Xiao Mai (小麦)
Triticum aestivum L.
It is sweet, cool and nontoxic. It acts on heart, spleen and kidney channels.
WHY IT'S USED: It can nourishe the heart, so it apply for treating irritation and anxiety.
It eliminated guest heat, stops restlessness and thirst, and moistens a dried throat.
It facilitates uriation, nourishes Liver qi, and stops vaginal bleeding and spitting of blood.
It promotes conception for woman. Also it is common used for sweating due to general debility.
COMMENTS AND CAUTIONS:
It is very safe.
Dosage: 50 to 100 grams per day
Chinese Medicine Dictionary. p240
Compendium of meteria medica(Bencao Gangmu)22-04