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Ye Mu Gua

Ye Mu Gua
Ye Mu Gua #

Name

Ye Mu Gua (Caulis et Folium Stauntoniae)

  1. Caulis et Folium Stauntoniae
  2. 野木瓜

The Effect of Ye Mu Gua

Property

Slightly bitter, neutral; liver and stomach meridians entered.

Actions

Dispel wind and alleviate pain, stimulate the circulation of the blood and cause the muscles and joints to relax.

Indications

Headache, toothache, traumatic injury, dysmenorrhea, rheumatic arthritis, low back and leg pain.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 9~15 g, or soaked in wine. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.