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Ai Ye (Mugwort Leaf, Artemisia)

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Warm Ai Ye (Artemisiae Argyi Folium)
Channels:
SP, LIV, KI
Properties:
Bitter, Spicy, Warm
Latin:
Artemisiae Argyi Folium
Chinese:
艾叶
Tone Marks:
ài yè

Actions

  • Warms the Channels and Stops Bleeding
    Stops menstrual and uterine bleeding from deficient cold conditions, for problems such as possible miscarriage.
  • Dispels Cold and Alleviates Pain
    For cold caused dysmenorrhea and abdominal pain.
  • Calms the Fetus
    For Restless Fetus Syndrome.
  • Relieves asthma, cough, and resolves phlegm
    For asthma and cough.

Contraindications and Cautions

  • Yin deficiency or heat in the blood

Herb-Drug Interactions

  • This section is being researched, and is not completed.

Toxicity and Overdose

  • This section is being researched, and is not completed.

Dosage

  • 3-9 grams.
  • Part Used: Leaves

This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas: