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核桃仁

He Tao Ren
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Name

He Tao Ren (English Walnut Seed)

  1. He Tao Ren
  2. 胡桃仁
  3. Hu Tao
  4. He Tao Rou
  5. 胡桃肉
  6. Hu Tao Ren
  7. Semen Juglandis
  8. English Walnut Seed
  9. Hu Tao Rou
  10. 胡桃

The Effect of 核桃仁

Property

Sweet, warm; kidney, liver and large intestine meridians entered.

Actions

Tonify kidney, warm yang and moisten intestine.

Indications

Cough and dyspnea due to lung and kidney deficiency, soreness and limpness in lumbar and knees, spermatorrhea, frequent urination, dryness in intestine and constipation.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 10~30 g, applied with peel for relieving cough and dyspnea, without peel for moistening to smooth stool.

Cautions

It is contraindicated in cases of yin deficiency with effulgent fire, cough and loose stool due to phlegm-heat.