Chinese Herb: Shi Di (Persimmon Calyx), Calyx Diospyri Kaki
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Chinese Herb: Shi Di (Persimmon Calyx), Calyx Diospyri Kaki

Herb 9 of 19 in Herbs that Regulate the Qi

Neutral Shi Di (Calyx Diospyri Kaki)
Channels:
ST
Properties:
Bitter, Astringent, Neutral
Latin:
Calyx Diospyri Kaki
Chinese:
柿蒂
Tone Marks:
shì dì

Chinese Herb Actions

  • Directs Qi Downward and Stops Hiccups
    Treats Hiccups and belching in both hot or cold patterns

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

  • 3-12 grams in decoction (Chen)
  • 3-12 grams in decoction (Bensky)

This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas:

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