California License Exams, Pacific College Comps
Clear Heat and Dry Dampness
Dry-fried to lessen its cold nature, reducing its potential damage to the Spleen & Stomach; often used to direct lower burner fire downward and protect Kidney water. Salt-fried to direct the empty fire back to the Mingmen.
Drains Deficiency Fire
Clears Heat Toxin
Stomach/Spleen deficiency cold, and Kidney yang deficiency. Do not use long-term.
3-12g. Use raw for heat toxin, salt-fried for Kidney yin deficiency, wine-fried for Heart fire, and charred to stop bleeding.
KID, UB, LI