Transverse Sutra seat
(Handbook of commonly used Chinese herbal medicine of Guangzhou Army)
[synonyms] Dieda general, broken bone lotus, pizihuang (commonly used Chinese herbal medicine manual of Guangzhou Army), comb wood, unicorn wind (Guangxi Chinese herbal medicine).
[source] it is the root of Jatropha tenuifolia.
[plant morphology] Jatropha tenuifolia
Shrubs to small trees, 1-5m high. Young branches tetragonal, narrowly winged. Leaves opposite, thin leathery, oblong or lanceolate, 6-12 cm long and 1.5-3.5 cm wide, apex acuminate, acute or caudate acuminate, base cuneate, margin entire slightly retrorse, midrib convex above, lateral veins fine and dense, parallel arranged in grate shape. Flowers bisexual, white and reddish, usually 3, sometimes 1-5 arranged in cymes; bracteoles linear, caducous; sepals 4, outer 2 smaller, round, inner 2 larger, obovate; petals usually 4, obovate; stamens many, filament base combined into 4 bundles; ovary ovate, style slender, stigma subulate. Drupe ovoid oblong, 1.6-2 cm long, 1-1.2 cm wide, with a short tip at the top. It blooms in summer. The fruit period is autumn.
It grows in sparse forest or dense forest in mountain area. Distributed in Guangdong, Guangxi and other places.
The leaves of this plant (transverse mat leaves) are also used for medicine. See the special section for details.
[collection] collect in autumn and winter, dig, wash, slice and dry.
[nature and taste] the manual of commonly used Chinese herbal medicine published by Guangzhou Army: "slightly bitter, flat. "
[functions and indications] ① the manual of commonly used Chinese herbal medicine of Guangzhou Army: "removing blood stasis and relieving pain, tonifying kidney and strengthening waist. Treatment of traumatic injury, rheumatism, bone pain, kidney deficiency lumbago. "
② "Guangxi Chinese herbal medicine": "treatment of irregular menstruation, dysmenorrhea. "
[usage and dosage] oral administration: decoction, 0.5-1 Liang.
Chinese PinYin : Heng Jing Xi
Transverse Sutra seat
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