When it comes to Suoyang, the first thing to say is its shape. The shape of Suoyang is very similar to the male Yang root, and its name comes from it. According to the Chinese people’s point of view, there should be no doubt about the effect of Suoyang on Invigorating the kidney and invigorating the Yang.
Suoyang is a kind of magical and precious natural wild plant, which has been known as “golden Suoyang and silver ginseng” since ancient times. It was born in the desert Gobi area, without root system. It lives on the root of Nitraria, a plant of Tribulus terrestris. So far, it is difficult to be cultivated artificially. It is called “old medicine” in the desert. Suoyang is rich in a variety of active ingredients and 17 kinds of amino acids, sugars, organic acids, flavonoids, citrus, steroids, Sanhua, polyester, mineral elements, etc. which are beneficial to human body. It is oily enough and tastes delicious.
Suoyang can nourish yin and invigorate Yang. It has a very magical effect on the frequency of urination, impotence, premature ejaculation, constipation, aching waist and knees, insomnia and hair loss of the middle-aged and old people. Therefore, it has been treasured by famous doctors of all ages. As early as the Ming Dynasty (compendium of Materia Medica), the function of Suoyang has been recorded as “lock positive, warm, invigorate kidney, moisten intestines and relieve constipation”, which is used for bone steaming and hot flashes, weakness of waist and knee, weakness of muscles and bones, and constipation due to dryness of intestines “.
Modern research has found that oleic acid and palmitic acid in Cynomorium have anti-tumor and anti-inflammatory effects respectively. Suoyang can promote the regeneration and metabolism of human cells, enhance the ability of immune regulation, and has the functions of anti gastric ulcer, inhibition of platelet aggregation, anti HIV protease and anti-cancer. The environment of Suoyang is very bad, but the health level and average life span of people living there are much higher than other places, which is the credit of Suoyang.
There are many ways to eat Suoyang, such as making wine, soup, stew, cooking, tea, medicine, etc.
1. Suoyang congee
Materials: 10 grams of Suoyang, 100 grams of refined mutton and 100 grams of rice.
Method: wash and cut the mutton. First fry Suoyang, remove the dregs, then put the mutton and rice into the porridge, eat it on an empty stomach, and use it with caution in case of loose stool and premature ejaculation.
Efficacy: Warming Yang and tonifying kidney. It is suitable for the patients with deficiency of Yang, weakness of waist and knees, cold and chilly limbs, impotence, constipation of the elderly, etc.
2. Suoyang wine
Materials: 30g in Suoyang, 500g in Baijiu. Method: wash Suoyang, slice it, put it into liquor bottle and soak it, 5-10ml each time, twice a day. Efficacy: tonifying kidney and helping Yang. It can be used for kidney deficiency, fire failure, impotence, premature ejaculation, shaking once a day, and drinking after 7 days. Symptoms such as slippery semen, aching waist and knee.