Regulate the Qi
Slightly Bitter, Slightly Sweet, Acrid
Vinegar-fried to enhance its ability to dredge the Liver and alleviate pain.
Regulates and Spreads Liver Qi
Qi deficiency without stagnation, and yin deficiency with blood heat.
6-12g, decocted, or in pills or powder. Vinegar-fry for pain. Wine-fry for hernia. Ginger-fry if phlegm is involved.