Brand: TCMzone Singles
Gua Lou Pi 40 packets 2 grams
Gua Lou Pi Granules, Box of 40 Packets (2g each)
Brand: TCM Zone
English name: Trichosanthes Peel Granules
Chinese name: Gua Lou Pi Granules
Unit Size: Box of 40 Packets (2g each)
Potency: 5:1 extract granules
Taste: Sweet - Bensky
Properties: Cold - Bensky
Contraindications: Contraindicated for those with diarrhea due to deficiency and weakness of the Spleen and Stomach.
Chinese Symptomology: Phlegm-heat in the chest or dry cough with difficult to expectorate sputum and dry throat due to wind-heat; Chest pain obstruction, clumping in the chest, early stages of breast abscess
Actions: Cools and transforms phlegm-heat, facilitates the flow of qi in the chest, disperses constrained clumping. - Bensky
Pattern: Phlegm-heat; Dry cough; Wind-heat; Qi obstruction in the chest. - Bensky
Channels Entered: Lungs, Stomach, Large Intestine - Bensky
Gua Lou Pi - Trichosanthis Pericarpium
Excerpted from Bensky: Chinese Herbal Medicine Materia Medica
- Clears the Lungs and transforms phlegm: for phlegm-heat in the chest or dry cough with difficult to expectorate sputum and dry throat due to wind-heat.
- Regulates the qi and expands the chest: for chest painful obstruction, clumping in the chest, and the early stages of breast abscess.
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