Herb 11 of 19 in Herbs that Regulate the Qi
Radix Linderae Strychnifoliae
- Moves Qi and Relieves Pain
Relieves cold and pain in the chest, abdomen, epigastric region and hypochondriac region. Also treats abdominal distension, bulging disorders and menstrual pain.
- Warms the Kidneys, Disperses Cold
Treats urinary frequency or incontinence along with possible weak low back with cold and soreness, pale complexion, fatigue, spermatorrhea, and profuse vaginal discharge that is clear.
Contraindications and Cautions
- Do not use on patients with Qi and/or Blood deficiency or Interior Heat
- This section is being researched, and is not completed.
Toxicity and Overdose
- Overdose should be avoided along with long term use
- 3-10 grams in decoction (Chen)
- 3-9 grams in decoction (Bensky)
This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas: