Large Thistle （DaJi)
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Cools the Blood and stops bleeding；
Disperses Blood Stasis, reduces swelling and generates flesh；
Benefits the Gallbladder and reduces jaundice；
Lowers Blood pressure
Blood Heat with epistaxis, hematemesis, hematuria, hemafecia or uterine bleeding；
Topically for carbuncles, sores, and swellings (Chuang Yung) (use fresh)；
Jaundice, especially due to Damp-Heat；
Hypertension, especially due to Liver Heat
ontraindicated for those with Spleen and Stomach Deficiency Cold.
Contraindicated for those with watery diarrhea or white dysenteric disorder.
Contraindicated for those with early stages of Hot dysenteric disorder.
Contraindicated for those with Stomach weakness leading to extreme Blood Deficiency.
Use with caution during pregnancy.
Use with caution for those who do not have signs and symptoms of Blood Stagnation.
This herb has been shown to reduce the anticoagulant effect of warfarin. Use with caution to prevent the formation of clots.