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Wu Gu Chong

五谷虫
五谷虫 #

Name

Wu Gu Chong (Oriental Latrine Fly Larvina)

  1. 五谷虫
  2. Oriental Latrine Fly Larvina
  3. 五谷蟲

The Effect of Wu Gu Chong

Property

Salty, cold; spleen and kidney meridians entered.

Actions

Clear heat and eliminate stagnation.

Indications

Abdominal distension due to malnutrition.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~9 g. Proper dosage is for external application. Pounded into powder for applying.

Cautions

It is contraindicated for deficiency cold.