(Lingnan herbal medicine)
[synonyms] Lysimachia christinae (Leguminosae), Lysimachia christinae (Bulletin of traditional Chinese medicine 5 (1): 261959), pseudopeanuts, Pyrola officinalis, Crotalaria argentea (Nanning medical records), Lysimachia christinae (Guangzhou army Manual of commonly used Chinese herbal medicine).
[source] the branches and leaves of the leguminous plant Lysimachia christinae.
[plant morphology] Lysimachia christinae
Shrubby herb, 30-90 cm high. Stems erect, branches cylindrical, densely spreading yellow pubescent. There are usually one leaflet, sometimes three leaflets; the apical leaflets are round, leathery, slightly concave at the apex, heart-shaped at the base, 1.8-3.4 cm long and 2.1-3.5 cm wide, glabrous on the top, densely covered with appressed hairs on the bottom, and the densest on the veins; the lateral leaflets, if present, are far smaller than the terminal leaflets, round or elliptic, 1-1.5 cm long; the petiole is 1-1.8 cm long; the stipules are small lanceolate and subulate, Striated. Raceme terminal or axillary, very dense, ca. 2.5 cm long; bracts ovate, hairy; pedicel 2-3 mm long; flowers small, purple, fragrant; calyx coarsely hairy, calyx teeth lanceolate, 2 times as long as calyx tube; corolla butterfly, ca. 4 mm long, flag petal round or oblong, base gradually narrowed into claws, wing petals attached to petals; stamens 10, 2-body; ovary linear; pod linear oblong The dorsal suture is shallowly undulate, 4-5 nodes, each node nearly square. The flowering period is from June to September.
In the grass of the wasteland, or on the washed hillside. Distributed in Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hunan and other places.
[collection] harvest in summer and autumn, wash and dry.
[herbal medicine] the dried stems and branches are cylindrical, 60 cm long and 2-5 mm thick. The surface is light brown yellow and densely covered with yellow villi. The quality is easy to break. The cross section is light yellow and the center has white pith. The leaves are shrunken and easy to fall off. They are grayish green to dark green above, glabrous, light green below, and densely covered with white hairs. Stipules are often present at stem nodes, lanceolate, conic, light brown. Flowers and fruits are occasionally seen in crude drugs. Weak breath, weak taste.
It is mainly produced in Guangdong. It is also produced in Fujian, Guangxi and Hunan.
[chemical constituents] the whole herb contains alkaloids, flavonoid glycosides, phenols and tannins.
It's sweet, light and smooth
① "Medicine records of Nanning city": "pungent and astringent. "
② "Guangxi Traditional Chinese medicine annals": "sweet and light in taste, flat in nature, non-toxic. "
③ "Sweet, light, cool" in the Handbook of commonly used Chinese herbal medicine of Guangzhou army. "
Functions and indications: clearing away heat and dampness, diuresis and removing drenching. Treatment of urinary tract infection, urinary calculi, gallstones, nephritis, edema, jaundice, malnutrition, carbuncle swelling.
① "Drug records of Nanning city": "promoting Qi, promoting blood circulation, eliminating accumulation. Treatment of infantile malnutrition, kidney and bladder stones, cough, mastitis. "
② Guangxi Traditional Chinese medicine annals: "clearing deficiency heat, reducing fire. To treat sand drenching. "
③ "Guangdong traditional Chinese medicine": "calming liver fire, promoting diuresis, clearing dampness and heat. Treatment of kidney stones, orchitis, hematemesis, liver heat, jaundice, phlegm fire nuclear, lung explosion. "
④ Guangzhou army's "commonly used Chinese herbal medicine manual": "treatment of nephritis, edema, urinary tract infection, urinary tract stones, gallstones, yellow pox hepatitis. "
[usage and dosage] oral administration: decoction, 0.5-1 Liang (fresh 1-2 Liang). External use: tamping.
[prescription selection] ① for bladder stones: two liang of Lysimachia kwangtungensis and five Qian of haijinsha. Take it in water.
② Treatment of kidney stones: Guangdong Lysimachia christinae six money, one money five points, one money five points, brocade five money (after the next), flat storage one or two. Three bowls of purified water, fry until one bowl is served. And drink more soya bean roll soup to help accelerate the excretion of kidney stones.
③ Treatment of jaundice: Guangdong Lysimachia two liang, decoction service.
④ Treatment of infantile malnutrition: appropriate amount of Lysimachia kwangtungensis, cooked lean pig meat.
⑤ Treatment of stomatitis and laryngitis: Guangdong Lysimachia five money to one or two. Take it with boiling water.
⑥ Treatment of mastitis: Guangdong Lysimachia christinae, husband root, wine trough, a total of mash applied to the affected area. (selected the prescription to produce the records of Lingnan herbal medicine)
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