(Henan Chinese herbal medicine manual)
[synonyms] yuanzaozi, Tengli (Henan Chinese herbal medicine manual), yangtaoteng (Guizhou medicinal plant catalogue).
[source] it is the root and leaf of Actinidia arguta.
[plant morphology] Actinidia arguta
Rattan, up to 30 meters long. The young branch sometimes has gray white pubescence, the old branch is smooth; the stem bark is light gray brown, the stem pith is brown, flaky. Leaf blade membranous to papery, ovate, elliptic ovate or oblong, 6-13 cm long, 5-9 cm wide, apex pointed or short caudate pointed. The base is round or heart-shaped, rarely subcuneate, with sharp serrations on the edge, light brown or gray white hairs on the axils of veins below, the rest glabrous, petioles and veins often black after stem. Axillary cyme with 3-6 flowers; white flowers, 1.2-2 cm in diameter; perianth 5, sepals with only marginal hairs; stamens numerous; styles filiform, numerous. Berries globose to oblong, smooth, apex with short caudate beak. The flowering period is from May to June. The fruit ripens in August.
In valleys, forests and shrubs. It is distributed in Northeast, North China, northwest and Yangtze River Basin.
The fruit of this plant (soft jujube) is also used for medicine. Please refer to the special section for details.
[collection] root digging in autumn and winter and leaf picking in summer.
[chemical constituents] ACTINIDINE was found in the whole plant.
[nature and taste] Jiangxi Chinese herbal medicine: "light, slightly astringent. "
Functions and indications: Invigorating the stomach, clearing away heat and removing dampness. Treatment of dyspepsia, vomiting, diarrhea, jaundice, rheumatoid arthritis pain.
① "Henan Chinese herbal medicine manual": "clearing heat and detoxification, dispelling wind and dehumidification, diuresis, hemostasis. "
② Guizhou medicine and plant Catalogue: "clearing away heat, detumescence and promoting muscle growth. "
③ Chinese herbal medicine in Jiangxi Province: "invigorating the stomach, promoting blood circulation, promoting lactation and anti inflammation. "
Usage: Decoction and dosage: 2 ～ 5.
[prescription selection] ① for esophageal cancer: two pairs of macaque pear root with Myrica rubra root, one or two wild grape roots, five dollars for Scutellaria barbata, five dollars for lobelia, five dollars for Pteris multiflora, five dollars for Imperata. Take it in water. (Jiangxi Chinese herbal medicine)
② Treatment of jaundice: macaque pear root one or two, Rubia cordifolia five money, light bamboo leaf two money, Xanthium sibiricum root three money, Thistle five money. Take it in water. (Henan Chinese herbal medicine manual)
③ Treatment of dyspepsia, vomiting, diarrhea: macaque pear root one to two. Take it in water. (Jiangxi Chinese herbal medicine)
④ Treatment of rheumatoid arthritis pain: monkey pear root five money, wood Fangji five money, Herba Polygoni Multiflori three money, Polygonum cuspidatum three money. Take it in water. (Henan Chinese herbal medicine manual)
⑤ Lactation: two to three liang of macaque pear root. Take it in water. (Jiangxi Chinese herbal medicine)
⑥ Treatment of traumatic bleeding: the right amount of macaque pear leaves, baked grind the end of the injury scattered. (Henan Chinese herbal medicine manual)
[clinical application] treatment of gastric cancer
The syrup was prepared by ethanol extraction from the root of Pyrus grossedentata and Polygonum cuspidatum (containing 2 liang of Pyrus grossedentata and 1 liang of Polygonum cuspidatum per 60 ml), 20-30 ml each time, three times a day, before meals. 18 cases were treated, including 9 cases of gastric antrum cancer, 2 cases of gastric lesser curvature cancer, 4 cases of gastric fundus and cardia cancer and 3 cases of gastric body cancer. The shortest time of taking medicine was one week and the longest was three months. Results 3 cases were markedly effective (primary tumor or metastatic focus reduced by more than 1 / 2, symptoms and signs were significantly improved, X-ray confirmed that the focus was significantly reduced and improved), 7 cases were effective (primary tumor or metastatic focus reduced by less than 1 / 2, symptoms and signs were improved, X-ray showed different degrees of improvement), 8 cases were ineffective. According to the preliminary observation, this drug has the effect of relieving symptoms in the near future for gastric cancer, especially for patients with upper abdominal pain accompanied by vomiting and constipation, it has good analgesic, antiemetic and cathartic effects, and can increase appetite; it has good curative effect for cancer of gastric antrum and lesser curvature. The mass of a few patients was reduced. But after taking the medicine, there were side effects such as dizziness, palpitation, epigastric discomfort or diarrhea, and the remission period of symptoms was short, some of them were repeated. In addition, there are also reports about the treatment of cancer with Tengli root alone, that is, 2-5 taels of crude medicine, water and simmer for more than 3 hours, two times, 15-20 days as a course of treatment, generally four courses of treatment, with a few days' rest between the courses.
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