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Han Shui Shi (Calcitum)

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Cold Han Shui Shi (Calcitum)
Channels:
HT, ST, KI
Properties:
Spicy, Salty, Cold
Latin:
Calcitum
Chinese:
寒水石
Tone Marks:
hán shuĭ shí
Translation:
Cold Water Stone

Actions

  • Drains Heat and Fire
    For febrile diseases with thirst, fever, and a yellow tongue coating. Also for Summerheat with the above symptoms.
  • Used for Burns and Sores
    For ulcers in the mouth, to relieve sore throat or swollen tonsils, and used topically for burns and scalds.

Contraindications and Cautions

  • Caution in cases without true heat, or in cases of cold from deficiency of the spleen and stomach.

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

  • 9-30 grams.

This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas: