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Lycium

 

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Blend description:028_Lycium

Lycium are the dried red berries Chinese boxthorn (Lycium chinensis) or goji (Lycium barbarum). They have a mildly sweet, delicious taste. Chinese medicine has been using them for over two thousand years. Lycium’s a sought-after stimulant due to the high amount of vital nutrients it contains.

Effects according to Chinese medicine:

  • replenishes liver and kidney Yin
  • improves eyesight
  • moistens lungs (replenishes lung Yin)

Tongue: red, with occasional furring or without any furring

Pulse: thin, empty

Composition:

Chinese English Latin
Gou Qi Zi Chinese boxthorn, fruit Fruc. lycii

Other educational sources:

Sheid, Bensky, Ellis, Barolet: Chinese Herbal Medicine Formulas and Strategies 
Shied, Ellis - Handbook of Formulas in Chinese Medicine  
John K.Chen, Tina T.Chen - Chinese Herbal Formulas and Applications
Ando - Farmakologie klasické čínské medicíny 
Hampen, Fischer - A Materia Medica for Chinese Medicine 
Giovanni Maciocia - The Practice of Chinese Medicine
Giovanni Maciocia - The Tree Treasures
http://tcmencyklopedie.cz

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