Herb 3 of 7 in
Chinese Herb Actions
Drains Fire and Reduces Accumulation
For constipation, headache, dizziness, red eyes, insomnia, and irritability due to heat in the Large Intestine and Liver. This herb can also be used to treat chronic constipation.
- Kills Parasites and Strengthens Digestion
For childhood malnutrition especially as a result of roundworm. Also effective in treating ringworm.
- Used topically for treating burns.
Chinese Herb Contraindications & Cautions
Contraindicated during pregnancy, menstruation, and cold from deficiency of the spleen and stomach.
Chinese Herb Toxicity & Overdose
Chinese Herb Dosage
- 0.3-1.5 grams. Do not take in tea, use in powder or pill form.
- Part used: juice from leaves.
This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas: