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Soft-shelled turtle blood

Name

Bie Xie (Soft-shelled turtle blood)

  1. 鳖血
  2. 團魚血
  3. 鱉血
  4. Sanguis Trionycis
  5. Bie Xie
  6. 团鱼血

The Effect of Soft-shelled turtle blood

Property

Sweet, salt, neutral; liver meridian entered.

Actions

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

Indications

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.