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Pig's toenail

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Zhu Ti Jia (Pig's toenail)

  1. 猪蹄甲
  2. Zhu Ti Jia
  3. 豬蹄甲

The Effect of Pig's toenail


Salt, slightly cold; stomach and large intestine meridians entered.


Resolve phlegm, relieve asthma, remove toxicity and promote tissue regernation.


Anal fistula, hernia, periappendicular abscess, chiblain, favus of the scalp, asthma with cough.

Dosage and Administrations

Stir-bake it into charcoal, and then pound ito powder. 3~9 g of the powder is for oral taking, or made into pills and powder. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying.