Apricot Pit

Review Apricot Pit Forms and Sizes Below

Common Name:  Apricot Pit, Apricot seed, Apricot kernel, Kuang Xing Ren, Bitter Apricot Seed
Botanical Name:  Prunus armeniaca ansu seed
Pin Yin Name:  Nan Xing Ren, Xing Ren
Apricot Pit Dosage:  Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.
Apricot Pit Precautions:  Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Not recommend for small children.  Apricot pit contains hydrogen cyanide which is strong toxin.  
Allergy Alert:  Contains Tree Nuts

Apricot Pit Benefits & Information

Apricot pit is a Traditional Chinese Herb that was used to relieve cough, expel phlegm and ease breathing. It moistens the intestines to relax the bowels.  Apricot Seed's pin yin name Nan Xing Ren translates to Southern Xing Ren. Apricot pit is commonly used to relieve coughing and wheezing. It aslo benefits joint health, supports cardiovascular health and boosts the immune system.
Apricot Pit Properties: Slightly Warm, Bitter, Slightly Toxic
Apricot Pit Channels / Meridians: Lung, Large Intestine
Apricot Pit Chemical Components: Emulsin, amygdalase, γ-estradiol, α-estradiol, vitamin E

Herbs That Combined with Apricot Seed

Ginger     Polygala Sibirica

References:  Herbpathy.com, alternativehealing.org