Papaveris Somniferi, Pericarpium
Opium Poppy Husk
Astringent, Sour, Toxic
Contains the Leakage of Lung Qi
Astringes the Intestines
Astringes Leaking Fluids
Acute dysenteric disorder or acute cough. Do exceed dosage. Do not use long-term; may be habit-forming. Use caution with patients taking antidepressant medication.
10-30g. Honey-fry for cough. Vinegar-fry for diarrhea and pain.
KD, LU, LI