Chinese Herbs: Gu Ya (Rice Sprout), Fructus Germinatus Oryzae Sativae
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Chinese Herbs: Gu Ya (Rice Sprout), Fructus Germinatus Oryzae Sativae

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Herbs that Relieve Food Stagnation

Neutral Gu Ya (Fructus Germinatus Oryzae Sativae)
Channels:
SP, ST
Properties:
Sweet, Neutral
Latin:
Fructus Germinatus Oryzae Sativae
Chinese:
谷芽
Tone Marks:
gŭ yá

Chinese Herb Actions

  • Dissolves Food Stagnation, Harmonizes the Middle Jiao, Promotes Digestion
    Mildly improves food digestion. Treats indigestion and poor appetite.
  • Strengthens the Spleen, Improves Appetite
    Treats poor digestion, diarrhea, and poor appetite

Chinese Herb Contraindications & Cautions

  • None Noted

Herb-Drug Interactions

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Chinese Herb Toxicity & Overdose

  • None Noted
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Chinese Herb Dosage

  • 10-15 grams in decoction. 30 grams for severe cases (Chen)