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Introduction To Fresh Water Turtle Shell (bie jia)  








Fresh Water Turtle Shell (bie jia)

Carapax Trionycis

Properties: The drug is salty in flavour, slightly cold in nature and acts on the liver and kidney channels. Salty and cold for tonifying the kidney-yin, suppressing hyperactivity of he liver:Cyang and clearing heat of deficiency type, the drug is often used in combination with tortoise plastron for mutual reinforcement to treat Yin deficiency and Yang hyperactivity, stirring-up of endopathic wind of deficiency type, hectic fever due to consumption, and other syndromes, However, fresh water turtle shell has a strong effect of clearing heat and can resolve the hard lumps. Therefore, it should be mainly used to treat fever due to Ying deficiency. In addition, the drug is often used to treat mass in the abdomen.

Effecs: Tonifying Yin, suppressing Yang hyperactivity and resolving mass in the abdomen..


1.The drug can be used in combination with wolfberry bark, large-leaf gentian root, sweet wormwood, tortoise plastron and other drugs for tonifying Yin and clearing heat, to treat night sweat and hectic fever due to Yin deficiency of the liver and kidney; and with dried rehmannia root, donkey-hide gelatin, oyster shell and other drugs for tonifying Yin and expelling pathogenic wind, such as Erjia Fumai Decoction, to treat stirring-up of endopathic wind of deficiency type at the late stage of febrile disease. treat women¡¯s blood stasis, amenorrhea and mass in the abdomen, it is often used in combination with rhubarb, Eupolyphage esu Steleophage, Peach kernel and other herbs for removing blood stasis and promoting tissue regeneration, such as Biejia Jian Pill.

Dosage and Administration: 10-30g.  





For the convenience of customers, we offer the Fresh Water Turtle Shell (bie jia) as the quick-dissolving granule made through modern technology.




Every sachet is equivalent to raw herb 10 grams.


The dosage is for adults, one sachet each time, twice a day. Please put the granule into a cup, then put 50-100ml boiling water into the cup and stir it with spoon. You will get some tea, drink it when it is luke-warm. For children, the dosage should be reduced according to the weight.


Air ship 50 sachets of Fresh Water Turtle Shell (bie jia) in the form of quick-dissolving granule for your personal use now at $300.00.


If you would like to order this raw herb, please go to the order form.


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