山楂化滞丸

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin shānzhā huàzhì wán
Zhuyin ㄕㄢ ㄓㄚ ㄏㄨㄚˋ ㄓˋ ㄨㄢˊ
IPA (key) /ʂa̠n⁵⁵ ʈ͡ʂa̠⁵⁵ xu̯a̠⁵¹⁻⁵³ ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁵¹ u̯a̠n³⁵/

NounEdit

山楂化滞丸 (simplified, Pinyin shānzhā huàzhì wán, traditional 山楂化滯丸)

  1. A brown honeyed pill used in traditional Chinese medicine "to promote digestion and to relax the bowels in the treatment of retention of indigested food, anorexia, constipation, and abdominal flatulence".

Shanzha Huazhi pills have the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Fructus Crataegi 山楂 500
Fructus Hordei Germinatus 麦芽 100
Massa Medicata Fermentata 神曲 100
Semen Arecae 槟榔 50
Semen Raphani 莱菔子 50
Semen Pharbitidis 牵牛子 50

ReferencesEdit

  • State Pharmacopoeia Commission of the PRC (2005). "Pharmacopoeia of The People’s Republic of China (Volume I)". Chemical Industry Press. ISBN 7117069821.
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 13:41