(save famine materia medica)
[synonyms] longguasu, yazhaobarnyardgrass (compendium), yazhaosu (sequel to pinhui essence), longzhaoji (general examination of time service), jizhaosu, yunnanbarnyardgrass (yilinzhuanyao), yanzhaobarnyardgrass (Three Gorges annals), yachusu (Guangzhou flora).
[source] it is the seed kernel of Gramineae.
[plant morphology] fenzi
Annual herb, 60-120 cm high. Culm erect, smooth, often branched. Leaf blade linear, 30-60 cm long, 5-10 mm wide, smooth below, rough or pilose above. Spikes 2-9, clustered at the top of stem, 4-9 cm long, often curved as chicken feet at maturity; spikelets with 5-6 flowers. Glumes lanceolate, apex pointed, ridged, ridged, coarsely winged, the first glume about 3 mm long, the second glume about 4 mm long; lemma ridged, narrowly winged, the first lemma about 4 mm long; palea with 2 ridges, shorter than lemma; stamens 3, anthers about 1 mm long. Seeds globose, ca. 1. 5 mm long, dark brown, with inconspicuous wrinkles on the surface.
It is cultivated in the south of the Yangtze River Valley in China.
[pharmacological action] using Muzi instead of rice as feed can promote the growth of rats and increase the fat content in liver, but there is no significant difference in protein content between Muzi and rice.
Sweet and warm.
① "Save famine Materia Medica": "Gan. "
② "Gangmu": "sweet and astringent, non-toxic. "
③ Yilin zuanyao: "sweet and bitter, warm. "
[Guijing] compendium of materia medica: "enter the hand foot Taiyin and Yangming meridians. "
[function and indications] Compendium: "Buzhong Yiqi, Houchang stomach. "
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