TOU GU CAO
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Caulis Impatientis

Nomenclature

TOU GU CAO
透骨草
Caulis Impatientis
Other Names

Impatientis


Properties:

Bitter Sweet Acrid
Liver / LR Spleen / SP Kidney / KD


Dosage and Toxicity

10 - 20 gm


Functions

Invigorates the blood and breaks up stasis (external trauma)
Clears heat, eliminates toxins, cools blood and relieves pain (toxic sores and burns apply topically)
Drains damp heat (acute jaundice)


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