Ai Ye (Mugwort Leaf, Artemisia)

Ai Ye (Mugwort Leaf, Artemisia)

Herb 1 of 19 in Herbs that Stop Bleeding

Warm Ai Ye (Artemisiae Argyi Folium)
Bitter, Spicy, Warm
Artemisiae Argyi Folium
Tone Marks:
ài yè
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Chinese Herb 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.

Chinese Herb Contraindications & Cautions

  • Yin deficiency or heat in the blood

Herb-Drug Interactions

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Chinese Herb Toxicity & Overdose

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Chinese Herb Dosage

  • 3-9 grams.
  • Part Used: Leaves

This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas:

References Used

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