Nature: acrid, warm
Enters: Liver, Stomach
Actions: Reduces swellings; discharges pus; promotes blood circulation; reduces abscesses; expels wind; kills parasites.
• Add to formulas for masses (uterine fibroids, tumors, etc.) to break the surface of the mass.
• Used during early stages of swollen sores to encourage suppuration or to induce those that have already closed to burst. Not for use with ulcers that have already burst.