The Effect of Radix Plumbaginis Zeylanicae
Pungent, bitter, warm, astringent, toxic.
Dispel wind, eliminate dampness, activate blood and promote the flow of qi, remove toxicity and resolve swelling.
Traumatic injury, sores and boils, scrofula, scabies, snake bites, rheumatic arthritis, amenorrhea, pruritus, hepatosplenomegaly, stomachache.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 9~15 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying or decocted for washing.
It is contraindicated to pregnant women.