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Shi Yu

鲥鱼
鲥鱼 #

Name

Shi Yu (Reeves Shad)

  1. 鲥鱼
  2. 遲魚
  3. 鰣魚
  4. Reeves Shad
  5. 迟鱼

The Effect of Shi Yu

Property

Sweet, neutral; spleen and lung meridians entered.

Actions

Tonify the spleen and lung, replenish qi.

Indications

Chronic cough, burns and scalds, deep-rooted boil, consumptive disease.

Dosage and Administrations

Cook it for eating. Proper dosage is for external application, applying with oil.

Cautions

Do not take too much. Avoid taking for a long time.