California License Exams, Pacific College Comps
Regulate Blood/Stop Bleeding
Charred to reduce its cold nature and increase its ability to restrain, especially when vinegar-fried, which strengthens its ability to stop bleeding. Most often used for any type of bleeding.
Cools the Blood
Clears Heat Toxin
Heals the Skin
Deficiency cold. Do not use Di Yu over a very large area for burn victims, as this may lead to overdose and hepatotoxicity.
10-15g, decocted. 1.5-3g as powder or pills. Use topically as an ointment, powder, or wash. Char to stop bleeding.
LIV, ST, LI