Chinese Herb: Ju Hong (Outermost Citrus Peel, Tangerine Peel, Orange Peel), Exocarpium Citri Rubrum
HomeChinese Herbs › Chinese Herb: Ju Hong (Outermost Citrus Peel, Tangerine Peel, Orange Peel), Exocarpium Citri Rubrum

Get Involved! Support Sacred Lotus and Chinese Medicine

We need your help! Be a part of the community supporting Sacred Lotus and help keep
authentic, researched, and organized Chinese Medicine content available for free.

If you use or love this website,
please consider making a donation.

Your contributions help pay for hosting
and keep our TCM content free.

Get Involved »

Chinese Herb: Ju Hong (Outermost Citrus Peel, Tangerine Peel, Orange Peel), Exocarpium Citri Rubrum

Herb 18 of 19 in Herbs that Regulate the Qi

Warm Ju Hong (Exocarpium Citri Rubrum)
Channels:
LU, ST
Properties:
Spicy, Bitter, Warm
Latin:
Exocarpium Citri Rubrum
Chinese:
橘红
Tone Marks:
jú hóng
Alt Names:
Yun Pi, Yun Hong

Chinese Herb Actions

  • Regulate Qi, Harmonizes the Middle Jiao and Dry Damp
    Used for cough with profuse sputum. Also treats vomiting and belching.

Chinese Herb Contraindications & Cautions

  • None Noted

Herb-Drug Interactions

  • Section not completed...

Chinese Herb Toxicity & Overdose

  • None Noted
  • Section not completed...

Chinese Herb Dosage

  • 3-10 grams in decoction (Chen)
  • 3-9 grams in decoction (Bensky)

Chinese Herb Notes

  • This herb has a stronger drying and aromatic effect than the similar Chen Pi.

This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas:

SHARE