Niu Jin Guo (Radix Harrisoniae Perforatae)
The drug is the dried or fresh root or leaf of Harrisonia perforate (Bl.) Merr. (Family Simaroubaceae), growing on mountain slopes, in forests and scrubs on mountainous areas, and distributed in Guang dong and Hainan of China.
The Effect of Radix Harrisoniae Perforatae
Bitter, cold; lung and liver meridians entered.
Clear heat and prevent malaria.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 10~15 g, or double the dosage with the fresh.