- 内服：煎汤 ，3~10g，宜包煎；或入丸、散。
Magnolia Flower/ Xin Yi Hua 16oz
Magnolia bud tea is used for stuffy nose, runny nose, common cold, sinus pain, hay fever, headache, and facial dark spots. Drink it between meals to ease cold/flu season and allergy discomforts. It is an ingredient in Bi Yan Pian pills.
The taste is pungent and it is warming in nature
It is the dried flower buds of Wangchun Magnolia, Wudang Magnolia, of the Magnoliaceae.
It is used to Dispel the wind, clear the orifice [sinus] cure headache, nasal passages deep congestion, toothache.
It enters the Meridians of Lung and Stomach Meridian
Dosage Oral administration: Decoction, 3~10g, suitable for decoction; or into pills or powder. External use: grind and apply into the nose, or use its distilled drip into the nose.
Avoid use with fever, chronic thirst, night sweats, palpitations
Avoid use with deficiency of qi, blood deficiency, and fire in brain pain,
Avoid use with stomach fire caused by toothache.
People with a deficiency of qi, even though they may feel cold should not use it