Akebia Fruit

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Common Name: Akebia Fruit, Fruit of Fiverleaf, Yu Zhi zi, ye xiang jiao
Botanical Name:  Akebia trifoliata; Fructus

Chinese / Pin Yin Name:   Ba Yue Zha,
Akebia Fruit Dosage:  Consult your healthcare professional for the correct dosage.
Akebia Fruit Cautions:   Do not use if pregnant or nursing.  Do not use if diarrhea is present.

Akebia Fruit Benefits & Information

Akebia fruit contains diuretic and anti-inflammatory and antibiotic properties. Traditionally akebia fruit soothes the liver, requlates the Qi and eases pain. It helps to relieve restlessness and promotes diuresis.  Akebia fruit benefits oral health, helps to ease pain, promote urination and ease body fluid retention.

Akebia Fruit Properties:  Bitter, Cold
Akebia Fruit Channels / Meridians: Liver, Stomach
Naturally Occuring Chemical Components in Akebia Fruit:  sigmsterol, saponins, olenolic acid, gllucose, rhamnose, glycerin stearae, linolenic acid, glyceride

Herbs to Combine with Akebia Fruit

Astragalus     Scutellaria Barbata

References:  http://alternativehealing.org/ba_yue_za.htm, https://tcmwiki.com/wiki/ba-yue-zha