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Chaulmoogratree Seed

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Da Feng Zi (Chaulmoogratree Seed)

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The Effect of Chaulmoogratree Seed


Pungent, hot, toxic; liver, spleen and kidney meridians entered.


Dispel wind and eliminate dampness, counteract toxic pathogen and kill parasites.


Lepra, scabies, syphilis.

Dosage and Administrations

It’s made into pill or powder, 0.3~1 g noce for oral administration. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying.


It should be used very carefully for oral administration and it is contraindicated for yin deficiency with blood-heat.