GAN JIANG
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Rhizoma Zingiberis Officinalis

Nomenclature

GAN JIANG
乾薑
Rhizoma Zingiberis Officinalis
Other Names

Dried Ginger''

Zingiberis Officinalis


Properties:

Acrid
Heart / HT Lung / LU Spleen / SP Stomach / ST


Dosage and Toxicity

3 - 10 gm


Functions

Warms the Middle Jiao (Spleen / SP and Stomach / ST cold)
Li Zhong Tang
Restores depleted yang (yang collapse, combined with Fu Zi)
Warms the Lung / LU, Dissolves phlegm
Xiao Zing Long Tang

Warms the channels and stops bleeding from deficiency and cold
Dispels cold and dampness
Used to process other herbs


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