Zao Jia Zi
Zao Jia Zi (Semen Gleditsiae Sinensis)
The Effect of Zao Jia Zi
Pungent, warm; lung and large intestine meridians entered.
Relax the bowels, dispel wind and dissipate heat, resolve phlegm and dissipate nodulation.
Dry feces, Scrofula, sores and boils, tinea, hernia, hematochezia, tenesmus due to dysentery, asthma due to excessive phlegm.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 5~9 g, or made into pills or powder. Proper dosage is for external application. Pounded into powder for applying.