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Ternate Grape Fern Herb

阴地蕨
阴地蕨 #

Name

Yin Di Jue (Ternate Grape Fern Herb)

  1. 阴地蕨
  2. Herba Botrychii
  3. 陰地蕨
  4. Yin Di Jue

The Effect of Ternate Grape Fern Herb

Property

Slightly bitter, cool; lung and liver meridians entered.

Actions

Clear heat and remove toxicity, dissipate nodulation.

Indications

Infantile convulsions, whooping cough, scrofula, nebula, snake and insect bites, infantile bronchitis, hemoptysis due to tuberculosis.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 6~12 g, or 15~30 g of the fresh product. Proper dosage is for external application. Pounded into powder for applying.

Cautions

It is contraindicated to weak people or people with deficiency cold and diarrhea.