香砂枳术丸

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xiāngshā zhǐzhù wán
Zhuyin ㄒㄧㄤ ㄕㄚ ㄓˇ ㄓㄨˋ ㄨㄢˊ
IPA (key) /ɕi̯ɑŋ⁵⁵ ʂa̠⁵⁵ ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ʈ͡ʂu⁵¹ u̯a̠n³⁵/

NounEdit

香砂枳术丸 (simplified, Pinyin xiāngshā zhǐzhù wán, traditional 香砂枳術丸)

  1. A yellowish-brown pill used in traditional Chinese medicine "to invigorate the spleen and promote digestion, activating the flow of qi and relieving fullness, in the treatment of qi stagnation due to spleen deficiency, fullness of abdomen, anorexia, and diarrhea".

Xiangsha Zhizhu pills have the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Radix Aucklandiae 木香 150
Fructus Aurantii (stir-baked with bran) 枳壳 (麸炒) 150
Fructus Amomi 砂仁 150
Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae (stir-baked with bran) 白术 (麸炒) 150

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 10 April 2014, at 09:13