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Da Zao (Date, Jujube)

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Warm Da Zao (Fructus Zizyphi Jujubae)
Channels:
SP, ST
Properties:
Sweet, Warm
Latin:
Fructus Zizyphi Jujubae
Chinese:
大枣
Tone Marks:
dà zăo
Alt Names:
Hong Zao, Hei Da Zao, Hei Zao
Translation:
Big Date

Actions

  • Tonifies Spleen and Stomach
  • Tonifies Qi and Nourishes the Blood
  • Calms the spirit
  • Harmonizes Other Herbs

Contraindications and Cautions

  • May cause heat, dampness and phlegm.

Herb-Drug Interactions

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

Toxicity and Overdose

  • None Noted.

Dosage

  • 10-30 grams (3-12 Fruits)

This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas:

 

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