In the Chinese Herbal Materia Medica, She Chuang Zi belongs to category of herbs/substances for external use.
Taste: acrid, bitter
Temperature: warm, slightly toxic
Channels Entered: Kidney
(1) Dries dampness, kills parasites, stops itching.
(2) Warms the Kidneys, fortifies the yang.
(3) Disperses cold, dispels wind, dries dampness.
Common Name: Cnidium Seed
Pharmaceutical: Fructus Cnidii Monnieri