Qing Xiang Zi (Celosia Seeds)

Qing Xiang Zi (Celosia Seeds)

Herb 8 of 14 in Herbs that Drain Fire

Cool Qing Xiang Zi (Semen Celosiae Argentae)
Sweet, Cool
Semen Celosiae Argentae
Tone Marks:
qīng xiāng zĭ
Buy This Herb
Get free shipping from
our partners at CHD

Chinese Herb Actions

  • Clears Heat in the Liver
    For externally contracted Wind-Heat or Liver Fire causing painful, red, swollen eyes, cataracts, or blurry vision.
  • Lowers Blood pressure
    Reduces hypertension from Liver yang rising.

Chinese Herb Contraindications & Cautions

  • Never use in patients with glaucoma or liver and kidney deficiency.

Herb-Drug Interactions

  • Section not completed...

Chinese Herb Toxicity & Overdose

  • Section not completed...

Chinese Herb Dosage

  • 3-15 grams.
  • Part used: seed.

References Used

The TCM information presented here has been referenced from numerous sources; including teachers, practitioners, class notes from Five Branches University, the following books, as well as other sources. If you have benefited from this information, please consider supporting the authors and their works by purchasing the books below.

Browse All Chinese Medicine Reference Texts ▶