Zhusha

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Calm Spirit, Settle and Stabilize Ht
13-CSSH-03

Longgu / Muli / Zhusha

Cinnabaris/ Zhusha


CHINESE : ZHUSHA
LATIN : Cinnabaris
ENGLISH : Cinnabaris
TRIVIAL : Vermillion Sand / HgS2

CATEGORY : Calm spirit, Settle Ht, Stabilize Ht
Properties : Sweet. Cool. Toxic
Channels : Ht


ACTIONS
Sedates Ht, calms Spirit / Shen*, clears Heat, relieves toxicity, prevents putrefaction, expels Phlegm and clears Heat.
Poisonous: mercurysulfite (Hg2S3), "preserving immortality".


INDICATIONS
Very jumpy,-anxious, serious Ht palpitations ("Ht is falling out"), insomnia, convulsions, psychiatric disorders: delusions.
Patterns of Heat excess, hot Phlegm, Xue xu. Wind-Phlegm-dizziness and Lu heat


CONTRA-INDICATIONS
Not to be used in large amounts or longterm. Do not heat.


FORMULAS
An Gong Niu Huang Wan

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