Lophatheri Herba

Dan Zhu Ye

Dan Zhu Ye

Category: Herbs that Clear Heat & Drain Fire

Taste: Sweet, Bland
Temperature: Cold
Channels: Stomach, Heart, Small Intestine

Dosage: 6-9

Cautions & Contraindications:

  • None

Actions & Indications:

  • Clears heat and eliminates irritability: for heat patterns with irritability and thirst. Also used for mouth sores and swollen, painful gums due to heat in the Heart or Stomach channels.
  • Promotes urination and clears damp heat: for rough, scanty, painful urination. Especially useful for heat in the Small Intestine channel with the above symptoms plus irritability and a dark red tip on the tongue.