Zao Jiao Ci

Zao Jiao Ci (Spina Gleditsiae)
Properties: acrid, warm
Channels: Liver, Stomach
Key Characteristics: Draws out toxicity, discharges pus, invigorates the blood, reduces swellings. Also good for breaking up cysts (e.g. ovarian cysts or breast cysts), and penetrating boils to help them perforate.

Description

Zao Jiao Ci (Spina Gleditsiae)
Properties: acrid, warm
Channels: Liver, Stomach
Key Characteristics: Draws out toxicity, discharges pus, invigorates the blood, reduces swellings. Also good for breaking up cysts (e.g. ovarian cysts or breast cysts), and penetrating boils to help them perforate.