Sweet, Acrid, Toxic
Clears Heat Toxin
Dispels Damp from the Senses
Awakens the Shen
This herb is highly toxic. Use extreme caution with internal use. Contraindicated during pregnancy (stimulates uterine contractions). Use for short duration only. Avoid contact with the eyes. Antidote=> Zi Cao.
0.015-0.03g in pills. Powdered for a paste for topical poultice.