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  • Name: Styrax
  • Number: Styrax
  • Date: 2013-04-08

Product details:
This drug is refined from an aromatic gum resin which oozes from gashes cut in the bark of Liquidambar orientalis Mill tree.

        This drug is a thick yellowish-brown or dark-brown translucent semifluid, fragrant. This drug can be soluble in 90% ethanol, carbon disulfide, chloroform or acetic acid and slightly dissolved in ether. This drug contains no less than 5% of cinnamic acid (C9H8O2), on the dried basis.

【Properties & Meridian Tropism】

        Pungent, warm; heart meridian and spleen meridian.

【Functions & Indications】

        Opening orifice, eliminating filthy turbidity and relieving pain Applied to stroke, phlegm reversal syndrome, syncope, chest and abdominal pain, and epilepsy.

【[Dosage and Administration】

        0.3 g to 1 g, taking in capsules unfixedly is preferred.


        Sealed and stored in a shady and cool place.

Product Standard: “Pharmacopoeia of People's Republic of China” 2010 Edition.
【Contact way】
Phone:0757-85609331 Miss Lin