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Qian Jin Zi

Qian Jin Zi
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Qian Jin Zi (Moleplant Seed)

  1. 千金子
  2. Moleplant Seed
  3. Semen Euphorbiae
  4. Caper Euphorbia Seed

The Effect of Qian Jin Zi


Sour, warm, slightly toxic; lung, stomach and bladder meridians entered.


Expel water and resolve swelling, eliminate mass and kill parasites.


Abdominal mass, edema, sores and boils, difficulty in urination and defecation, amenorrhea due to blood stasis, phlegm and retained fluid, snake bites.

Dosage and Administrations

Take pill or powder, 1~2 g, decladding and deoiling. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded for applying on the affected area.


It is contraindicated for loose stool and pregnant women.