Botanical Name: Cyathulae Radix
Chinese Name: ???
Category: Invigorate the Blood
Taste: Sweet, Bitter
Channels Entered: Liver, Kidney
Cautions & Contraindications:
- Contraindicated during pregnancy or in those with excessive menstruation.
Actions & Indications:
- Invigorates the blood and unblocks the menses: for blood stasis leading to dysmenorrhea or amenorrhea, as well as for pain due to trauma.
- Expels wind, drains dampness: for wind-dampness, especially of the lower back, and atrophy and spasms of the lower extremities. Also for painful urinary dribbling.