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Names for She Tui
Pharmaceutical: Periostracum Serpentis
Botanical: Elaphe taeniura Cope, Elaphe carinata (GŁnther) Zaocys dhumnades (Cantor) (Colubridae)
Other names:
Description: Snake Slough.

Expels Wind; Calms convulsions; Calms itching; Eliminates nebula; ...

Origin of she tui

Preparation of she tui
The drug is collected from the end of spring to early winter, removed from soil and sand, and dried.;

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