Huai Xiao Mai 淮小麦
Properties: Sweet, Neutral
Functions and indications: Nourish heart, calm the mind. Used for mental restlessness, insomnia. Nourish Qi, stop sweating.
淮小麦 Huai Xiao Mai primarily enters inside, nourish qi, nourish heart, relieve restlessness, and quench thirst, hysteria, chest discomfort, and diabetes related symptoms. Classically used in Gan Mai Da Zao Tang
浮小麦 Fu Xiao Mai is more for exterior, stronger antiperspirant, for exterior heat, used for non-stop deficient type sweating.
Usage and Dosage: Decoction 15～30g; Powdered 3～5g