Name: Mung beans.
Chinese name: 绿豆.
Thermal nature: Cold.
Organ meridian: Heart, liver & stomach.
Properties: Cools the body, encourage urination and detox.
Best for: Use for relieving heatiness in body. Highly suitable for treating heat-type flu and headaches or eye swollen/pain.
Serving for one person: 15 to 30g. Heavy dosage goes up to 120g.
Dietary caution: The skin contains all the detox properties. Do not remove the skin if you want to remove food poisoning in body.