JUE MING ZI
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Semen Cassiae

Nomenclature

JUE MING ZI
草決明
Semen Cassiae
Other Names

Cassia Seed''

Cassiae


Properties:

Sweet Bitter
Liver / LR Large Intestine / LI


Dosage and Toxicity

10 – 15 gm
30 gm for high cholestrol
3 – 6 gm powdered


Functions

Clears Liver / LR / LV / LVHeat and benefits the eyes
Calms the Liver / LR / LV / LVand anchors Liver / LR / LV / LVYang
Clears Heat and moistens the bowels (constipation from dryness or heat)
Reduce high cholesterol and treats atherosclerosis


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Footnotes: Crush before decocting

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