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Shi Di (Persimmon Calyx)

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

Actions

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

Contraindications and Cautions

  • None Noted

Herb-Drug Interactions

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

Toxicity and Overdose

  • None Noted

Dosage

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

This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas:

 

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