Xiang Jia Pi, powder, unsulfured

Periploca sepium root-bark
500 g/bag
MW Code:
5076SFP
Availability: In Stock
Availability Information

Wu jia pi/acanthopanax bark is unavailable commercially as it has been over-cultivated and Xiang jia pi/periploca sepium bark is the acknowledged substitute herb in many formulas. As Xiang Jia Pi grows in the north, it is also known as northern Wu Jia Pi. Xiang Jia Pi is bitter, warming, expels wind-dampness, promotes urination and alleviates swelling, and strengthens the heart. However, Xiang jia pi/periploca sepium is toxic and cannot be used interchangeably with Wu Jia Pi. It is also not recommended for long term use. Practitioners should be careful not to over-dose. (1.5-3 gm is the recommended dosage).

Xiang Jia Pi, powder, unsulfured

Other Product Names: 香加皮粉-無硫磺, Periploca Root-Bark

Product Notes: Wu jia pi/acanthopanax bark is unavailable commercially as it has been over-cultivated and Xiang jia pi/periploca sepium bark is the acknowledged substitute herb in many formulas. As Xiang Jia Pi grows in the north, it is also known as northern Wu Jia Pi. Xiang Jia Pi is bitter, warming, expels wind-dampness, promotes urination and alleviates swelling, and strengthens the heart. However, Xiang jia pi/periploca sepium is toxic and cannot be used interchangeably with Wu Jia Pi. It is also not recommended for long term use. Practitioners should be careful not to over-dose. (1.5-3 gm is the recommended dosage).

Packaging: 500 g/bag

Barcode: 739934250761

Case Packaging: 0 bg

Chinese Name: 香加皮粉-無硫磺

Chinese Brand: 梅花牌®

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