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Bai-Zhu Atractylodes Rhizome
Tonify the Qi
Dry-fried to enhance middle jiao function, moderat
Tonifies Stomach Qi
Tonifies Spleen Qi
Benefits the Fetus and Secures the Pregnancy
Unblocks the Bowels
Contraindicated with qi stagnation causing chest oppression. Use caution with yin, blood, and fluid deficiency, and heat signs or signs of injured fluids. Use with exterior releasing herbs if there are still signs of lingering colds and flu. Combine with qi regulating herbs for chronic use.
4.5-9g. May be taken fresh, dried, dry-fried, or charred.