Pinyin: jin qian cao
ENGLISH NAME: Lysimachia
LATIN NAME: Lysimachiae Herba
Properties: sweet, salty, cool
Channels Entered: Urinary Bladder, Gallbladder, Kidney, Liver
CHINESE THERAPEUTIC ACTIONS
1. Clears Damp-Heat and Treats Dysuria
2. Clears Damp-Heat from the Liver and Gallbladder
3. Clears Heat and Eliminates Toxins
15 to 30 grams. The maximum dosage for Jin Qian Cao is 60 grams.
CAUTIONS I CONTRAINDICA TIONS
• Prescribe Jin Qian Cao cautiously for patients who have diarrhea due to Spleen deficiency.