Warms the organs (Intestines) and calms roundworms.
Shang Han Lun (Eastern Han - approximately 200 AD)
Roundworm infestation with heat in the Stomach and cold in the Large Intestine, characterized by attacks of abdominal pain, warmth in the chest and epigastrium, irritability, vomiting after eating, and cold hands and feet. There could be vomiting of roundworms.
The dosages given above are for honey pills. To prepare as a decoction, use the dosages in parentheses.