Ju He (Citrus/Tangerine Seeds)

Ju He (Citrus/Tangerine Seeds)

Herb 7 of 19 in Herbs that Regulate the Qi

Neutral Ju He (Semen Citri Reticulatae)
Bitter, Neutral
Semen Citri Reticulatae
Alt Names:
Ju Zi He, Ju Zi Ren, Ju Ren
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Chinese Herb Actions

  • Activates and moves Qi, relieves pain, and dissipates clumps
    Effective for pain from small intestine hernial disorders, swelling and pain of the testes, mastitis, breast nodules, and in the lower back pain.

Chinese Herb Contraindications & Cautions

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Herb-Drug Interactions

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Chinese Herb Toxicity & Overdose

  • None Noted.
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Chinese Herb Dosage

  • 3-10 grams (Chen)

Chinese Herb Notes

  • Fry Ju He with salt to direct it's actions to the Kidneys, and increase it's effectiveness at treating hernia and testicular swelling/pain.

This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas:

References Used

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