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Coix Seed Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Coix Seed
Glycemic Index / Load
Coix Seed
Botanical Name
Coix Lacrymajobi, Coix Lacryma Jobi
Hindi Name
Chinese Name
Yi Yi Ren

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Coix Seed Cures

Highly Effective


Action of Coix Seed

Nutrients in Coix Seed

Taste of
Coix Seed

Nature of
Coix Seed


Parts Used

Seeds, Roots, Leaves

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Coix Seed

Avoid use during Pregnancy, Breastfeeding.
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Coix is a type of branched grass with broad leaves
It is an evergreen shrub.
It grows in a tropical climate.
It grows up to 2 M.
Coix seeds are found in various colors such as Purple, White, Brown and Yellow.
Best use for Menstrual Disorders.

In TCM :
Coix Seed : Yi Yi Ren

Meridians Associated : Lungs, Stomach, Intestines, Kidneys and Spleen.

Cancer Treatment: Useful in treating Lungs Cancer, Breast Cancer, Stomach Cancer and Intestines Cancer.

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Materia Medica for Coix Seed

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Herbal Treatment For Swelling 2

Prepare a paste of Achyranthes Bidentata root, Coix Seed and Phellodendron Amurense Bark. Apply it on the Swollen part thrice a day.
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