1. TCM Wiki
  2. Semen Aesculi

Semen Aesculi

Suo Luo Zi
Suo Luo Zi #

Name

Suo Luo Zi (Chinese Buckeye Seed)

  1. Suo Luo Zi
  2. 蘇羅子
  3. 娑羅子
  4. 開心果
  5. 开心果
  6. 苏罗子
  7. 娑罗子
  8. Chinese Buckeye Seed

The Effect of Semen Aesculi

Property

Sweet, warm; liver and stomach meridians entered.

Actions

Soothe the middle energizer, regulate the flow of qi, kill parasites, harmonize the stomach and alleviate pain.

Indications

Malaria, dysentery, abdominal distension, stomachache, malnutrition, parasites.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 5~10 g.

Cations

It is contraindicated for qi and yin deficiency.