Yi Zhi Ren (Sharpleaf Galangal Fruit, Fructus Alpiniae Oxyphyllae, 益智仁)

$28.00 CAD


1 lb authentic, natural Yi Zhi Ren in bulk herb (sealed bag)


Common names: Black Cardamom, Bitter Cardamom, Sharpleaf Galangal Fruit

Scientific name: Fructus Alpiniae Oxyphyllae

Parts used: Seeds

Main Medical Uses: Dampness, Vital Energy, Spleen & Stomach, Diarrhea, Poor Appetite, Abdominal Distention, Vomiting & Nausea.

Benefits: Sharpleaf Galangal Fruit removes dampness, promotes the flow of vital energy, warms spleen and stomach. Used to treat diarrhea, poor appetite, abdominal distension, vomiting and nausea.


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.


(Please note: Photos are for illustrative purposes only. Actual colour, cut, and size may vary)