Chinese Medicine Times : Keeping You Informed

Chinese Medicine Times : Keeping You Informed

UK FlagYou are visiting our UK site. Click here to view our US site

Proper use of Strong Acting Herbs I. Wu Zhu Yu (Evodia)

Proper use of Strong Acting Herbs I. Wu Zhu Yu (Evodia)
Special Offer
Volume 3 Issue 3 - Late Summer 2008

by Subhuti Dharmananda

Evodia refers to the Chinese herb wuzhuyu, the immature (nearly ripe) fruit with stems removed from Evodia rutaecarpa. The herb is one of the few classified in traditional Chinese medicine as hot in nature, and some texts indicate that it is "extremely hot” (Hsu, et. al., 1986). While the description of hotness is primarily from the effect the herb has on the tongue, herbs with this property are said to dispel internal coldness, a type of therapy that alleviates pain and rectifies the flow of qi. Evodia is classified along with cinnamon bark, dry ginger, Sichuan pepper (zanthoxylum; from the same plant family as evodia) and other hot peppers in a small section of the Materia Medica dedicated to herbs for dispelling chill and warming the interior.

Quantity:
Tax is not applicable to those living outside the European Economic Community. For more info click here.
Now: £1.50 (£1.80 inc. tax)
This is a PDF version of the free article available from the website. Once purchased, a download link will be emailed to you. It is also possible to download from within your account. The ability to download this product will expire after 14 days.
Email This Page
Discuss This

Customer Reviews

There are currently no reviews for this ebook. Be the first!

Review this ebook...

Subscribe To CMT

Shopping Basket

Your basket is empty!

Recently Viewed Login Register

Change Language

Change Currency

Subscribe to our RSS Feed Chinese Medicine Times Facebook Fan Page Chinese Medicine Times Twitter Page Chinese Medicine Times Linkedin Page Email a friend about this website
  • All about Natural Medicine Advert 10-09-2014
  • AcuGlide Needle Offer
  • Acumaster Offer
  • Vinco Needle Offer
  • Viva Offer

Events Calendar

Korean Hand Therapy with Jong Baik in London 04/09/2014-09/09/2014

Korean Hand Therapy (KHT) is unique when compared to other hand reflexology... [more]

Master Tung Acupuncture Parts 1&2 with Philip Weeks - Novemeber 7th/8th

A very practical 2 day workshop with lots of practise!. Tung Acupuncture is well known for its quick and spontaneous results... [more]

View Events Calendar

From Our Store