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Carpesium Fruit (Fructus Carpesii Abrotinoidis) - 鹤虱子 (He Shi Zi)

Carpesium Fruit (Fructus Carpesii Abrotinoidis) - 鹤虱子 (He Shi Zi)

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Common Names: Carpesium Fruit, Starwort Fruit or Seed

Pharmaceutical Name: Fructus Carpesii Abrotinoidis

Chinese Names: 鹤虱子 (hè shī zi)

He Shi Zi Properties

Taste Temperature Entering Meridians
Slightly Toxic

Common Uses of He Shi Zi in Traditional Chinese Medicine: 

  • Kills parasites and alleviates pain

Net Weight: 16 oz / 1 lb

Loose, whole herbs may vary from pictures due to its natural form and cut. Bag packaging may also differ as we source from multiple sources to ensure we have product on hand. All will have labels indicating scientific name, Chinese name, and weight.

Disclaimer & Precautions: This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Use Chinese herbs or herbal extracts with caution. Professional advice is suggested. In TCM, Chinese herbs are often combined in the context of formulas to enhance each other's desirable action and to minimize any potential side effect. Consult a professional if you are pregnant or are taking any prescription medications or Western medications as it can cause interference or have a strong effect on the body.

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