Ban Mao (Cantharides, Mylabris) - Chinese Herbal Medicine
Clinical Usage and Indications
- Attack toxins, wears away sores - used topically for sores, carbuncles, scrofula.
- Breaks up blood stasis, disperses clumps - palpable non-moving masses.
Functional Groups (Click for Summary/Study Notes)
Dosage and Preparation Notes
- Dosage: .03-.06g
Associated Temperature and Taste
Cautions and Contraindications
- Avoid During Pregnancy.
Staff Clinician Notes
There are no additional notes for this herb.
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