Wu Wei Zi (Schisandra Fruit/Seed) - Chinese Herbal Medicine

  • English Name:  Schisandra Fruit/Seed
  • Pinyin Name:  Wu Wei Zi
  • Constrain leakage of lung qi, enriches kidney yin - chronic cough and wheezing due to kidney and lung deficiency.
  • Tonify the kidneys, bind the essence, stop diarrhea - nocturnal emission, spermatorrhea, leukorrhea, frequent urination, daybreak diarrhea.
  • Inhibits sweating, generates fluids - thirst with excess sweat, spontaneous sweating, nightsweats, xiao ke.
  • Quiet the spirit, calm the heart - irritability, palpitations, insomnia due to blood deficiency or kidney and heart yin injury.
Functional Grouping (See All)
  • Herbs That Stabilize and Bind

  • Dosage and Preparation Notes
    • Dosage: 1.5-3g raw
    • Tonic: 6-9g
    Channels/Meridians Influenced (See All)

     ◦ Lung ◦ Heart ◦ Kidney

    Associated Temperature and Taste (See All)

     ◦ Warm (Wen) ◦ Sour (Suan)

    Contraindication Notes:
    • Do Not Use With Presence Of OPI.


    Herbal Formulas Which Include Wu Wei Zi

    Below you will find Traditional Chinese Medicine herbal formulas which contain Wu Wei Zi (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.

    TCM FormulaClinical Functions
    An Shen Bu Xin Wan

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    Bi Yan Wan

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    Bu Yang Huan Wu Tang Wan

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    Geng Nian An Wan

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    Sheng Mai San Wan

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    Sheng Mai Yin Wan

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    Te Xiao Zao Ren An Mian Wan

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    Tian Wan Bu Xin Wan

    Anxiety, insomnia, irritability, night sweats, low grade fever, restless sleep, poor memory, poor focus and concentration, nocturnal emissions, dry stools.

    Pulse will be thin and rapid and the Tongue will be red with little coating.

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    Wu Zi Yan Zong Wan

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    Xiao Qing Long Wan

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    Yu Quan Wan

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