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Yang Cong

洋葱
洋葱 #

Name

Yang Cong (Onion)

  1. 洋葱
  2. 洋蔥
  3. Onion

The Effect of Yang Cong

Property

Sweet, slightly pungent, warm; liver, spleen, stomach and lung meridians entered.

Actions

Relax the intestines, regulate qi, harmonize the stomach, strengthen the spleen, dispel wind-cold, promote digestion.

Indications

Poor appetite, indigestion, hypertension, affection of exotenous wind-cold without sweat, dysentery, hyperlipidemia, nasal obstruction.

Dosage and Administrations

Eat the raw, or cook it for eating. Proper dosage for external application, pounded for applying.