Niu Bnag Chinese Herbal Medicine Burdock root slice Arctium Lappa Root
Burdock root, the name of traditional Chinese medicine. It is the root of Arctium lappa L. Burdock distributed in Northeast, northwest, Central South, southwest and Hebei, Shanxi, Shandong, Jiangsu, Anhui, Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Guangxi and other places. It has the effect of dispersing wind heat and disinfecting swelling. It is commonly used for wind heat, cold, headache, cough, heat toxin, swelling of face, sore throat, swollen gingiva, rheumatic arthralgia, mass of scrofula, carbuncle, Vickers, hemorrhoids and anal prolapse. It is often cultivated. In the wild, most of them live on roadsides, ditches, wastelands, hillsides, sunny meadows, woods and villages.
Distributed in Northeast, northwest, Central South, southwest and Hebei, Shanxi, Shandong, Jiangsu, Anhui, Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Guangxi and other places. Spindle shaped, fleshy and erect. The skin is dark brown with wrinkles and yellowish white inside. It tastes bitter and sticky.
Dispersing wind heat, disinfecting swelling.
It is used for cold, headache, cough, swelling of hot poisonous surface, swelling of throat, swelling of gingiva, rheumatism and arthralgia, and accumulation of lump, carbuncle, furuncle and sores, hemorrhoids anorectal removal.
1. When the heat does not subside, irritable thirsty, limb weakness, can not eat: Burdock Root mash juice, take a small cup（《 Sheng Hui Fang)
2. Heat treatment, fidgety trance: Burdock Root mash juice a liter. After eating, it is divided into three parts（《 Food Doctor mood)
3. Treatment of head and face swelling, internal attack of heat toxin wind, or red swelling of hands and feet, touching pain: wash and grind the root of Arctium lappa, decoct it into paste with wine, spread it on paper, stick it on the swelling place, still adjust it with hot wine, once take it, the swelling will relieve pain（《 Doumen Square)
4. For the treatment of heat swelling in the larynx: the rat adheres to the root (cuts) one liter. Take five liters of water, boil three liters and take three or four servings at different temperatures. Avoid garlic and noodles（《 The secret record of Yannian)
5.Treatment of children pharyngeal swelling: Burdock Root tamping juice, fine pharynx（《 Puji Fang)
Usage and dosage
Oral administration: decoction, 6-15g; Or mash juice; Or the end of research; Or soak in wine. External use: appropriate amount, tamping; Or boil cream; Or fried and washed.
Collection and processing
In October, the roots of more than 2 years were collected, washed and dried
In October, the roots of more than 2 years were collected, washed and dried.
Store in a ventilated and dry place to prevent mildew and moth.