- Malaytea Scurfpea Fruit
- Psoraleae Fructus
|Medicinal Group||Yang-tonifying medicinal|
Dried ripe fruit of Psoralea corylifolia L. (Fam. Leguminosae)
|Nature and Flavors||pungent, bitter; warm|
|Meridian Affinity||Spleen, Kidney|
To reinforce the kidney-yang, promote qi absorption, and check diarrhea
Impotence, seminal emission; enuresis, frequent urination; aching of the loins and knees with cold sensation; asthma in deficiency syndromes of the kidney; diarrhea occurring before dawn daily. External use for vitiligo and alopecia areata
- Bushen Houxue method (consisted of psoralea fruit) combined with ultrasound-guided follicle aspiration is a safe and effective treatment for refractory polycystic ovary syndrome, with few trauma.
- Liang RN, Liu J, Lu J. ( 2008). Treatment of refractory polycystic ovary syndrome by bushen huoxue method combined with ultrasound-guided follicle aspiration. Zhongguo Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Za Zhi. , 28(4):314-7.