Aromatherapy Functions in Chinese Medicine
Dispels Pathogens; Anti-bacterial; Anti-viral: purulent wounds, urinary tract infection.
Dispels Stasis (antispasmodic): muscular spasms, gout and arthritis pains, sciatica, pre-menstrual discomfort and pain, abnormal tendency for convulsions.
Tonifies Heart Qi and Tonifies Blood: heart spasms, palpitations.
Fortifies the Stomach and Spleen; Normalizes the Yi/Intention: upset stomach from emotional distress, colitis (inflammatory and spasmodic), dyspepsia, anorexia, nervous and sluggish digestion, inability to digest and assimilate new ideas, intestinal fermentation, flatulence, intestinal spasms, abdominal discomfort, dyspepsia, hiccups, nausea, physical weakness.
Rids Parasites: parasites.