This raw Chinese herb is sold by the pound in either raw or powdered form. Please use the above "add-on" button to make your selection.
Pinyin name: Dong Gua Ren
Aka: dong gua zi, dong gua ren, bai gua zi, gua ban, bai dong gua zi, gua zi
Source: Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing
English name: benincasa, Chinese wax gourd seed
Botanical name: benincasa hispida seed
Pharmaceutical name: semen benincasae
Properties: sweet, cool
Channels entered: lung, stomach, small intestine, large intestine
Chinese therapeutic actions: clears heat, dissolves phlegm, eliminates pus, promotes diuresis,
This herb is available by the pound in either raw or powdered form.