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Brand name:                         China Orange                                                   Latin name: Citrus sinensis                          Other names: Citrus Dulcis, Sweet Orange                                                   A Remedy For                                                             Appetite loss                               Indigestion                                                   What It Is; Why It Works                          The outer peel of this particular variety of orange has a calming effect on                       the stomach.                                                 Like other citrus trees, China Orange originated in Asia, but is now                                                   cultivated in subtropical regions worldwide. The plant was probably brought                       to Europe by Arab invaders.                                                   Avoid If...                          No known medical conditions preclude the use of China Orange.                                                   Special Cautions                          At customary dosage levels, China Orange poses no dangers.                                                   Possible Drug Interactions                          No drug interactions have been reported.                                                 Special Information If You Are Pregnant or Breastfeeding                                                   No harmful effects are known.                                                   How to Prepare                          Use only the fruit's outer rind; discard the white pith layer below it. The                       peel can be used fresh or dried.                                                   Typical Dosage                          China Orange is taken orally. The usual daily dosage is 10 to 15 grams (2                         to 3 teaspoonfuls).                                                   Overdosage                          No information on overdosage is available.