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Sanguis Trionycis


Bie Xie (Soft-shelled turtle blood)

  1. 鳖血
  2. 团鱼血
  3. Bie Xie
  4. Soft-shelled turtle blood
  5. 鱉血
  6. 團魚血

The Effect of Sanguis Trionycis


Sweet, salt, neutral; liver meridian entered.


Tonify yin, clear heat, activate blood and dredge meridians.


Rectocele, facial paralysis, hypochondriac pain, low-grade fever caused by yin deficiency, hectic fever caused by consumptive disease.

Dosage and Administrations

Drink the fresh, 20~100ml, or made into pills. Proper dosage is for external application, applying on the affected area.