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Gallstone Opening Capsule

(dan shi tong jiao nang)


Artemisia, scutellaria root, moneywort, rhubarb, stream-side rabdosia, buplureum root, bitter orange, etc.

Functions and Indications:

Clearing heat, excreting dampness, disinhibiting bile and expelling stones. It can be used for damp-heat of the liver and gall-bladder, painful right rib-side, thirst, vomiting, jaundice, bitter taste in the mouth, gallstone, cholecystitis, and inflammation of biliary tract due to damp-heat in the liver and gall-bladder.


Oral use, four to six capsules each time, three times daily.