Ji Nei Jin


Ji Nei Jin in TCM:

Explore the properties of Ji Nei Jin according to Chinese
Nutrition and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM):


English Name: gallus, chicken gizzard
Pharmacuetical Name: Endothelium Corneum Gigeriae Galli
Properties: sweet, neutral

Temperature: neutral

Channels: ST, SP, SI, UB

Flavors: sweet
Tonifies: qi, jing

Special Properties:
essence, resolves food stagnation

Actions / Indications:
  • Strongly reduces food stagnation; strengthens ST (childhood nutritional impairment, various types of food stagnation, may use alone in mild cases)
  • Transforms hardness; dissolves stones (urinary or gallstones)
  • Stabilize essence; stops enuresis (spermatorrhea, frequent urination, nocturnal urination, bed-wetting; nocturnal emission)

    Special Notes:
  • Frequently combined with other food stagnation herbs like Shan Jia and Lai Fu Zi.