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Umbilical Cord

Qi Dai
Qi Dai #

Name

Qi Dai (Umbilical Cord)

  1. Qi Dai
  2. 臍帶
  3. 脐带

The Effect of Umbilical Cord

Property

Sweet, salty, warm; heart, lung and kidney meridians entered.

Actions

Tonify qi and blood, warm the kidney and promote respiration.

Indications

Qi and blood deficiency, thin and weak due to asthenic disease, cough and asthma due to deficiency of stomach.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 1~2 Umbilical Cord, or made into pill or powder, 1~3 g.