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Tonify Yang
04-TYA-07

Lurong / Gejie / Yinyanghuo / Bajitian / Duzhong / Gouji / Xuduan / Tusizi / Yizhiren / Zhiheche


CHINESE : XUDUAN
LATIN : Rx Dipsaci Asperi
ENGLISH : Dipsacus
TRIVIAL : Dipsacus

CATEGORY  : Tonify Yang
Properties : Bitter, acrid. Slightly warm
Channels : Ki, Li


ACTIONS
Tonifies Li and Ki, strengthens sinews and bones. Stops uterine bleeding, calms the fetus. Promotes movement of Xue, alleviates pain, generates flesh. Tonifies without causing stagnation.


INDICATIONS
Low Back Pain, stiffness in the joints, weak legs, deficient uterine bleeding, vaginal discharge, restless fetus, bleeding during pregnancy, threatened miscarriage, traumas, external disorders, painful obstructions. Applied topically or taken internally.


CONTRA-INDICATIONS
Anatagonizes Sclerotium Omphaliae Lapidescens/Leiwan

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