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Fructus Malvae

Dong Kui Zi
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Name

Dong Kui Zi (Chingma Abutilon Seed)

  1. Dong Kui Zi
  2. Chingma Abutilon Seed
  3. Cluster Mallow Fruit
  4. 冬葵子

The Effect of Fructus Malvae

Property

Sweet and cold; large intestine, small intestine and bladder meridians entered.

Actions

Induce diuresis to treat stranguria, promote lactation and nourish intestine.

Indications

Edema, stranguria, oligogalactia, agalactia, breast distending pain and constipation.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 10~30 g.

Cations

Used with caution for loose stool due to spleen deficiency and pregnant women.