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Gu Ya (Rice Sprout)

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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

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

Contraindications and Cautions

  • None Noted

Herb-Drug Interactions

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

Toxicity and Overdose

  • None Noted

Dosage

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