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Semen Momordicae

Mu Bie Zi
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Mu Bie Zi (Cochinchina Momordica Seed)

  1. Mu Bie Zi
  2. 木鳖子
  3. Cochinchina Momordica Seed
  4. 木鱉子

The Effect of Semen Momordicae


Bitter, slightly sweet, warm, toxic; liver, spleen and kidney meridians entered.


Reslove swelling, expel toxin and dissipate nodulation.


Scrofula, sores and boils, tinea, haemorrhoid, rheumatoid arthritis, muscular constriction in bones and tendons.

Dosage and Administrations

Take pills or powder 0.6~1.2 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder with vinegar, or pounded into juice for applying or decocted for washing.