Sheng Jiang

Lesson

Seminar room with Andrew Flower - Sheng Jiang

Notes

Properties

  • Pungent
  • Warm

Channels entered

  • Lung
  • Spleen
  • Stomach

Actions

  • Releases exterior and disperses cold
  • Used with Da Zao in Gui Zhi Tang to harmonise the Ying and Wei
  • Warms the Middle burner and alleviates nausea and vomiting
  • Resolves toxicity (including herbal overdoses/toxins) eg Ban Xia / Fu Zi

Dosage

  • 3 slices (3 to 9g)

Summary

Key takeaways

Sheng Jiang

Sheng Jiang