(notes on materia medica)
[synonyms] Guoluo, jieluo, Wuluo (Nanyue annals), Gualu (Tao Hongjing), Kusan (Nanyue notes).
[source] the leaves of Gaolu, a Camelliaceae plant.
[plant morphology] Gaolu
Evergreen shrubs, all similar to tea, but with thick branches. Leaves elliptic, 10-15 cm long, 5-7 cm wide, serrate margin. Flowers axillary, white, slightly larger than camellia; sepals 5; petals 5; stamens numerous; ovary superior; pedicel long. Capsule oblate. It blooms in autumn.
It is distributed in Yunnan, Sichuan and other places.
Tao Hongjing: "bitter and astringent. "
② "Compendium": "bitter, flat, non-toxic. "
[function indications] for headache, fever, sore throat, gonorrhea,
① In the collection of materia medica: "boiling for drinking can quench thirst, improve eyesight, eliminate trouble, stay up and eliminate phlegm. "
② "Haiyao Materia Medica": "Tongxiao, Zhilin, zhiheadache Fanre. "
③ "The compendium of Medical Sciences" says: "hold the throat, clear the upper diaphragm, and clear the throat. "
[usage and dosage] oral: decoction, 2-3 yuan.
[taboo] the Compendium: "it's not available for people with cold stomach. "
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