Chinese Chive Bulb – Xie Bai (Bulbus Alli Macrostemi)

xiebaiSource: Xie Bai – the bulb of Allium maerostemon Bunge, family Liliaceae.

Function: Xie Bai activates yang and disperse lumps, promotes qi circulation and relieves stagnation.

Application: Xie Bai is used to treat tightness or pain in the chest due to deficiency of chest yang. Xie Bai is suitable for angina due to coronary heart disease and can also be used for qi stagnation in the stomach and intestine.