Names Of Chuan Shan Jia


Chuan Shan Jia TCM Herb - Materia Medica

  • English Name: Pangolin Scales
  • Pinyin Name: Chuan Shan Jia
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How Is Chuan Shan Jia Categorized?

Chuan Shan Jia Functional Category

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Our Database Has 32 TCM Herbs In The Herbs That Invigorate Blood Category

How Is Chuan Shan Jia Used Clinically?

Chuan Shan Jia Usages and Indications

  • Not used commonly due to the pangolin being endangered.  Generally Wang Bu Liu Xing (Vaccaraie Semen), or dried seeds of cowherb Vaccaria segetalis can be used as effective supplements as can many other combinations.
  • Disperses blood stasis, unblocks menses, promotes lactation - amenorrhea, dysmenorrhea, insufficient lactation due to blood stasis.
  • Reduces swellings and promotes discharge of pus - abscesses and boils (topically).
  • Expels wind-damp from the channels.

How Is Chuan Shan Jia Prepared?

Dosage and Preparation Notes For Chuan Shan Jia

  • Dosage: 3-9g

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