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Cortex Cinnamomi Cassiae

Nomenclature

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肉桂
Cortex Cinnamomi Cassiae
Other Names

Cinnamomi Cassiae


Properties:

Acrid Sweet
Heart / HT Kidney / KD Liver / LR Spleen / SP


Dosage and Toxicity

2 - 5 gm


Functions

Tonifies Kidney / KD Yang, augments Ming Men fire
Jin Gui Shen Qi Wan, You Gui Wan, Ji Sheng Shen Qi Wan
Dispels cold, warms the Spleen / SP and relieves pain (epigastric coldness and pain, hernial pain)
Dispels cold, relieves pain, opens the channels and vessels (cold causing blood stagnation in channels, or Yin sores)
Encourages the production of Qi and Blood

Ren Shen Yang Ying Tang, Shi Quan Da Bu Tang


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