Fo Shou (Finger Citron Fruit) - Chinese Herbal Medicine

  • English Name:  Finger Citron Fruit
  • Pinyin Name:  Fo Shou
  • Regulates and soothes liver Qi - rib pain and distention, belching.
  • Harmonizes the stomach and strengthens the spleen - epigastric pain and distention, lack of appetite, belching, vomiting.
  • Dries dampness and transforms phlegm - chronic cough with phlegm and chest pain (weak, not well suited for acute conditions).
Functional Grouping (See All)
  • Herbs That Regulate The Qi

  • Dosage and Preparation Notes
    • Dosage: 6-9g
    Channels/Meridians Influenced (See All)

     ◦ Lung ◦ Spleen ◦ Stomach ◦ Liver

    Associated Temperature and Taste (See All)

     ◦ Warm (Wen) ◦ Bitter (Ku) ◦ Acrid



    Herbal Formulas Which Include Fo Shou

    Below you will find Traditional Chinese Medicine herbal formulas which contain Fo Shou (in alphabetical order). You May click on the name of the formula for more details or click on any of the products from our store to read usage information or to purchase a particular formula.

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