INDIVIDUAL HERBS

Pharmaceutical Latin: Caulis Paederiae
Common English: Paederia
Chicken Dung Vine Root and Stem
Herbs that Release the Exterior: Warm, Acrid Herbs that Release the Exterior (Wind-Cold Diaphoretics)
Taste Temperature Entering Meridians Dosage
Sweet
Neutral
Slightly Warm
Lung
Liver
5-30g
Actions Indications/Syndromes

Dispels Wind-Cold

Body aches associated with Wind-Cold.

Dispels Cold and Dampness

Wind-Cold-Damp Bi Syndrome with fixed pain which is worse with Cold

Eliminates toxins

Topically for neurodermatitis

Organophosphorus pesticide poisoning

CONTRAINDICATIONS
INCOMPATIBILITIES
HERB/DRUG INTERACTIONS

Rx. Saposhnikoviae
Fang Feng
Rx. Kadsura Japonicae
Hong Gu She
Rz. Heliminthostachytis
Dao Di Wu Gong

Rx. et Fol. Viticis Quinatae
Wu Tian
Rx. Hibisci
Fu Rong

Rx. Moghaniae
Yi Tiao Gen
Rz. Dioscoreae Nipponicae
Chuan Shan Long
Rx. Angelicae Pubescentis
Du Huo

Wind-Cold induced joint pain and whole body aches

Cough with profuse sputum

Bi Syndrome

Sm. Phaseoli
Lu Dou

Organophosphorus pesticide poisoning (produces vomiting to detoxify)

 

 

  • This is the herb of choice for pain associated with the common cold.
  • It can be used alone or combined with other Wind-Cold diaphoretics.