Xiao Ye Shu Li (Rhamni Parvifoliae Fructus)
The drug is the dried ripe fruit of Rhamnus parvifolia Bge. (Family Rhamnacese) , growing on sunny mountain slopes, on grass lands, or in scrubs, and distributed in Heilongjiang, Liaoning, Jilin and Hebei of China.
The Effect of Rhamni Parvifoliae Fructus
Bitter, cool, slightly toxic.
Clear heat and induce diarrhea, remove toxicity and eliminate scrofula.
Abdominal distention and constipation, externally for scabies, tinea and scrofulas.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 1.5~3 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.