Artemisiae Argyi, Folium, Mugwort Leaf, Artemesia, Moxa
Herbal Category: Stop Bleeding
Actions & Indications
Warms the womb and stops bleeding: used to stop prolonged menstrual and uterine bleeding, regulate the menses, and calm a restless fetus.
3-9 g. Char to enhance warming and hemostatic properties. In its raw form it is relatively neutral and may be combined with other herbs that cool the blood.
Bensky, Danand Gamble, Andrew. Chinese Herbal Medicine, Materia Medica. Seattle: Eastland Press, 1993.