Xian Mao (Golden Eye Grass Rhizome) - Chinese Herbal Medicine

  • English Name:  Golden Eye Grass Rhizome
  • Pinyin Name:  Xian Mao
  • Tonify kidney, strengthen yang - impotence, urinary incontinence, nocturnal emission, infertility due to cold womb (woman) or cold jing (man).
  • Expel cold, eliminate damp - bi with generalized pain, pain and/or weakness in the bones and sinews, lower back and knee pain, cold abdomen.
Functional Grouping (See All)
  • Herbs That Tonify Yang

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

     ◦ Liver ◦ Kidney

    Associated Temperature and Taste (See All)

     ◦ Hot (Re) ◦ Acrid

    Contraindication Notes:

  • Avoid with yin deficiency, empty heat signs
  • Staff Notes:

  • Generally not for longer term use.
  • The daily dose should be respected as high doses can cause limb numbness, loss of consciousness and swollen tongue among other symptoms.


  • Herbal Formulas Which Include Xian Mao

    Below you will find Traditional Chinese Medicine herbal formulas which contain Xian Mao (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
    Er Xian Tang Wan

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    Nuan Gong Yun Zi Wan

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