Bodycrafters

Chi Xiao Dou 赤小豆 Semen Phaseoli

English Name: phaseolus, rice bean, adzuki bean
Property: sweet, sour, neutral
Channel: HT, SI
Part used: seeds
Dosage: 10-30g

Category:

Actions/Indications:
1. Promotes urination, reduces swelling: water accumulation – edema, ascites, leg qi
2. Clears damp-heat, relieves jaundice: mild case of jaundice due to damp-heat
3. Eliminates toxins, drains pus, disperse blood stasis: toxic swelling, carbuncles,
furuncles, external injuries

Contraindications: with yin deficiency or without dampness, during pregnancy, may
cause allergic reaction

Brand

BodyCrafters

Herbology (TCM) Chinese Medicine