DONG GUA REN (ZI)
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Semen Benincasae Hipsidae

Nomenclature

DONG GUA REN (ZI)
地膚仁
Semen Benincasae Hipsidae
Other Names

Winter Mellon Seed''

Benincasae Hipsidae


Properties:

Sweet
Lung / LU Stomach / ST Small Intestine / SI Large Intestine / LI


Dosage and Toxicity

10 - 15 gm


Functions

Clears Heat, dissolves phlegm, and eliminates pus (especially in Lung / LU and Large Intestine/Large Intestine / LI)
Da Huang Mu Dan Tang
Promotes Diuresis


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