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Bai Su Zi

白苏子
白苏子 #

Name

Bai Su Zi (Perilla Frutescens)

  1. 白苏子
  2. 白蘇子
  3. Perilla Frutescens

The Effect of Bai Su Zi

Property

Pungent, neutral; lung, stomach and large intestine meridians entered.

Actions

Eliminate phlegm, direcet qi downward, moisten the lung and soothe the intestines.

Indications

Asthma due to excessive phlegm, cough due to reversed flow of qi, constipation due to qi stagnation.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~9 g.