Jiu Zi – Jiu Cai Zi – Allium seed – Chinese Leek seed

Nature: acrid, sweet, warm

Enters: Kidney, Liver

Actions: Tonifies kidney Yang; controls Jing; warms the stomach, stops vomiting.

• Kidney Yang deficiency: impotence, weakness, cold and pain in lumbar and knee, urinary incontinence.
• Kidney Qi deficiency: seminal emission, frequent urination, copious leukorrhea.
• Stomach cold: vomiting.
• Must crush before use.

Dose: 3-9g (decoctions, pills, and powders)

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