Hei Zhi Ma (Black Sesame)
The Effect of Zhi Ma
Sweet, neutral; liver, spleen and kidney meridians entered.
Tonify the liver and kidney, moisten the five zang organs.
Insufficiency of liver and kidney, dry stool, paralysis, wandering arthritis, oligogalactia, weak after illness, premature graying of the hair.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 9~15 g, or made into pill or powder. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying or decocted for washing.
It is contraindicated in case of spleen deficiency with loose stool.