Common Name: Apricot Seed, Apricot pit, Apricot kernel, Kuang Xing Ren, Bitter Apricot Seed Botanical Name: Prunus armeniaca semen Pin Yin Name: Nan Xing Ren, Xing Ren Apricot Seed Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb. Apricot Seed Precautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Not recommend for small children. Apricot pit contains hydrogen cyanide which is strong toxin. Apricot Seed Allergy Alert: Contains Tree Nuts
Apricot Seed Benefits & Information
Apricot seed is traditionally 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 seed may relieve cough and wheezing. It also benefits joint health, supports cardiovascular health and boosts the immune system.
Apricot Seed Properties: Slightly Warm, Bitter, Slightly Toxic Apricot Seed Channels / Meridians: Lung, Large Intestine Apricot Seed Chemical Components: Emulsin, amygdalase, γ-estradiol, α-estradiol, vitamin E
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