Ze_Xie.jpgZe Xie (Water Plantain) [“Marsh Drain”]

Category: Drain Dampness (Drain Water & Reduce Edema)
Nature: cold
Flavors: sweet, bland
Channels: KI, BL

Functions: Drain damp and harmful body fluid by promoting urination; clear heat
Indications: 1. Edema, scanty urination, diarrhea, leukorrhea due to retention of phlegm and harmful body fluid, especially w/ heat or damp heat in the lower Jiao
2. Heat in the Ministerial Fire

Dosage: 5-10g
Contra: N/A