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Citri Reticulatae Pericarpium
Tangerine Mature Rind
Regulate the Qi
Acrid, Bitter, Aromatic
Dry-fried to moderate its strongly acrid nature,while enhancing its warming & strengthening qualities. Most appropriate for weak middle jiao leading to damp accumulation.
Unblocks Qi Stagnation
Harmonizes the Middle Jiao
Herbal Auxillary to Prevent Stagnation
Use extreme caution with hematemesis. Use caution with yin or fluid deficiency, and excess heat. This herb is inappropriate for treating dry cough. Long-term use may damage yuan qi.
3-9g, decocted, or in pills.
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