- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Lophatherum gracile
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Lophatherum gracile in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Lophatherum gracile
Lophatherum gracile in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Chinese Name (pinyin): Danzhuye
Chinese Name :
Common Name :Lophatherum
Specific Name : Herba lophatheri
Collection : The drug is collected before the rachis emerges in summer and dried in the sun.
Description : 25 - 75cm long, stems cylindrical, nodiferous, externally yellowish-green, fracture hollowed.Leaf sheaths dehiscent. Lamina lanceolate some crumpled and rolled, 5 - 20cm long, 1 - 3.5cm wide, surface pale green or yellowish green, veins parallel bearing lateral veinlets, forming rectangular reticulate, more distinct on the lower surface. Texture light, pliable, odour, slight taste weak.
Processing : Eliminate foreign matter and cut into sections.
Action : To remove heat, ease the mind and cause diuresis.
Indication : fidgetness and thirst in febrile diseases; dysuria with reddened urine and painful urination, ulcers in the mouth or on the tongue
Dosage : 6 to 9 g.
Storage : Preserve in a dry place.
Synonymns for Lophatherum gracile
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Evidence or the Use of Lophatherum gracile in the Treatment of Epilepesy
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