Useful for arthritic conditions by expelling wind-damp and promoting urination. Induces sweat and relieves the exterior - diarrhea, dysentery. Can be used for hemorrhoids, skin infections, psoriasis, leukorrhea and STD's such as gonorrhea and syphilis via the function of eliminating toxic heat. …
Relieve qi stagnation and blood stasis, opens the channels - useful for a range of middle jiao issues involved abdominal pain, ulcer, dysmenorrhea. Rheumatoid arthritis, other acute traumas, hernias.
Bi Zheng (painful obstruction syndrome) - for arthritic conditions by expelling wind-damp and opening the channels. Arthritis, bone pain, fractures, sciatica. Also known as yi tiao gen (moghania).
Clears heat in the lungs - sore throat, cough, asthma, mastitis. Damp heat related rheumatoid arthritis, jaundice, pain and/or swelling in the eyes.