XU DUAN
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Radix Dipsaci Asperi

Nomenclature

XU DUAN
續斷
Radix Dipsaci Asperi
Other Names

Dipsaci Asperi


Properties:

Bitter Sweet Acrid
Liver / LR Kidney / KD


Dosage and Toxicity

10 – 20 gm
max 30 gm


Functions

Tonifies the Liver / LR / LV / LVand Kidney / KD (nourish the muscles and tendons in lower extremities)
Calm the fetus and stop uterine bleeding
Invigorates the blood circulation and strengthens the tendons and bones (trauma)
Reduces swelling, abscess and sores


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Footnotes: milder tonification and stronger blood moving than Du Zhong

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