Names Of Xi Xin


Xi Xin TCM Herb - Materia Medica

  • English Name: Chinese Wild Ginger
  • Pinyin Name: Xi Xin
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How Is Xi Xin Categorized?

Xi Xin Functional Category

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Temperature - Taste

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Our Database Has 13 TCM Herbs In The Herbs That Release The Exterior Wind Cold Category

How Is Xi Xin Used Clinically?

Xi Xin Usages and Indications

  • Supporting herb for exterior cold, useful when primary symptoms are head/body aches, particularly with dampness and/or KD Yang Deficiency
  • Dispels wind, disperses cold, alleviates pain
  • Transforms phlegm - wind-cold w/cough
  • Unblocks Qi - nasal congestion

Cautions and Contraindications

    • Avoid in Qi Deficiency w/profuse sweating
    • Avoid in yin deficient cough
    • Avoid in blood deficiency headaches
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How Is Xi Xin Prepared?

Dosage and Preparation Notes For Xi Xin

  • Dosage: 1-3g

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