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Wu Mei #1324M

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Pin Ying Name: Wu Mei

Chinese Name: 烏梅

English Name: Mume Fruit

Latin Name: Mume, Fructus

Herbs that Stabilize and Bind (Astringents)
Category
Properties
Taste Temperature Entering Meridians Dosage
Sour
Astringent
Warm
Neutral
Liver
Large Intestine
Lung
Spleen
3-30g
Actions & Indications
Taste Temperature Entering Meridians Dosage

Astringes leakage of Lung Qi, stops leakage of sweat and stops coughs

  • Chronic Lung Deficiency coughs, dysphagia, regurgitation

Generates fluids and alleviates thirst

  • Thirst due to Heat from Deficiency
  • Qi and Yin Deficiency
  • Wasting and thirsting disorder due to Deficiency Heat

Expels roundworms and alleviates pain

  • Roundworm induced vomiting and abdominal pain
  • Occasionally used for abdominal pain and vomiting not associated with parasites

Astringes the Intestines and stops diarrhea

  • Chronic, incessant diarrhea or dysentery and fecal incontinence and hemafecia (can be used alone charred for these purposes)
  • Rectal prolapse

Stops bleeding

  • Bleeding (hemafecia and excessive uterine bleeding) with symptoms of Blood Deficiency (Dryness, thirst and a parched mouth)
  • Can be used alone charred and powdered for bleeding from the vagina, anus or urethra

Treat corns and warts topically

  • Corns and warts
Contraindications