Donkey hide stewed and concentrated as gelatin6us masses, of Equus
asinus L., family Equidae.
Prepared as rectangular pieces, dark-brown, lustrous, appearing translucent
amber when observed through the light. Brittle in texture. The fracture
in appearance. Sweet in taste, mild in nature, and attributive to lung,
liver and?kidney channels.
1. Enrich blood and stop bleeding: For blood-deficiency with sallow complexion,
dizziness and palpitation; for asthenia-syndrome manifested as various
types of bleeding, such as hemoptysis, hematemesis, hemafecia, hematuria,
metrorrhagia, etc. Recently, used for anemia, leukocytopenia and thrombocytopenic
the menstruation and soothe the fetus: For blood-deficiency syndrome manifested
as menoxenia, amenia, and threatened abortion.
yin and moisturize the lung: For febrile diseases with consumption of
yin or yin-deficiency with fire-hyperactivity manifested as vexation and
insomnia; insufficiency of yin-blood with muscular spasm; dryness of the
lung with cough and thirst.
1. Increase the amounts of erythrocytes, hemoglobin and thrombocytes in
the absorption and accumulation of calcium in the body.
Dissolved 6~9g with the decoction.