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Rhinoceros Horn

The Effect of Rhinoceros Horn


Sour, salty, cold; liver and heart meridians entered.


Clear heat and cool blood, relieve convulsions and remove toxicity.


Nose bleeding, sores and boils, hematemesis, hematochezia, delirium, mania, macule.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 2.5~10 g, or made into pills and powder. Proper dosage is for external application. Pounded into juice for applying.


It is contraindicated to pregnant women. It is incompatible with Wu Tou and Lei Wan.