Zi Bei, Arabic Cowry Shell, Concha Mauritiae Arabicae

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Zi Bei, Arabic Cowry Shell, Concha Mauritiae Arabicae

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TCM Details:
Common Name: Arabic Cowry Shell
Chinese Name: Zi Bei 紫贝, Zi Bei Chi 紫贝齿
Latin Name: Concha Mauritiae Arabicae
Other Name: Mauritia Arabica, Cypraea Lymx, Cypraea Tigris, 文贝、砑螺、紫贝子、南蛇牙齿、狗支螺、紫贝齿、紫贝止、贝齿、海巴
Origin: Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Taiwan Province, China
Package: Bag
Storage: Keep in cool, dry and no light place

More About This TCM (In English):
The drug is collected in summer, removed from muscles, washed clean, and dried in the sun.Crush before decocting. This herb treats superficial obstruction due to Toxic Heat, spots and rashes in children threatening the eyes and night terrors preventing sleep. The white parts are said to enter the Qi level and the purple parts enter the Blood level.

It facilitates and unblocks water channels, drives out toxins and descends blood. This herb is used to resolve and eliminate all urinary blockage, edema, leg Qi, macular rashes and superficial visual obstruction in children and toxins. It dissolves hardness. It is used as drops for superficial visual obstruction.

Property
Salty, neutral; liver and heart meridians entered.

Actions
Clear heat and soothe the liver, induce tranquilization and improve vision.

Indications
Insomnia due to panic, heat-toxin, nebula, macula.

Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 10~15 g. Smash and decoct first. Refine with water for eye drop application.

Read More Info. About It (In Chinese 中文介绍):
  紫贝,中药名。为宝贝科动物阿文绶贝Mauritia arabica (Linnaeus)的贝壳。我国分布于福建、台湾、广东、海南、广西及南沙群岛。具有镇惊安神,平肝明目之功效。用于小儿高热抽搐,头晕目眩,惊悸心烦,失眠多梦,目赤肿痛,热毒目翳。
性味
  味咸,性平。
归经
  归肝、心经。
功效
  镇惊安神,平肝明目。
主治
  用于小儿高热抽搐,头晕目眩,惊悸心烦,失眠多梦,目赤肿痛,热毒目翳。
相关配伍
  1、治痈疽:以紫贝壳烧煅为灰,敷之。(《普济方》)
  2、治急疳,蚀烂口鼻欲死:海中紫贝子煅过,为末,腊猪油调涂。
  3、治鼻中流臭黄水:紫贝子二三枚,火煅醋淬为末,纸包放地上去火毒。每服一钱,大人二钱,以丝瓜藤煎汤调药,空心服,以愈为度。(2-3方出自《幼幼集成》)
  4、治结核性脑膜炎:紫贝齿9g,旋复花9g,代赭石9g,珠贝壳9g。水煎服。
  5、治感冒咳嗽:紫贝齿(研末)9g,加陈皮、甘草水煎服。(4-5方出自《青岛中草药手册》)
相关论述
  1、《新修本草》:“明目,去热毒。”
  2、《纲目》:“(治)小儿斑疹,目翳。”

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