Chuan Jiao (Szechuan Pepper, Pericarpium Zanthoxyli, 川椒)


1 lb authentic, natural Sichuan Pepper in bulk herb (sealed bag)


Common names: Fruit of Szechuan Pepper, Szechuan Pepper, Sichuan PepperSichuan Peppercorn, Zanthoxylum, Chinese Prickly-Ash Peel

Scientific name: Pericarpium Zanthoxyli

Parts used: Fruits

Benefits: Warm the interior and expel cold, warms the middle jiao, disperses cold, dispels dampness, relieves diarrhea and alleviates pain, spleen and stomach deficiency cold with cold and pain in the abdomen, vomiting and diarrhea, Kills parasites and alleviates abdominal pain, moist dermal ulcers

Quality Assurance: The Herb Depot offers premium whole natural herbs, mostly wild harvested and farm grown from quality, clean, pesticide-free plants from China. We directly order from our trusted Canadian suppliers who import from TCM manufacturing approved facilities.  

Based on standardized traditions of Chinese Medicine, the process of selecting, slicing, drying, sterilizing, fermenting, roasting, and steaming has been applied to achieve best properties and efficiencies of each herb.  

Caution: Use single Chinese herbs with caution; professional healthcare advice is recommended. Chinese herbs are generally combined in herbal formulas to work effectively together for desired results, and to minimize potential side effects. You can search our extensive collection of patent Chinese medicine to find the formula with the utilized herb most suitable for your health needs.  


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