Mao Xiang (Rhizoma Hierochloes Odoratae))
The drug is the dried rhizome and whole herb of Hierochloe odorata (L.) Beauv. (family Gramineae), growing on shady hill-slopes or wet grass-fields, distributed in Inner Mongolia, Shaanxi, Gansu, Shanxi, Shandong of China.
The Effect of Rhizoma Hierochloes Odoratae
It is used to cool blood and stop bleeding, clear away heat and induce diuresis; for the treatment of hematemesis, hematuria, edema due to nephritis, stranguria of heat type.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 30~60 g.