Herb 9 of 15 in Herbs that Tonify Yin
Ramulus Loranthi Seu Visci
sāng jì shēng
- Tonifies Liver and Kidneys, Strengthens Sinews and Bones, Expels Wind-Dampness
Treats soreness and pain in the lower back, knees and joints. Especially for elderly patients with Yin deficiency symptoms including chronic low back and knee pain, weakness and soreness, joint pain, as well as atrophy of the sinews and joints.
- Calms Fetus
For restless fetus along with possible back pain and bleeding
- Nourishes Blood
For dry scaly skin due to blood deficiency
Contraindications and Cautions
- This section is being researched, and is not completed.
Toxicity and Overdose
- None Noted. Possible allergic reactions include papular rash and pruritus
- 10-20 grams (Chen)
- 9-15 grams (Bensky)
This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas: