Qu Pi Xing Ren Bitter Apricot Seed Semen Armeniacae Amarum
Online Buy Qu Pi Xing Ren 去皮杏仁 Bitter Apricot Seed Semen Armeniacae Amarum Direct From China Herb Market Supplier. More Than 999+ Different Kinds Chinese TCM Herbs you can find Here, all our bulk herbs with premium quality, good price and good service. Worldwide Delivery, Welcome You!
Ku Xing Ren (Semen Armeniacae Amarae)——Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing (Shen Nong’s Herbal)
The Processing of 杏仁
The dry ripe seeds of the deciduous arbor plant Prunus armeniaca L. var. ansu Maxim, P. sibirica L. P. mandshurica (Maxim.) Koehne, or P. armeniaca L. of family Rosaceae.
Northeast, northwest of China and north China and so on.
Collect the mature fruit in summer and remove the flesh and shell to fetch seed.
The actual smell and taste
Light smell, aroma of benzaidehyde when ground with water, bitter taste.
Even, full and plump in shape, bitter taste and without seeping of oil.
Dried in the sun; unprocessed, or blanched, or stir-baked, smashed.
The Effect of 杏仁
Bitter, slightly warm, slightly toxic; lung and large intestine meridians entered.
Relieve cough and dyspnea, moisten intestines for relaxing bowels.
A. Various syndromes of cough and dyspnea
It can direct lung qi downward and purge lung qi and with the action of relieving cough and dyspnea. It can be combined with herbs to treat cough and dyspnea caused by adverse rising of lung qi, no matter whether acute or chronic, cold or heat diseases. It is known as the key herb for treating cough and dyspnea. For cough and dyspnea due to wind-cold, it is combined with wind-cold dispersing herbs, such as Ma Huang, Zi Su and Sheng Jiang and so on. For cough and dyspnea due to wind-heat, it is combined with wind-heat dispersing herbs, such as Sang Ye, Ju Hua and Niu Bang Zi and so on. For lung-dryness cough with symptoms such as dry cough without phlegm or less phlegm, it is often combined with lung-clearing, lung-moistening and phlegm-resolving herbs. For instance, it is combined with Sang Ye, Sha Shen and Bei Mu and so on. For cold phlegm cough and dyspnea with symptoms of white and watery phlegm, it is often combined with lung-warming and phlegm-resolving herbs, such as Gan Jiangand Ban Xia, etc. For lung heat cough and dyspnea with symptoms of much yellow thick phlegm, it is often combined with lung-heat-clearing herbs. For instance, it is combined with Ma Huang, Shi Gao and Gan Cao, etc, in Ma Xing She Gan Tang from Shang Han Lun.
B. Intestinal dryness constipation
It is most with full of oil, so it can moisten intestines to relax bowels. For constipation due to intestinal fluid consumption, it is often combined with laxatives. For instance, it is combined with Bai Zi Ren and Yu Li Ren, etc. For constipation due to blood deficiency in elder people or postpartum women, it is often combined with blood-nourishing herbs and yin-tonifying herbs. For instance, it is combined with Dang Gui and Sheng Di, etc.
Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 3~10 g. Smashed for decoction.
It should not be overused for its slight toxicity. It should be used with cautions for infants and patients with diarrhea.
The herb contains the amygdaloside and synaptase, which can generate cyanhydric acid after hydrolysis. So overdose can depress respiration to cause toxication.
This bulk herb Qu Pi Xing Ren 去皮杏仁 Bitter Apricot Seed Semen Armeniacae Amarum is of premium quality. Our bulk Chinese herbs are mostly wild harvested but some herbs are farm grown to protect their natural habitats and meet incremental market demands. The harvests of right species at proper maturity are identified by experienced professionals, cleaned, cut or sliced, and dried. Cases, special processing methods such as soaking with rice wine, steaming, roasting are applied as mandated by traditional Chinese medicine traditions to prepare the Chinese herbs to achieve desired properties, enhance efficacy, and reduce toxicity.
In the course of formulas to enhance each other's desirable action and to minimize any potential side effect. In TCM, Chinese herbs are mostly combined in the context of formulas to enhance each other's desirable action and to minimize any potential side effect.
We Guarantee Your Purchases Will Be Delivered On-time and As Described
Quanzhou City, Fujian Province, China
This Store Has Been Open Since Apr 12, 2013
1. When you’ve found a product you like, make sure you check product specifications such as size and color. You can also find more detailed information, such as sizing tables, if you scroll down the product detail page.
2. Some sellers also offer coupons. You can find them in their store and the product detail pages.
3. When you’re ready to place your order, you can click “Buy Now” and continue to the checkout, or you can add the product to your cart first and continue shopping.
4. If you want buy all the items in your cart, simply click “Buy All” to place your order
Note: once the order has been paid, you are unable to change the shipping address. However, you can contact the seller to send him/her any updates.
Share this Product
- choosing a selection results in a full page refresh