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Yu Bai Pi (Siberian elm bark)

  1. 榆白皮
  2. Siberian elm bark
  3. 榆皮
  4. 榆根白皮
  5. 榆树皮
  6. 榆樹皮

The Effect of Yu Bai Pi


Sweet, neutral; lung, spleen and bladder meridians entered.


Induce diuresis, treat stranguria, eliminate phlegm, resolve swelling and remove toxicity.


Insomnia, sore and boils, scabies, difficult urination, favus of the scalp, leucorrhea, stranguria with turbid discharge, cough with excessive phlegm, internal haemorrhage, external haemorrhage, retension of dead fetus.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 9~15 g, or made into powder. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying or decocted for washing.


It is contraindicated in case of deficiency cold in the stomach.