Chinese name: 茄子.
Thermal nature: Cooling.
Organ meridian: Spleen, stomach & large intestine.
Properties: Cools body, encourage blood flow and reduce swollenness.
Best for: Use for blood in stools and relieving ulcers due to heatiness.
Serving for one person: 15 to 30g.
Dietary caution: People with yang deficiency and qi deficiency should avoid eating eggplant.