Arbor-vitae – Suan Zao Ren (Semen Ziziphi Spinosae)

suanzaorenSource: Suan Zao Ren – the mature seed of Ziziphus Spinosa Hu, family Rhamnaceae.

Function: Suan Zao Ren nourishes the heart, benefits the liver, tranquilizes the mind and stops excessive perspiration.

Application: Suan Zao Ren is indicated for insomnia and irritability. It is commonly used to treat restlessness, spontaneoussweating and night sweating.