Category: Clear Heat, Resolve ToxicityTaste: Bitter, Acrid Temperature: Cold Channels: Heart, Liver
Cautions & Contraindications:
- Use with caution for yin-type sores.
Actions & Indications:
- Clears heat and resolves toxicity: for reducing hot swellings, especially for red, swollen eyes; swollen, painful throat and ears, mumps, and snakebite.
- Clears hot sores: used internally and topically (usually fresh) for sores and abscesses, especially of the head and back.