Shui Zhi Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine Dry Leeches
Leech, the name of traditional Chinese medicine. It is the dried body of whitm.ania pigra Whitman, Hirudo nipponica Whitman or Whitmania acranutata Whitman. Catch in summer and autumn, scald to death with boiling water, dry in the sun or dry at low temperature. It is widely distributed in most areas of China. It has the effect of breaking blood and dredging meridians, removing blood stasis and eliminating symptoms. It is used for blood stasis, amenorrhea, addiction, lump, stroke, hemiplegia, falling and fluttering injury. It is a flat spindle shape with many links, 4-1ocm in length and 0.5-2cm in width. The back is dark brown or dark brown, slightly uplifted. After soaking in water, black spots can be seen in 5 longitudinal lines;
The abdomen is flat and brownish yellow. The two sides are brownish yellow, the front end is slightly pointed, the back end is blunt and round, and each end has one suction cup. The front suction cup is not significant, and the rear suction cup is large. It is brittle, easy to break, and its section is colloidal. The air is slightly fishy.
Breaking blood circulation and dredging meridians, removing blood stasis and eliminating symptoms.
For blood stasis, amenorrhea, addiction, swelling, stroke, hemiplegia, falling injury .
1. More than blood leakage: leech, fried for the end, wine service one money, two days service, evil blood disappear（《 A thousand Golden Prescriptions)
2. Moon water barrier: with a dry otter bile, dry dog bile, sand, Sichuan pepper (fried to sweat, eyes) each one, leech (fried yellow) 10, for the end, vinegar paste pill mung bean big. Take five pills before each meal and three pills a day under Angelica wine（《 Sheng Hui Fang)
Usage and dosage
1.5-3g; 3-0.5g. It should be taken in pill, powder or at the end of research. Or put the fresh one in the local area of blood stasis to absorb blood and eliminate blood stasis.
Collection and processing
Catch in summer and autumn, burn to death with boiling water, dry in the sun or dry at low temperature .
Wash, cut and dry .
Store in a ventilated and dry place to prevent mildew and moth.