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Yu Gan Zi

Fresh Yu Gan Zi
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Yu Gan Zi
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Yu Gan Zi (Fructus Phyllanthi)

  1. 余甘子
  2. Fructus Phyllanthi
  3. Emblic Leafflower Fruit
  4. 庵摩勒

The Effect of Yu Gan Zi


Sweet, sour, astringent, cool; lung and stomach meridians entered.


Clear heat and cool blood, promote digestion and strengthen the stomach, promote the secretion of saliva and relieve cough.


Blood stasis, abdominal distension, cough, indigestion, laryngalgia, dry mouth.

Dosage and Administrations

Take 3~9 g in pills or powder.


It is contraindicated for deficiency-cold in spleen and stomach.