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Root of clammy hopseedbush


Che Sang Zi Gen (Radix Dodonaeae Viscosae)


The drug is the root of Dodonaea viscose (L.) Jacq. (Family Sapindaceae), growing in arid hillslopes, in scrubs or coasts, distributed in Fujian, Taiwan, Hainan, Guangdong, Guangxi, Sichuan and Yunnan of China.

  1. 车桑子根
  2. Radix Dodonaeae Viscosae
  3. Che Sang Zi Gen

The Effect of Root of clammy hopseedbush


Bitter, cold.


Purge fire and remove toxicity.


Root is used for wind toxin streaming sore and toothache.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 15~30 g, or 30~60 g of the fresh.