SHUI ZHI
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Hirudo Medicinal

Nomenclature

SHUI ZHI
水蛭
Hirudo Medicinal
Other Names

Leech''

Medicinal


Properties:

Salty Bitter
Liver / LR


Dosage and Toxicity

Slightly Toxic
3 - 6 gm


Functions

Breaks up and eliminates blood stasis (amenorrhea, palpable masses, trauma)


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Footnotes: Dry fry

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