Theory

Wu Gong Centipede - Chinese Herbal Medicine


Wu Gong Names

  • English Name: Centipede
  • Pinyin Name: Wu Gong

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Functional Groupings



Wu Gong Cautions


    Contraindication Notes:

    • Do not use during pregnancy.


Wu Gong Clinical Usages and Indications

  • Extinguishes wind, stops spasms and convulsions - lock jaw, seizures, acute/chronic childhood convulsions.
  • Dissipates toxins and nodules - sores, carbuncles, neck lumps, snake bite.
  • Unblocks the collaterals - painful headaches.


Wu Gong Dosage and Prep Notes

  • Dosage: 0.9-3g pills
  • 0.6-1g powders






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