Su Jiu Gui Ban (Deep Fried Fresh Water Turtle Shell) - Chinese Herbal Medicine

Chinese Name: Su Jiu Gui Ban
English Name: Deep Fried Fresh Water Turtle Shell

Clinical Usage and Indications

  • This is the deep fried version of Gui Ban.  For more information see the Gui Ban page.  Deep frying helps to moderate the cold action of the herb.

Functional Groups (Click for Summary/Study Notes)

Dosage and Preparation Notes

  • Dosage: 9-30g

Channels/Meridians Influenced

Associated Temperature and Taste

Cautions and Contraindications

There are currently no contraindications listed.

Staff Clinician Notes

There are no additional notes for this herb.

Herbal Formulas Which Include This Herb

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  • Da Bu Yin Wan

    Formula Functions...  

    Yin deficiency leading to rising fire - mallor flush, heat in the afternoon/evenings, night sweats, irritability, anxiety, steaming bone disorder, spontaneous emissions.

    The Pulse will be rapid and forceful in the kidney positions and the Tongue will be red with little coating.

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