Herbs & Benefits Rhizoma Zingiberis Recens/ Sheng Jiang (生姜) Taste: Pungent / warm Channel: Lung/ Spleen/ Stomach 1. Releases the exterior and dispels cold Used to treat colds and flu caused by exterior cold attack 2. Warms the center, stop vomiting Used to treat vomiting caused by cold in the stomach 3. Disperses phlegm and stop coughing Used to treat coughing due to phlegm obstruction of the lung 4. Reduces toxicity Used to treat medicinal toxicity and seafood toxicity 5. Harmonizes Ying and Wei Used to treat patients suffering from exterior deficiency that sweat without an improvement in their condition Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Related Previous Perillae Folium/ Zi Su Ye (紫苏叶) Newer Herba Schizonepetae/ Jing Jie (荆芥) Click here to cancel reply. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.Please Login to Comment.