Mang Xiao 芒硝
Properties: Salty, Bitter, Cold.
Channels: Stomach, Large intestine.
Functions and indications: Purgative, relieve constipation, soften hardness, moisten dryness, clear fire reduce swelling. Used for fever due to excess with food stagnation, fullness in the abdomen with distending pain, dry faeces, intestinal abscess with swelling pain. Externally used for acute mastitis, hemorrhoids' with swelling pain.
Usage and dosage: 6～12g, usually placed inside finished decoction and allowed to dissolve. Externally used in appropriate amounts.
Caution: Used with caution in pregnant women. Not to be used with Liu Huang and San Leng
100g/ bottle - Highly Concentrated Herbal Granule Extract