Chinese Amomum Shell (Sha Ren Qiao)

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Amomum shell (Sharenqiao)

The shell of Amomum fruit (Sharen) has similar properties and functions to the Amomum fruit (Sharen), however, the warming property of Amomum shell (Sharenqiao) is less strong and its ability to transform dampness and promote circulation of qi is weaker. This herb is indicated in qi stagnation in the spleen and stomach, epigastric and abdominal distension and fullness, nausea, vomiting and poor appetite.

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