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Channels:
ST

Properties:
Bitter, Cold, Slightly Toxic

A&I:
* Induces vomiting to relieve phlegm-heat or retained food: phlegm heat that is constrained in the chest and manifests as seizures, mania, apinful obstruction of throat, wheezing, irritability, and/or insomnia. Also used for retained food in the stomach with distention & pain of the chest & epigastrium

- Dispels damp-heat & relieves jaundice:
given intranasally for recalcitrant jaundice of the face & eyes along with headaches in patients with damp constitutions (headaches & nasal congestion)
Gua Di
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Channels:
LIV, LU, ST

Properties:
Spicy, Bitter, Cold, Toxic

A&I:
* Induces vomiting to treat wind-phlegm

- Kills parasites & stops itching: external use for scabies, ringworm, & lice

C&C:
- substance is toxic - use with UTMOST caution.
- debilitated
- recent blood loss
- pregnancy
- incompatible: shao yao, xi xin, ren shen, dan shen, dang shen, sha shen, ku shen

Dosage: up to 0.9g in pills & powders
- topical use ground into powder & mix w/ oil.
Li Lu
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