This Chinese herb is the ripe fruit of Schisandra chinensis Baill. The ripe fruits are collected in autumn and dried in the sun after the twigs are removed. It's suppled for clinical application raw or prepared (steamed with vinegar and honey and dried in the sun)
Chinese medicinal attributes: sour in taste and warm in nature, with a meridian affectation for the lungs, kidneys, and heart.
Actions and indications: Schisandra fruit can astringe lung qi, nourish the kidneys, produce saliva, arrest sweating and discharge of semen, control diarrhea and tranquilize the mind, to treat chronic coughing due to deficiency of the lungs and asthma due to deficiency of the lungs and kidneys.
Usage and dosage: 3 - 10 g of Schisandra fruit is used to prepare a decoction, pills or powder for oral adminstration.
Warning: It can't be used to treat diseases with pathogens accumulated on the body serface (exterior) and excessive heat pathogens retained in the body, acute coughing or measles at the early stage because it has a sour and puckery taste and an astringent effect.
- Brand: China 999
- Product Code: 1x454g
- Reward Points: 270
- Availability: In Stock
- Price in reward points: 2700
Tags: single herb