Zhi Qiao (Fructus Aurantii)
The Effect of Bitter Orange
Bitter, pungent, sore and slightly cold; spleen and stomach meridians entered.
Move qi, soothe chest and middle energizer, relieve distention.
Food stagnation in gastrointestine, diarrhea and dysentery of damp-heat type, chest impediment, thoracic accumulation, chest and hypochondic pain due to qi stagnation.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 3~10 g.
Used with caution for pregnant women.