Stops bleeding, disperses stagnant blood, tonifies and invigorates blood, stops pain. Valuable first-aid remedy for internal and external bleeding, traumatic swelling, and insect bites. Commonly used for excessive menstrual bleeding, severe menstrual cramps, ulcer bleeding, and hot skin infections (carbuncles). Can be taken internally or applied externally.
Function: Stop bleeding, stop pain (remove blood stagnation) Application: Use to stop bleeding from an open wound; this includes severe bleeding associated with gunshot wounds. Use to stop internal bleeding and Gastro-intestinal system bleeding. This includes serious bleeding associated with vomiting of blood due to stomach ulcer, stomach cancer, or cirrhosis of the liver; and intestinal bleeding with blood in the stools due to colitis, etc. and pulmonary system bleeding. This includes serious bleeding with coughing up of blood associated with pulmonary tuberculosis, bronchiectasis, lung cancer, etc., nasal bleeding (epistaxis). This includes serious nose bleeding associated with hypertension, leukemia, hemophilia, thrombocytopenia, etc. Use to treat soft tissue sports injuries (internal use) such as sprains and strains of joints and muscles with symptoms such as pain, swelling and bruising. Use to treat gynecological disorders caused by stagnation of blood such as dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea, hypermenorrhea, hemorrhaging during postpartum period. Contraindication: Do not use with pregnant women. Usage: The medicine comes in loose powder form in a glass bottle; however, at the top of the powder, there is also one small red pill (about the size of a single black peppercorn). This red pill is called Bao Xian Zi, which is translated as “insurance pill for a serious or emergency case.” This pill is only used to treat a patient with severe bleeding or injury who is about to go into shock, as a “First aid” medicine, otherwise do not use the pill. This medicine will help to prevent the patient from going into shock. The contents of the Bao Xian Zi are different from the Yun Nan Bai Yao. The Bao Xian Zi has ingredients to stop pain and open orifices to help prevent shock. It will not stop the bleeding. The Yun Nan Bai Yao powder must be swallowed (or if necessary, used locally) to stop the bleeding.
Bottle of 4 grams. Directions: Apply directly to bleeding wound (clean first, and bandage afterwards). In deep or wide wounds, squeeze cut together, pour powder on, and keep closed for 1 to 2 minutes. If serious wound then applied the whole bottle to stop the access bleeding.
Contraindicated internally during pregnancy.
Secret, although raw Pseudoginseng Root is known to be the main ingredient.