Common Names: Haliotis diversicolor Shell, Concha holytides, Abalone Shell
Botanical Name: Haliotis diversicolor shell
Other Names: Concha Haliotidis
Pin Yin Name: Shi Jue Ming
Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Abalone shell should be given with caution to patients with indigestion or cold in the spleen and stomach caused by insufficiency.
Abalone Shell Benefits & Information
Abalone shell is commonly reconized due to it's iridescence color. Shi Jue Ming has properties that mimic the sympathetic nervous system. It has antipyreteic sedative and anit-hypertensive properties. It also has antibiotic properties. Abalone pacifies the liver and subdues the yang. It clears liver heat and benefits vision.
Abalone Shell Channels / Meridians: Liver
Abalone Shell Properties: Salty, Cold
Naturally Occurring Chemical Components in Abalone Shell: alanine, choline, iron, serine, glutamic acid, phosphate, magnesium, vitamin E, vitamin B
Herbs that Combine with Abalone Shell:
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