The Effect of Zao Fan
Sour, cool; liver and spleen meridians entered.
Remove toxicity and eliminate dampness, kill parasites and tonify blood.
Jaundice, infantile malnutrition, chronic diarrhea, hematochezia, anemia; pharyngitis, aphtha, eczema, scabies for external application.
Dosage and Administrations
It shouldn’t be decocted. Take the pills or powder, 0.8~1.6 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying.
It is contraindicated to pregnant women and people with dyspepsia.