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simp. and trad.




  1. A yellowish-brown pill used in traditional Chinese medicine "to replenish qi, invigorate the function of the spleen and regulate the function of the stomach, in the treatment of Diminished function of the spleen with stagnation of qi marked by dyspepsia, belching, anorexia, epigastric and abdominal distension and loose bowels".

Xiangsha Liujun pills have the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Radix Aucklandiae 木香 70
Fructus Amomi 砂仁 80
Radix Codonopsis 党参 100
Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae (stir-baked) 白术 (炒) 200
Poria 茯苓 200
Radix Glycyrrhizae Preparata 炙甘草 70
Pericarpium Citri Reticulatae 陈皮 80
Rhizoma Pinelliae (processed) 半夏 (制) 100


  • State Pharmacopoeia Commission of the PRC (2005). "Pharmacopoeia of The People’s Republic of China (Volume I)". Chemical Industry Press. ISBN 7117069821.