What Is Powdered Seahorse?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 7, 2020 1:58:17 PM ET

Powdered seahorse is a medicinal ingredient used in traditional Chinese medicine, according to Acupuncture Today. It is made from dried seahorses, a type of fish with a horse-shaped head and curled tail. Powdered seahorse is also available in pill or capsule form. Some markets also carry whole seahorses.