling and pain of eyes, blepharitis ciliaris, photophobia.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~10 g. Proper dosage is for external application, decocted for washing or made ointment.