Names Of Mu Li


Mu Li TCM Herb - Materia Medica

  • English Name: Oyster Shell
  • Pinyin Name: Mu Li
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How Is Mu Li Categorized?

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Temperature - Taste

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Our Database Has 7 TCM Herbs In The Herbs That Anchor, Settle and Calm The Spirit Category

How Is Mu Li Used Clinically?

Mu Li Usages and Indications

  • Calms the spirit - palpitations, anxiety, restlessness, insomnia.
  • Benefits the yin, anchors floating yang - irritable, insomnia, dizziness, headache, tinnitus, blurred vision, bad temper, red flushed face due to yin deficiency with ascending yang.
  • Prevents leakage of fluids - continuous sweating in steaming bone disorder, aftermath of warm-febrile disease, spontaneous sweating, night sweats, nocturnal emission, spermatorrhea, leukorrhea, uterine bleeding.
  • Softens hardness, dissipates nodules - scrofula, goiter.
  • Absorbs acidity - stomach pain, sour taste in the mouth.

How Is Mu Li Prepared?

Dosage and Preparation Notes For Mu Li

  • Dosage: 15-30g cook 20-30 minutes extra

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