Radix 1satidis should not be more than 3 days for cold prevention

Radix 1satidis is a good helper to prevent cold. However, the doctor reminded that although the side effects of Radix 1satidis is small, taking Radix 1satidis for disease prevention should not be more than 3 days in a row

Xu Baohai, director of traditional Chinese Medicine Department of Beijing Jishuitan Hospital, pointed out that Radix 1satidis is bitter and cold in nature, has the effect of clearing away heat and toxin, cooling blood and throat, and is often used to prevent influenza and other influenza diseases. However, a few days ago, in order to prevent the child from catching a cold, a parent asked the child to take Banlangen every day for a week. As a result, the child developed gastrointestinal bleeding a week later. 1n addition, because excessive use of Banlangen cause dizziness, chest tightness, or lead to more than diarrhea cases also appear. Although the side effects of Radix 1satidis are small, if it is taken for a long time or overused, it will also produce adverse reactions. For example, long-term and high-dose use of Radix 1satidis can lead to accumulation poisoning when the detoxification ability of liver is reduced, resulting in damage of digestive system and hematopoietic system, such as gastrointestinal bleeding, leukopenia, etc

therefore, the doctor reminded that taking Radix 1satidis for disease prevention must be appropriate, do not take it for a long time, and it is best not to take it for more than 3 days. 1n addition, people with deficient cold constitution, disharmony between spleen and stomach, diarrhea and fear of cold should not drink more Banlangen. Especially in children due to the spleen and stomach function is not perfect, take more indigestion more likely to cause dyspepsia and other symptoms

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