TU SI ZI
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Semen Cuscutae Chinensis

Nomenclature

TU SI ZI
菟絲子
Semen Cuscutae Chinensis
Other Names

Cuscutae Chinensis


Properties:

Acrid Sweet
Liver / LR Kidney / KD


Dosage and Toxicity

10 – 15 gm


Functions

Tonify Kidney / KD Yin and Yang (impotence, chronic uterine bleeding, leucorrhea)
Consolidates Kidney / KD Jing and Urine
Brightens the eyes
Stops diarrhea (from Spleen / SP and Kidney / KD yang deficiency)
Treats Xiao Ke


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