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DAO DOU

Names for Dao Dou
Pharmaceutical: Semen Canavaliae
Botanical: Canavalia gladiata (Jacq.) DC., Canavalia ensiformis (L.) DC. (Leguminosae)
Other names: Dao Dou Zi
Description: Jackbean Seed.

Actions
Subdues Rebellious Qi; Stops hiccup; ...

Origin of dao dou
Jiangsu, Anhui, Hubei, Sichuan.;

Preparation of dao dou
The fruit is collected in autumn when ripe, and the seed is gathered, and dried in the sun.;

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