Zha Jiang Cao
Zha Jiang Cao (Herba Oxalidis Corniculatae)
The Effect of Zha Jiang Cao
Sour, cold; large intestine and small intestine meridians entered.
Clear heat and promote diuresis, cool blood and dissipate blood stasis, resolve swelling and remove toxicity.
Diarrhea, dysentery, jaundice, nose bleeding, sore throat, hematemesis, measles, traumatic injury, sores and boils, leukorrhea with reddish discharge, scabies, gonorrhea, rectocele, burns and scalds.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 9~15 g, or 30~60 g with the fresh product, or made into powder or pounded into juice for drinking. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying or decocted for mouthwash.