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Bunge pricklyash seed

椒目 Jiao Mu
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Jiao Mu (Bunge pricklyash seed)

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The Effect of Bunge pricklyash seed


Bitter, pungent, warm, slightly toxic; spleen and bladder meridians entered.


Promote diuresis and resolve swelling, eliminate phlegm and relieve dyspnea.


Asthma, edema, abdominal distension.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 2~5 g, or pounded into powder, 1.5 g, or made into pill, tablet or capsule. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying with vinegar.


It is contraindicated in case of yin deficiency with effulgent fire.