Conventional perspective from Traditional Chinese Medicine

  • From Ben Cao Cong Xin, new compilation of Materia Medica,
  • It tastes ‘‘Gan Ping’’ (sweet flat), and its functions were ‘‘beneficial for lung and kidney, activating blood circulation to dissipate blood stasis and treating virtual cough and haemoptysis
  • From Pharmacopoeia of the People’s Republic of China (2005 ed.)
  • the DCXC is also functional on curing impotence, spermatorrhea and the resolving pain in the knee and waist.