(Yunnan Chinese herbal medicine)
[synonym] Herba asari.
[source] it is the root of Violaceae.
[plant morphology] Viola Grifola
It is a perennial herb with slight frost. Underground stems short, with many dark brown lateral roots; aboveground stems weak, leafless, usually unbranched. Basal leaves 1 or absent, ovate cordate; cauline leaves petiolate, thick papery, broadly ovate or triangular ovate, base shallowly cordate or truncate, margin undulate serrate, 1.5-4 cm long, upper leaves ovate lanceolate; stipules herbaceous, ovate or oblong, 6 mm long or shorter, sparsely coarsely toothed or entire. Flowers bilaterally symmetrical; sepals 5, strip-shaped, apically pointed, pilose, base appendages inconspicuous; petals 5, yellow, spur very short, ca. 1 mm long. Fruit small, suborbicular, ca. 5 mm in diam.
It grows on the wet grass and the stream under the forest. It is distributed in Yunnan, Sichuan and other places.
[collection] collect in autumn and winter, wash and dry.
Sweet and sour, warm.
Function indications: warming meridians, dredging collaterals, removing dampness and relieving pain.
[selection of prescriptions] ① for chronic rheumatoid arthritis: one coin of Asarum. At the end of the study, two to three times a day, wine delivery service.
② Cure poliomyelitis: Earth Asarum one money. Take it in water.
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Guanzhong. Guan Zhong
Goldfish. Jin Xian Yu
Jiang Xianzhu. Jiang Yao Zhu
Coptis pubescens. Mao Huang Lian
Tripe. Niu Du
Ligustrum lucidum. Nv Zhen Zi
Water aster. Shui Zi Wan
Xiaomaoxiang. Xiao Mao Xiang
Panax japonicus. Zhu Jie Can