Goji Berry, Organic Sun Dried
Gou Qi Zi
We love these sun dried organic berries for many reasons! First - they are organic and our producer takes great care in the entire process from growing to packaging, second - they come from the Himalayan Mountains, third - they keep longer on the shelf than moist berries so they are a great survival food, fourth - you can rehydrate if you prefer them moist, fifth - since they are sun dried, you get more berries in each pound, sixth - they taste great!
Beneficial to liver yin: a strong liver helps combat blurry vision, dizziness, tinnitus to name a few. Benefits kidney yin: a strong set kidneys helps combat sore or weak low back and knees, nocturnal emissions, night sweats, impotence, wasting and thirsting, insomnia, gray hair and loose teeth to name a few. Beneficial to build lung yin: balanced lungs that are not too hot or dry combat respiratory disorders such as dry cough and steaming bones.
Pinyin Name: Gou Qi Zi
English Name: Goji Berry, Lycium Fruit, Matrimony Vine Fruit, Barbary Wolfberry
Properties: sweet, neutral
Channels Entered: Liver, Kidney, Lung
Primary Traditional Functions
Tonifies Liver and Kidney Yin, Brightens the Eyes
Benefits liver and kidney deficiencies
- Blurry vision
- Dizziness, diminished visual acuity, dryness or tearing with exposure to wind
- Soreness and weakness of the lower back and knees
- Nocturnal emissions, night sweating, tinnitus
- Impotence and nocturnal emissions from kidney yin and yang deficiencies
- Wasting and thirsting syndrome
- Sallow appearance, prematurely gray hair, insomnia, and frequent dreams
- Prematurely gray hair, loose teeth
- Steaming bones sensations
- Emaciation, spermatorrhea, impotence, dizziness, and blurred vision
Moistens Lung Yin
- Chronic respiratory disorders with lung yin deficiencies including dry cough, without sputum or with scanty sputum, blood or blood streaks, steaming bones sensations and afternoon fevers
- Dry cough
Cautions & Contraindications
- Should be used with caution for patients who have diarrhea from spleen and stomach deficiencies
- Contraindicated for patients with excess or exterior conditions
- Should be used with caution during pregnancy, as it stimulates contraction of the uterus.
Each bag contains 1 pound whole sun-dried Organic Goji Berries.