- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Lilium pumilum
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Lilium pumilum in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Lilium pumilum
Lilium pumilum in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Chinese Name (pinyin): Baihe
Chinese Name :
Common Name :Lily Bulb
Specific Name : Bulbus Lilii
Collection : The drug is collected in autumn, washed clean, heated with boiling water briefly and dried.
Description : Elongated elliptical, 2-5cm long, 1-2cm wide, 3-4mm thick at the middle, externally whitish, pale brownish-yellow or purplish with several longitudinal and paralleled white vascular bundles. Apex somewhat acute, base relatively broad, thin margins, undulate, slightly curved inwards. Texture: hard and fragile, fracture relatively even, horny, odorless and taste slightly bitter.
Processing : Bulbus Lilii eliminate foreign matters.Bulbus Lilii (honeyed) stir fry the clean Bulbus Liliii as describe under the method for stir-frying with honey (Appendix ll D) to no longer sticky, using 5kg of refined honey per 100kg of Bulbus Lilii.
Action : To nourish yin and moisture the lung, and to tranquilize th emind.
Indication : deficiency of yin with chronic cough and bloody sputum; fidgetness, palpitation, insomnia. Dream-disturbed sleep and absent-mindedness
Dosage : 6 to 12 g.
Storage : Preserve in a ventilated dry place.
Synonymns for Lilium pumilum
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