The Effect of Semen Hydnocarpi
Pungent, hot, toxic; liver, spleen and kidney meridians entered.
Dispel wind and eliminate dampness, counteract toxic pathogen and kill parasites.
Lepra, scabies, syphilis.
Dosage and Administrations
It’s made into pill or powder, 0.3~1 g noce for oral administration. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.
It should be used very carefully for oral administration and it is contraindicated for yin deficiency with blood-heat.