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Seed of Garden Balsam

急性子 Ji Xing Zi
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Ji Xing Zi (Seed of Garden Balsam)

  1. Ji Xing Zi
  2. 急性子
  3. Semen Impatientis
  4. Garden balsam seed

The Effect of Seed of Garden Balsam


Pungent, bitter, warm, slightly toxic; liver, lung and kidney meridians entered.


Break blood and soften hardness, dissipate blood stasis and resolve swelling.


Abdominal mass, amenorrhea, bone sticking, swollen and hard external ulcer, cardiac spasm.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~4.5 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder or made ointment for applying.


It is contraindicated to pregnant women.