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Fo Shou #1415M

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Pin Ying Name: Fo Shou

Chinese Name: 佛手

English Name: Flesh-Finger Citron

Latin Name: Citrus Medica Var Sarcodactylis

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Herbs that Regulate Qi
Category
Properties
Taste Temperature Entering Meridians Dosage
Acrid
Bitter
Sour
Warm
Slightly Warm
Liver
Lung
Stomach
Spleen
3-10g
Actions & Indications
Taste Temperature Entering Meridians Dosage

Spreads and regulates Liver Qi

  • Liver Qi Stagnation with chest or hypochondriac pain or a stifling sensation in the chest
  • Liver Yin Deficiency with emotional problems

Harmonizes the Stomach, dries Dampness and strengthens the Spleen

  • Spleen and Stomach Qi Stagnation with epigastric pain, fullness and distention, lack of appetite, belching and/or vomiting
  • Liver Qi Stagnation Attacking the Stomach
  • Yin Deficiency with Stomach Qi Stagnation

Regulates Lung Qi and transforms Phlegm

  • Sub-acute or chronic coughs due to Phlegm-Damp in the chest with copious Phlegm
  • Especially useful for unrelenting cough with chest pain
Contraindications
  • Use caution in cases where there is no stagnant Qi.
  • Use caution for those with Yin Deficiency with Heat signs.
  • Contraindicated for those with Excess Fire symptoms.