Clear Heat, Resolve ToxicityTaste: Bitter Temperature: Cold Channels: Stomach, Spleen
Cautions & Contraindications:
- Caution should be exercised if the substance is prescribed for patients with poor liver function. Beware of allergic hypersensitivity.
Actions & Indications:
- Clears heat, resolves fire toxicity, expels wind, and dries dampness: for wind-heat or damp-heat sores, carbuncles and rashes. These are characterized by much pus or leaking of a yellow fluid, moist skin, and pruritus. Aso used (only in combination) for damp-heat jaundice or painful obstruction.
- Clears damp-heat, stops itching: for vaginal pruritis with discharge.