Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine Radix Paeoniae Alba
Radix Paeoniae Alba, Cynanchum otophyllum Schneid. is a plant of the genus Erigeron of asclepiadaceae. Perennial herbaceous vines; Roots terete, grayish black. Born in sparse forests in mountainous areas or bushes on hillsides; At an altitude of 1400-2800 meters, it is distributed in northern Dali and most parts of Yunnan; Tibet, Sichuan, Guangxi and Hunan also have it. Medicinal root, pungent, bitter and warm in nature; Have a small poison; It has the effects of warming yang, eliminating dampness, deficiency of complement, strengthening spleen and stomach, etc. Paeonia lactiflora is used to treat rheumatism, cold pain, rheumatoid arthritis, lumbar muscle strain, physical weakness, limb convulsion, slow convulsion, dog bite and other diseases.
Warming yang, eliminating dampness, deficiency of complement and strengthening spleen and stomach.
It can be used for treating rheumatic cold pain, rheumatoid arthritis, lumbar muscle strain, physical weakness, limb convulsion, slow convulsion, dog bite, etc.
Treatment of women's hypochondriac pain: Cyperus rotundus L. (two bowls of yellow vinegar, one or two salt, boiled to dryness), Cinnamomum cassia, Corydalis yanhusuo (fried), and Paeonia lactiflora. At the end of the fine, each take two money, boiling soup, always take. ("Zhu Shi Ji Yan Yi Fang" Shaoyao Decoction).
Usage and dosage
Collection and processing
Digging in summer and autumn, cleaning, removing head and tail and fine roots, boiling in boiling water, removing skin or peeling, boiling again, and drying in the sun.
Wash, moisten, slice and dry
Store in a ventilated and dry place to prevent mildew and moth.