LU RONG
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Cornu Cervi Pantotrichum

Nomenclature

LU RONG
鹿茸
Cornu Cervi Pantotrichum
Other Names

Deer Antler''

Cervi Pantotrichum


Properties:

Sweet Salty
Kidney / KD Liver / LR


Dosage and Toxicity

1 – 2 gm
Usually powdered and decocted separately


Functions

Tonifies Kidney / KD Yang and Replenishes Kidney / KD Jing (impotence, Infertility, leucorrhea)
Nourish Blood, Ren, and Chong (severe anemia from Kidney / KD Jing Deficiency)
Strengthens sinews and bones
Delayed healing of Broken or fractured Bones
Topically used for healing chronic Yin Sores


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Footnotes: Contra indicated for yin deficient heat, phlegm heat in Lung / LU, and excess heat stagnation

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