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Yu Mi Xu

Also Known As:

Cornsilk, Indian Corn, Maidis Stigma, Maize Silk, Stigma Maydis, Zea.
Zea mays.
Family: Gramineae.

 

 

Yu Mi Xu Properties: SWEET - NEUTRAL Dosage:1.5 4.5g.

Cornsilk Meridian BLADDER, GALLBLADDER, LIVER

-promote urination re lin, stone lin, edema

-regulate gallbladder jaundice

-wasting, thirst disorder

 

Also Used For:

Orally, corn silk is used for cystitis, urethritis, nocturnal enuresis, prostatitis, and acute chronic inflammation of the urinary system.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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