Pang Da Hai (Seed Boat Sterculia Seed, Semen Sterculiae Lychnophorae, 胖大海)


1 lb authentic, natural Pang Da Hai in bulk herb (sealed bag)


Common names: Sterculia Seed, Boat Sterculia Seed, Boat-fringed Sterculia Seed

Scientific name: Semen Sterculiae Lychnophorae

Parts used: Seeds


Clears and disseminates Lung Qi - Sore throat, hoarseness, Phlegm-Heat cough and constrained Lung Qi. Used alone as a tea for hoarseness - Moistens the Intestines and unblocks the bowels

Mild to moderate constipation due to Heat clumping in the Intestines, often with concurrent headache, red eyes and fever. Can be used alone for mild cases

Encourages the expression of rashes - Adjunctively, as an external wash, for incomplete expression of rashes


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