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Introduction To Wild or Sping Juujba Seed (suan zao ren)   


 

 

  

Wild or Sping Juujba Seed (suan zao ren) 

Semen Ziziphi Spinosae 

Properties: Sweet and acid in flavour, neutral in nature, it acts on the heart, liver and gallbladder channels. This herb is sweet in flavour and moist in nature. The sweetness and sourness can tonify Yin and nourishing liver and bladder, nourishing the heart and calming the mind. It is often used of insomnia and dreaminess due to deficiency of both Qi and blood and insufficient nourishing of heart and mind. This herb is sour in taste and astringing sweating. It can be used for treatment of hyperhidrosis due to general deficiency.

Effects: Nourishing the heart to tranquilize the mind, promoting generation of body fluid and arresting sweating.

Indications:

1. Irritability, dryness of eye, dizziness, insomnia and dreaminess due to deficiency of liver-yin , it is often used with Rhizoma anemarrhenae, Poria, Rhizoma ligustici, chuanxiong, and Radix glycyrrhizae to nourish the liver, calm heart and tranquilize the mind. For insomnia and amnesia due to deficiency of both Qi and blood and insufficient nourishing of heart and mind, this herb can be used with Radix ginseng. Radix angelicae sinensis, Arllus longan, Semen biotae, Poria, etc. to nourishing the heart to calm the mind, as in Ginseng Spleen Invigorating Bolus.

2. For treatment of spontaneous sweating due to Qi-deficiency, and night sweat due to Yin-deficiency, this herb can be used with herbs of benefiniting vital energy and strengthening superfices and herbs of tonifying Yin and astringing sweat, to relieve primary and secondary symptoms at the same time.

Dosage and Administration: 10-15g, it can be ground into powder for an oral dose, 1.5-3.0g each time.

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For the convenience of customers, we offer the Wild or Sping Juujba Seed (suan zao ren) as the  quick-dissolving granule made through modern technology.

 

Directions:

 

Every sachet is equivalent to raw herb 10 grams.

 

The dosage is for adults, one sachet each time, twice a day. Please put the granule into a cup, then put 50-100ml boiling water into the cup and stir it with spoon. You will get some tea, drink it when it is luke-warm. For children, the dosage should be reduced according to the weight.

 

Air ship 50 sachets of Wild or Sping Juujba Seed (suan zao ren) in the form of quick-dissolving granule for your personal use now at $62.00.

 

If you would like to order this raw herb, please go to the order form.