Bi Ba (Piperis Longi)


Bi Ba is used to dispel cold and, topically, to relieve pain.


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Chinese Herb

Bi Ba (Piperis Longi); Piper longum L; Fructus Piperis Longi; 筚茇 (荜拨) Bi Bo, Pippali

Long Pepper fruit is one of several types of pepper used in the realm of herbalism. Somewhat more potent than Hu Jiao, it serves a very similar purpose to dispel cold and topically to relieve pain. Not surprisingly, Bi Ba is classified as an interior warming herb often used to dispel cold from the spleen and the stomach.

Exhibiting a striking but pleasant aroma when ground, the Long Pepper fruit is acrid in flavor and hot in nature. This herb enters the Stomach and Large Intestine meridians.


Acrid, hot

Channels Entered:

Stomach, Large Intestine

Chemical Constituents

Naturally Occurring Chemical Components:  Piperine, palmitic acid, tetrahydropiperic acid, l-undecylenyl-3??î4-methylene-dioxybenzene, piperidine


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Additional information

Weight1 oz

1 Oz., 1/4 Lb., 1/2 Lb., 1 Lb., 1 Oz. (Ground), 1/4 Lb. (Ground), 1/2 Lb. (Ground), 1 Lb. (Ground)


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