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Villous Amomum Pericarp

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Sha Ren Ke (Villous Amomum Pericarp)

  1. 砂仁壳
  2. 砂仁殼
  3. Sha Ren Ke

The Effect of Villous Amomum Pericarp


Pungent, warm; spleen, stomach and kidney meridians entered.


Eliminate dampness, stimulate the appetite, warm the spleen, arrest diarrhea, regulate the flow of qi and prevent abortion.


Vomiting, nausea, abdominal distension, qi stagnation in spleen and stomach.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 2~5 g, or stir-bake it into charcoal and then pound into powder. Proper dosage is for external application. stir-bake it into charcoal. Pounded into powder for applying.