Arillus Lorgan

 

Source
The aril of Euphoria longan (Lour.) Steud., family Sapindaceae

Characteristics
Irregular in size, brown, translucent, wrinkled on one side, bright and finely striated on the other side. Soft and moist in texture. Sweet in taste, warm in nature, and attributive to heart and spleen channels.

Indication
Invigorate the heart and spleen, nourish blood and calm the mind: For deficiency of vital energy and blood manifested as palpitation, insomnia, amnesia and dizziness, or during convalescence and after delivery, usually used together with Radix Angelicae Sinensis, Radix Astragali seu Hedysan and Semen Ziziphi Spinosae.

Pharrnacological Action
Its decoction inhibits the growth of Bacillus dysenteriae in vitro.

Administration Decoction: 6-15g; up to 30-60g


   

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