Job’s Tears – Yi Yi Ren (Semen Coicis)

yiyirenSource: Yi Yi Ren – the dried mature seed of Coix lacrymajobi L. var. mayuan (Roman.) stapt, family Gramineae.

[Function: Yi Yi Ren promotes diuresis to resolve dampness and invigorates the spleen, treats rheumatism and clears heat to drain the pus.

Application: Yi Yi Ren is used for oedemadiarrhoea, loss of appetite, joint pain due to rheumatism and abscesses in intestines and lung.