Ginkgo Semen (白果) is the dried ripe seed of Ginkgo biloba L., family Ginkgoaceae.
Other name Baiguo (Chinese name), Gingko Seed
Traditional Chinese Medicine action
Sweet, bitter, astringent; neutral; toxic. Enter lung and kidney channels.
1. Baiguoren : Nourish lung to resolve wheezing, relieve vaginal discharge, reduce urination, used as expectorant, detoxify and anthelmintic.
2. Chaobaiguoren : Stir-bake will reduce toxicity, promote convergence activity, used to resolve wheezing, relieve vaginal discharge and reduce urination.
Usage and dosage 5-10 g, decoction for oral use. Crush before use.
* Contraindication and precaution *
Should not use Baiguoren in large amount.
Contradicted use raw Baiguoren due to its toxic.
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