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Tu Bei Mu

Tu Bei Mu
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Name

Tu Bei Mu (Rhizome of Paniculate Bolbostemma)

  1. Rhizoma Bolbostemmae
  2. Rhizome of Paniculate Bolbostemma
  3. 土貝母
  4. 土贝母

The Effect of Tu Bei Mu

Property

Bitter, cool; lung and spleen meridians entered.

Actions

Dissipate nodulation and resolve carbuncle and swelling.

Indications

Acute mastitis, scrofula, subcutaneous nodule, sores and boils, snake and insect bites.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 9~30 g, or made into pill or powder. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying or made into plaster.