Common Names: Alpinia Fruit, Black Cardamon, Bitter-seeded Cardamon,Sharp-Leaf Galangal Berry
Pharmaceutical Name: Fructus Alpiniae Oxyphyllae
Chinese Names: 益智仁 Yi Zhi Ren
Common Uses in Traditional Chinese Medicine:
Warms the Kidneys and astringes Jing and urine
Warms the Spleen, increases the appetite and stops diarrhea and salivation
Net Weight: 16 oz / 1 lb
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