Wu Mei Wan

Natural Chinese Herbal Formulas That Expel Parasites

Wu Mei Wan

Mume Pill


Main Action of Wu Mei Wan
The functions for this chinese medicine Herbal formula are to warm the intestines and calm parasites (round worms). This TCM Herbal formula is best suited for conditions of parasites causing collapse due to heat in the chest and epigastrium (stomach) and cold in the intestines.


Indications and Symptoms for Wu Mei Wan
Intermittent attacks of abdominal pain, irritability, warmth in the chest and epigastrium, vomiting after eating, cold hands, cold feet, possible vomiting of round worms Tongue - Pulse -


Herbal Ingredients of Wu Mei Wan

Wu Mei (Fructus Pruni Mume, Mume Fruit)

24 -30g -eliminate roundworms due to sour properties

Chuan Jiao (Pericarpium Zanthoxyli Bungeani, Szechuan Pepper Fruit)

1.5 -3g. -expel parasites, warms intestines

Xi Xin (Herba cum Radice Asari, Chinese Wild Ginger, Asarum)

1.5 -3g. -expels parasites, warms intestines, promotes yang Qi movement

Huang Lian (Rhizoma Coptidis, Coptis Rhizome)

9 -12g. -cools stomach, attacks parasites

Huang Bai (Cortex Phellodendri, Amur Cork Tree Bark, Phellodendron)

6 -9g. -cools stomach, attacks parasites

Gan Jiang (Rhizoma Zingiberis Officinalis, Dried Ginger Rhizome, Dried Ginger)

6 -9g. -warming nature, expel interior cold

Fu Zi (Radix Lateralis Aconiti Camichaeli, Szechuan Aconite Root, Aconite)

3 -6g. -warming nature, expel interior cold

Gui Zhi (Ramulus Cinnamomi Cassiae, Cinnamon, Cassia Twig)

3 -6g. -warms and promotes yang Qi movement, moves cold

Ren Shen (Radix Ginseng, Ginseng Root)

6 -9g. -tonify Qi

Dang Gui (Radix Angelicae Sinensis, Chinese Angelica Root, Tang -kuei)

3 -9g. -nourish blood


Cooking Preparation of Wu Mei Wan
When preparing this chinese medicine Herbal formula the chief ingredient Wu Mei (mume fruit) should be soaked in vinegar overnight before being pitted and mashed for it's use. All the ingredients should be ground into a powder and dried before being rolled into pills using honey (Feng Mi). This TCM Herbal formula should be taken in 9 gram doses with warm water 1 -3 times per day.


Additional Information on Wu Mei Wan
Although this Chinese medicine Herbal formula is primarily designed to treat roundworm conditions it is also effective in the treatment of diarrhea or dysentery when the symptoms above are present. When the appropriate symptoms are present this TCM Herbal formula is able to treat such conditions as ascariasis, roundworms in the bile duct, chronic gastroenteritis, post gastrectomy syndrome, colitis or chronic dysentery.