To see complete information about nan gua zi herb, click the link below

The most complete database on Chinese herbal medicine

 
  Get a FREE account now for complete details about Nan Gua Zi  

NAN GUA ZI

Names for Nan Gua Zi
Pharmaceutical: Semen Cucurbitae Moschatae
Botanical: Cucurbita moschata Duch. (Cucurbitaceae)
Other names:
Description: Cushaw Seed.

Actions
Eliminates parasites; ...

Origin of nan gua zi
Zhejiang, Jiangsu, Hebei, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan.;

Preparation of nan gua zi
After the pumpkin ripens in summer or autumn, its seeds are removed, cleaned in water, dried in the sun, and crushed into powder. Fresh seeds are also used, and when available they are a better choice.;

You want more information about this Chinese herb?
This page presents only an overview of nan gua zi. You can access detailed information about this herb by joining the TCM Assistant website. You will be able to view the following details:


You will also be able to find all Chinese formulas that contain nan gua zi, and find which herbs can be used to replace it. This is useful in case this herb is difficult to find, too expensive or unwanted.

Other reasons to join TCM Assistant
Complete details about nan gua zi