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Semen Allii Tuberosi

Jiu Cai Zi
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Jiu Cai Zi (Chinese Leek Seed)

  1. Jiu Cai Zi
  2. Chinese Leek Seed
  3. 韭菜子
  4. 韭子
  5. Tuber Onion Seed

The Effect of Semen Allii Tuberosi


Sweet, pungent, warm; liver and kidney meridians entered.


Tonify the liver and kidney, warm the waist and knees, tonify yang and secure essence.


Impotence, nocturnal emission, enuresis, frequent urination, diarrhea, morbid leucorrhea, stranguria with turbid discharge, soreness, cold and pain in lumbar and knees.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 3~9 g.


It is contraindicated in case of yin deficiency with effulgent fire.