四君子丸

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Chinese[edit]

four
 
monarch; lord; gentleman; ruler
 
child; son; (noun suff.); small thing; midnight; 11 p.m.-1 a.m.; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch
pill
simp. and trad.
(四君子丸)

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Noun[edit]

四君子丸

  1. A brown pill used in traditional Chinese medicine "to replenish qi and invigorate the spleen in the treatment of deficiency of qi of the spleen and stomach marked by anorexia and loose bowels".

Sijunzi pills have the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Radix Codonopsis 党参 200
Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae (stir-baked) 白术 (炒) 200
Poria 茯苓 200
Radix Glycyrrhizae Preparata 炙甘草 100

References[edit]

  • State Pharmacopoeia Commission of the PRC (2005). "Pharmacopoeia of The People’s Republic of China (Volume I)". Chemical Industry Press. ISBN 7117069821.