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Ba Yue Zha (Akebia Fruit)

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Neutral Ba Yue Zha (Fructus Akebiae Trifoliatae)
Channels:
LIV, ST
Properties:
Bitter, Neutral
Latin:
Fructus Akebiae Trifoliatae
Chinese:
八月札
Tone Marks:
bā yuè zhá
Translation:
Eighth Month Sticker

Actions

  • Spreads Liver Qi
    For epigastric, chest, hypochondriac, and hernial pain that can be associated with a Liver and stomach disharmony.
  • Dissipates Masses such as Nodules, Cysts, and Tumors Caused by Phlegm and Qi Stagnation
    Used for breast fibroids or tumors as well as digestive tract tumors.
  • Diuretic
    For difficult and stony urination.

Contraindications and Cautions

  • Do not use during pregnancy.
  • Can easily injure fluids, use care with Yin deficient patients.

Herb-Drug Interactions

  • This section is being researched, and is not completed.

Toxicity and Overdose

  • This section is being researched, and is not completed.

Dosage

  • 6-12 grams