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Ge Jie (Gekko gecko)

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Ge Jie

Botanical name: Gekko gecko
Common name: Gecko

Family: Gekkonidae
Part used in Chinese medicine:  whole gecko

Major Chinese medicine actions:
Tonifies Kidney yang, augments essence, tonifies Lung qi,
calms wheezing, alleviates cough

Ge Jie

Ge Jie
Photo Credits: (top to bottom)
Photo 1: Gekko gecko; 06/2007; author Robert Michniewicz; permission under GFDL
Photo 2: Gekko gecko; 06/2007; author Robert Michniewicz; permission under GFDL

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