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Yue Ji

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Yue Ji #

Name

Yue Ji (Chinese Rose Flower)

  1. Flos Rosae Chinensis
  2. Yue Ji Hua
  3. Chinese Rose Flower
  4. 月季花
  5. 月季

The Effect of Yue Ji

Property

Sweet, warm; liver and kidney meridians entered.

Actions

Activate blood and regulate menstruation, resolve swelling and remove toxicity.

Indications

Traumatic injury, sores and boils, dysmenorrhea, abnormal menstruation, pain due to blood stasis.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~6 g (9~15 g of the fresh product), or soaked in boiling water. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.

Cations

It is contraindicated for deficiency-cold in spleen and stomach and pregnant women. It shouldn’t be taken for a long time.