HERB FORMULAS

English: Bupleurum Powder to Spread the Liver
Also Known As: Powder to Disperse Vital Energy in the Liver
Pharmaceutical Latin
Pin Yin
Dosage
Actions
Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi 6-9g Regulates Qi, adjusts the middle, improves the transportive function of the Spleen, relieves the diaphragm and descends Qi.
Rx. Bupleuri Chai Hu 6-15g Resolves Shao Yang, spreads Liver Qi and relieves Stagnation.
With Bai Shao, for vertigo, dizziness, rib pain and menstrual irregularity due to Liver Qi Stagnation.
With Xiang Fu and Bai Shao, for pain and distention in the chest and flanks.
Rx. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong 3-12g Invigorates Blood, promotes Qi movement, moves Qi upward and alleviates headache pain.
With Xiang Fu, for Qi Stagnation combined with Blood Stasis.
Fr. Aurantii Zhi Ke 4.5-15g Moves Qi, disperses Heat and reduces distention and pressure.
Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao 4.5-21g Nourishes the Blood, regulates menses, sedates Liver Yang, alleviates pain, preserves the Yin and adjusts the Ying and Wei.
With Gan Cao, for abdominal pain due to disharmony between the Liver and Stomach.
Fried Rx. Glycyrrhizae Zhi Gan Cao 1-6g Tonifies the Spleen, augments Qi and harmonizes.
Rz. Cyperi Xiang Fu 4.5-9g Regulates Liver Qi, regulates menstruation, alleviates pain and relieves depression.
With Chai Hu, for Qi Stagnation and menstrual irregularity.
  • Spreads Liver Qi
  • Promotes Qi circulation
  • Harmonizes the Blood
  • Alleviates pain
  • Liver Qi Stagnation
  • Liver Qi Stagnation: Liver Qi Invades the Stomach
  • Hypochondriac pain and distention
  • Alternating fever and chills
  • Depression
  • Easily angered
  • Chest fullness
  • Bitter taste in mouth
  • Fidgeting
  • Abdominal pain and cramps
  • Breast distention and pain
  • Irritability
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Irregular menstruation
  • Amenorrhea
  • T: Pink
  • C: Thin and white
  • P: Wiry or Tight
CONTRAINDICATIONS
  • Do not use without modification for those with Yin Deficient Heat.
HERB/DRUG INTERACTIONS
For Liver Qi Stagnation that has transformed into Liver Fire:
For severe abdominal pain:
- Per. Citri Reticulatae
+ Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi + 9-12g Per. Citri Reticulatae Viride Qing Pi
+ Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi + more (30g) Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao
For a bitter taste in mouth and a burning sensation in the Stomach:
+ Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
+ Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
For chest pain:
+ Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
+ Rx. Curcumae
+ Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin + Rx. Aucklandiae Mu Xiang
For Liver cancer: + Bul. Lilii Bai He
+ Rx. Aucklandiae Mu Xiang
+ Rx. Linderae
+ Mylabris
For Spleen Deficiency:
+ Fr. Akebiae Ba Yue Zha + Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Bai Zhu
For fibrocystic breast disease: + Poria Fu Ling
+ Spica Prunellae Xia Ku Cao
For distending pain in the breast:
+ Sm. Vaccariae Wang Bu Liu Xing + Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen
+ Per. Trichosanthis Gua Luo Pi + 30g Fr. Hordei Germ. Mai Ya
+ Fol. Citri Reticulatae Ju Ye
For alternating chills and fever:
+ 30 g. Baked Concha Ostreae Duan Mu Li - Rx. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong
+ Rx. Angelica Sinensis Dang Gui + Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin
For belching and acid reflux:
+ Hb. Artemisiae Annuae Qing Hao
+ Endoconcha Sepiae Hai Piao Xiao
For breast distention and pain due to Disharmony between the Stomach and Liver:
For Liver spots:
+ Ginseng, Poria and Atractylodes Macrocephalae Powder
Shen Ling Bai Zhu San
+ Rx. Angelicae Dahuricae (topically) Bai Zhi
For severe hypochondriac pain:
For severe pain, add two or three of the following:
+ Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Dang Gui
+ 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi + Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ 9g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo + Rx. Linderae Wu Yao
+ 6 g Myrrh Mo Yao
For nausea and vomiting:
+ 6g Olibanum Ru Xiang + 9g Flos Inulae Xuan Fu Hua
+ 6g per. Citri Reticulatae Viride Qing Pi + 9g Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum Zhi Ban Xia
+ 6g Sm. Sinapis Bai Jie Zi + 6g Rz. Zingiberis Recens Sheng Jiang
For belching and acid regurgitation:
For Liver Heat disturbing the Stomach with hypochondriac pain, indeterminate gnawing hunger, acid regurgitation, vomiting, belching and a bitter taste in the mouth:
+ Concha Arcae Wa Leng Zi
+ Endoconcha Sepiae Hai Piao Shao
or
+ Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
+ Endoconcha Sepiae Hai Piao Xiao + Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu
+ Concha Ostreae Mu Li
For Qi stagnation generating Heat with increased hypochondriac pain, irritability, facial flushing, dry mouth, red and sore eyes, a yellow tongue coat and a wiry and rapid pulse, add two or three of the following:
For prostatic hypertrophy:
+ Aquilariae Decoction
Chen Xiang Tang
For prostatic hypertrophy with anxiety and a quick temper:
+ 9g Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
+ Aquilariae Decoction
Chen Xiang Tang
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi + 9g Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi
+ Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi + 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ Rx. Gentianae Long Dan Cao + 9g Flos Chrysanthemi Ju Hua
For emotional stability:
+ 9g Ram. Uncariae cum Uncis Gou Teng
+ Cx. Albizziae He Huan Pi
+ Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
For Heat due to Stagnation:
For Liver Heat:
+ Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
+ Sp. Prunellae Xia Ku Cao + Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi
+ Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin
For painful diarrhea during menstruation:
For mild diarrhea during menstruation without pain:
+ Rx. Saposhnikoviae Fang Feng
+ Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Bai Zhu + Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
For Liver Invading the Stomach:
For hepatitis C with costal pain:
+ Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu + Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
For hepatitis C with Blood Stagnation:
+ Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum Zhi Ban Xia + Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
For hepatitis C with Blood Stagnation causing menstrual cramps:
or
+ Flos Carthami Hong Hua + Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
or
For hepatitis C with Blood Stagnation in the Luo channels:
+ Hb. Leonuri Yi Mu Cao + Hb. Lycopi Ze Lan
or
or
+ Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen + Hb. Eupatorii Pei Lan
For obesity due to Qi and Blood Stagnation:
For chronic gastritis due to disharmony between the Liver and Stomach:
+ Four Substance Decoction with Safflower and Peach Pit
Tao Hong Si Wu Tang
+ Aquilariae Directing Qi Downwards Decoction
Chen Xiang Jiang Qi Tang
For Tourette syndrome:
For coronary Heart disease:
+ Lead to Symmetry Powder
Qian Zheng San
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
- Rz. Cyperi Xiang Fu
For coronary Heart disease with restlessness and insomnia:
+ 21g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi + 24g Fr. Trichosanthis Gua Lou
- Rz. Cyperi Xiang Fu + 10g Flos Carthami Hong Hua
+ 21g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen + 10g Eupolyphaga/ Steleophaga Tu Bie Chong
+ 24g Fr. Trichosanthis Gua Lou + Stir-fried 10g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
+ 10g Flos Carthami Hong Hua
+ 10g Eupolyphaga/ Steleophaga Tu Bie Chong
For coronary Heart disease with abdominal distention and constipation:
+ Stir-fried 10g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo - Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
- Rz. Cyperi Xiang Fu
+ Stir-fried Sm. Zizyphi Spinosae Suan Zao Ren + 21g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen
+ Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi + 24g Fr. Trichosanthis Gua Lou
For coronary Heart disease with epigastric fullness and anorexia:
+ 10g Flos Carthami Hong Hua
+ 10g Eupolyphaga/ Steleophaga Tu Bie Chong
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
- Rz. Cyperi Xiang Fu + Stir-fried 10g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
+ 21g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen
+ Stir-fried Sm. Raphani Lai Fu Zi
+ 24g Fr. Trichosanthis Gua Lou + Wine-fried Rz. et Rz. Rhei Da Huang
+ 10g Flos Carthami Hong Hua
+ 10g Eupolyphaga/ Steleophaga Tu Bie Chong
For hiccups:
+ Preserve Harmony Pill
Bao He Wan
+ Stir-fried 10g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
For abdominal pain:
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
+ Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis Hou Po - Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong
+ Six-Milled Herb Decoction
Liu Mo Tang
+ Fr. Crataegi Shan Zha
For abdominal pain with unstable emotions:
For abdominal pain with anorexia:
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi - Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
- Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong - Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong
+ Six-Milled Herb Decoction
Liu Mo Tang
+ Six-Milled Herb Decoction
Liu Mo Tang
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin + 9g Rz. Curcumae Longae Jiang Huang
For abdominal pain with distention:
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi + 9g Fr. Hordei Germinatus Mai Ya
- Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong
+ Six-Milled Herb Decoction
Liu Mo Tang
For abdominal pain with a sense of fullness in the chest and hypochondriac region:
+ 9g Per. Citri Reticulatae Viride Qing Pi - Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
- Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong
For premenstrual breast distention:
+ Six-Milled Herb Decoction
Liu Mo Tang
- Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong
- Fr. Aurantii Zhi Ke + 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
For pre-menstrual breast distention with Heat and irritability:
+ Rx. Achyranthis Bidentatae Niu Xi - Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong
- Fr. Aurantii Zhi Ke
+ Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin - Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ Per. Citri Reticulatae Viride Qing Pi
+ Rx. Achyranthis Bidentatae Niu Xi
+ Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Dang Gui
+ Fr. Liquidamberis Lu Lu Tong + Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
For pre-menstrual breast distention with breast lumps:
+ Per. Citri Reticulatae Viride Qing Pi
- Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong + Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Dang Gui
- Fr. Aurantii Zhi Ke + Fr. Liquidamberis Lu Lu Tong
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao + Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
+ Fr. Lycii Gou Qi Zi
+ Rx. Achyranthis Bidentatae Niu Xi
For pre-menstrual breast distention with plum-pit Qi Stagnation:
- Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong
+ Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin - Fr. Aurantii Zhi Ke
+ Per. Citri Reticulatae Viride Qing Pi - Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Dang Gui + Rx. Achyranthis Bidentatae Niu Xi
+ Fr. Liquidamberis Lu Lu Tong
+ Sm. Vaccariae Wang Bu Liu Xing + Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ Sm. Citri Reticulatae Ju He + Per. Citri Reticulatae Viride Qing Pi
For Stomach cancer:
+ Inula and Hematite Decoction
Xuan Fu Dai Zhe Tang

+ Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Dang Gui
+ Fr. Liquidamberis Lu Lu Tong
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi + Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis Hou Po
- Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum Zhi Ban Xia
+ Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum Zhi Ban Xia
- Rz. Zingiberis Recens Sheng Jiang
- Rx. Ginseng Ren Shen + Fol. Perillae Zi Su Ye
- Fr. Jujube Da Zao
For frequent urination (polyuria):
+ Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo + 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
+ Per. Arecae Da Fu Pi + 18g Talcum Hua Shi
+ Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis Hou Po + 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
For polyuria with Blood Stasis signs and symptoms:
For polyuria with acid regurgitation, a dry throat and a red tongue:
+ 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie + 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
+ 18g Talcum Hua Shi + 18g Talcum Hua Shi
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi + 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin + 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ 9g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao + 9g Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi
+ 9g Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
+ 9g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen
For polyuria with Liver and Stomach Fire:
+ 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
+ 9g Flos Carthami Hong Hua + 18g Talcum Hua Shi
For polyuria with dysmenorrhea:
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi
+ 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie + 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ 18g Talcum Hua Shi + 9-12g Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi
For polyuria with chest oppression:
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin + 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
+ 9g Hb. Leonuri Yi Mu Cao + 18g Talcum Hua Shi
+ 9g Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Dang Gui + 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
For polyuria with frequent belching:
+ 9g Rx. Platycodi Jie Geng
+ 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
For polyuria with severe Liver Stagnation:
+ 18g Talcum Hua Shi + 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi + 18g Talcum Hua Shi
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin + 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi
+ 3g Lignum Aquilariae Chen Xiang + 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ 9g Flos Inulae Xuan Fu Hua + 6g Per. Citri Reticulatae Viride Qing Pi
For polyuria with concomitant Spleen Qi Deficiency:
+ 9g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou
+ 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
+ 18g Talcum Hua Shi
For cholecystitis:
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi + Per. Citri Viride Qing Pi
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin + Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ 9g bran stir-fried Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Bai Zhu + Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
+ Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis Hou Po
+ 9g Poria Fu Ling + Hb. Lysimachiae Jin Qian Cao
+ 9g honey-fried Rx. Codonopsis Dang Shen + Hb. Artemisiae Scopariae Yin Chen Hao
For cholecystitis with Qi Stagnation:
For cholecystitis with Damp-Heat:
+ Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin + Hb. Lysimachiae Jin Qian Cao
+ Melia Toosendan Powder
Jin Ling Zi San
+ Rz. Polygoni Cuspidati Hu Zhang
+ Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin
For cholelithiasis and bile duct infection:
For atrophic gastritis:
+ Hb. Lysimachiae Jin Qian Cao + 10g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
+ Rx. et Rz. Rhei Da Huang + 6g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin + 6g Rx. Aucklandiae Mu Xiang
+ Fr. Crataegi Shan Zha + 15g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen
+ Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin
+ Per. Citri Reticulatae Viride Qing Pi + 15g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ 10g Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum Zhi Ban Xia
+ Endothelium Corneum Gigeriae Galli Ji Nei Ji
+ 15g Fr. Crataegi Shan Zha
For a peptic ulcer:
+ 15g charred Fr. Hordei Germinatus Mai Ya Tan
- Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong
+ Rz. Bletillae Bai Ji + 15g charred Massa Medicata Fermentata Shen Qu Tan
+ Fr. Amomi Sha Ren
+ Rx. Scrophulariae Xuan Shen
For male sexual dysfunction:
+ Hb. Taraxaci Pu Gong Ying + Sm. Citri Reticulatae Ju He
For orchitis:
+ Rz. Acori Tatarinowii Shi Chang Pu
+ Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin + Squama Manitis Chuan Shan Jia
+ Rx. Linderae Wu Yao + Caulis Akebiae Mu Tong
+ Sm. Persicae Tao Ren + Succinum Hu Po
+ Fr. Foeniculi Xiao Hui Xiang
For breast distention and pain:
+ Sm. Citri Reticulatae Ju He + 10g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
Hb. Patriniae Bai Jiang Cao + 10g Medulla Tetrapanacis Tong Cao
For insomnia with Blood Stagnation:
+ Rx. Paeoniae
Rubra
Chi Shao + 10g Rx. Angelicae Dahuricae Bai Zhi
+ Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen + 10g Olibanum Ru Xiang
+ 10g Myrrh Mo Yao
For insomnia with Phlegm Accumulation:
+ 15g Hb. Taraxaci Pu Gong Ying
+ Flos Chrysanthemi Ju Hua + 6g Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao
+ Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi
For insomnia with Liver Excess:
For lupus erythematosis:
+ Arisaemae cum Bile Dan Nan Xing
+ Open the Portals and Quicken the Blood Decoction
Tong Qiao Huo Xue Tang
+ Rz. Acori Tatarinowii Shi Chang Pu
For schizophrenia:
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao + 10g Rx. Polygalae Yuan Zhi
+ 10g Caulis Perillae Zi Su Geng
- Rz. Cyperi Xiang Fu + 6g Lignum Aquilariae Chen Xiang
- Bul. Allii Fistulosi Cong Bai
For schizophrenia with enduring or extreme depression transforming Heat:
- Rz. Zingiberis Recens Sheng Jiang
- Moschus She Xiang - Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
+ 15g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen + 10g Rx. Polygalae Yuan Zhi
+ 10g Perillae Zi Su Geng
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin + 6g Lignum Aquilariae Chen Xiang
+ 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi + Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
+ 15g Hb. Hedyotis Diffusae Bai Hua She She Cao + Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin
For hepatitis C with abdominal pain:
For hepatitis C with abdominal distention:
+ 15g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
+ 9g Rx. Aucklandiae Mu Xiang + 12g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ 9g Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis Hou Po
For hepatitis C with Liver Stagnation Transforming into Heat:
For hepatitis C with Blood Heat:
+ 9g Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin
+ 9g Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi + 3 g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
+ Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
For hepatitis C with Liver Qi Stagnation Invading the Stomach:
For hepatitis C with anorexia due to Food Stagnation in the Stomach:
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao
+ 9g Massa Medicata Fermentata Shen Qu + 6g Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ 9g Fr. Hordei Germinatus Mai Ya + 9g Fol. Perillae Zi Su Ye
+ 6g Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
For ascites:
+ Calm the Stomach Powder
Ping Wei San
For ascites with scanty urination:
+ Calm the Stomach Powder
Ping Wei San
- Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao - Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ 9g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
+ 9g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
For ascites with vomiting of clear, watery Fluids:
+12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi
+ Calm the Stomach Powder
Ping Wei San
+ 12g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
For ascites with severe abdominal distention:
- Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao
+ Calm the Stomach Powder
Ping Wei San
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
- Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao
+ 9g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao - Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ 9g Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum Zhi Ban Xia + 9g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
+ 6g Rz. Zingiberis Gan Jiang + 6g Rx. Aucklandiae Mu Xiang
For ascites with Spleen Deficiency:
+ 9g Sm. Arecae Bing Lang
+ Calm the Stomach Powder
Ping Wei San
+ 9g Fr. Amomi Sha Ren
For ascites with Cold:
- Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao
+ Calm the Stomach Powder
Ping Wei San
+ 9g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
- Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao
+ 12g Poria Fu Ling - Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ 12g Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Bai Zhu + 9g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
+ 6g Rx. Aconiti Lateralis Preparata Zhi Fu Zi
+15g Rx. Codonopsis Dang Shen
For ascites with Heat:
+ Calm the Stomach Powder
Ping Wei San
+ 6g Rz. Zingiberis Gan Jiang
For ascites with constipation:
- Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao
+ Calm the Stomach Powder
Ping Wei San
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
- Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao
+ 9g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao - Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ 9g Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi + 9g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
For severe epigastric pain:
+ choose 2 or 3 of the following:
+ 6-9g Rx. et Rz. Rhei Da Huang
9-12g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
For epigastric distention:
9-12g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin + 9-12g Fr. Aurantii Immaturus Zhi Shi
6-9g Rx. Aucklandiae Mu Xiang
9-12g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo + 6-9g Rx. Platycodi Jie Geng
9-12g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou
For epigastric distention:
+ 9-12g Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi
For Yin Deficiency Heat:
+ 9-12g Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
+ choose 2 or 3 of the following:
+ 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
9-12g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou + 2-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu
For severe heartburn and hyperacidity:
6-9g Rosae Rugosae Mei Gui Hua + 15g Endoconcha Sepiae Hai Piao Xiao
9-12g Fr. Akebiae Ba Yue Zha
9-12g Fr. Citri Xiang Yuan Pi + 15g Calcined Concha Arcae Duan Wa Leng Zi
For excessive belching or sighing:
+ choose 2 or 3 of the following:
For stress and tension:
6-9g Fr. Amomi Bai Dou Kou + 15g Cx. Albizziae He Huan Pi
6-9g Rosae Rugosae Mei Gui Hua + 15g Sm. Zizyphi Spinosae Suan Zao Ren
3-6g Lignum Aquilariae Chen Xiang
12-15g Flos Inulae Xuan Fu Hua + 15-30g Concha Ostreae Mu Li
For Food Stagnation:
For Qi Deficiency:
+ 15g Fr. Crataegi Shan Zha + 15-24g Rx. Codonopsis Dang Shen
For mild signs of Yin Deficiency:
+ 12-15g Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang
For mild signs of Blood Stagnation:
+ 12-15g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen
+ 9-12g Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
For Heliobacter pylori infection:
+ 12g powdered Rx. Notoginseng San Qi Fen
+ 18-30g Hb. Taraxaci Pu Gong Ying
+ 9-12g Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin
For chronic pancreatitis:
For chronic pancreatitis with Heat:
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi - Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao
+ Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao + 15g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
+ 15g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo + 12g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ 12g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi + 9g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou
+ 9g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou
+ 9g Flos Rosae Rugosae Mei Gui Hua
+ 9g Flos Rosae Rugosae Mei Gui Hua
For chronic pancreatitis with nausea and vomiting due to Heat:
+ 9g Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin
+ 4.5g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian + 15g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
For chronic pancreatitis with marked Spleen Qi Deficiency:
+ 12g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ 9g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
+ 15g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo + 9g Flos Rosae Rugosae Mei Gui Hua
+ 12g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ 9g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou - Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ 9g Flos Rosae Rugosae Mei Gui Hua + Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao
+ 9g Caulis Bambusae in Taeniam Zhu Ru
+ 9g Rx. Codonopsis Dang Shen
+ 9g Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Bai Zhu + 9g Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum Zhi Ban Xia
+ 9g Poria Fu Ling
For chronic pancreatitis:
For chronic pancreatitis with damage to Stomach Fluids due to Heat:
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi - Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao
+ Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao + 15g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
+ 15g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo + 12g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ 12g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi + 9g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou
+ 9g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou
+ 9g Flos Rosae Rugosae Mei Gui Hua
+ 9g Flos Rosae Rugosae Mei Gui Hua
+ 15g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen
+ 12g Rx. Ophiopogonis Mai Men Dong
For chronic pancreatitis with costal and flank pain:
+ 9g Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Dang Gui
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
For chronic pancreatitis with constipation:
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao - Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao
+ 15g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo + Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao
+ 12g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi + 15g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
+ 9g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou + 12g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ 9g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou
+ 9g Flos Rosae Rugosae Mei Gui Hua
+ 9g Flos Rosae Rugosae Mei Gui Hua
+ 9g Per. Citri Reticulatae Viride Qing Pi
+ 6-9g Rx. et Rz. Rhei Da Huang
For chronic pancreatitis with costal and flank pain:
For hemafecia:
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi + 12-15g powdered Rz. Bletillae Bai Ji Fen
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao
+ 15g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo + Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao
+ 12g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi + 12-15g Cacumen Platycladi Ce Bai Ye
+ 9g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou
For Intestinal Abscess or diverticulitis due to Liver Qi and Blood Stagnation:
+ 9g Flos Rosae Rugosae Mei Gui Hua
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
+ 9g Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis Hou Po - Rz. Cyperi Xiang Fu
- Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ 9g Rx. Aucklandiae Mu Xiang
For enuresis:
+ 3-9g Rx. et Rz. Rhei Da Huang
+ 6g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin + 9-12g Sm. Persicae Tao Ren
+ 9g Ootheca Mantidis Sang Piao Xiao + 9-12g Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
+ 9g Endoconcha Sepiae Hai Piao Xiao + 3-6g Natrii Sulfas Mang Xiao
+ 15-30g Hb. Patriniae Bai Jiang Cao
For indeterminate gnawing hunger:
For indeterminate gnawing hunger with heartburn and hyperacidity:
+ 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
+ 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu + 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
For indeterminate gnawing hunger with bloating and distention:
+ 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu
+ 15g Endoconcha Sepiae Hai Piao Xiao
+ 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
+ 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu + 15g calcined Concha Arcae Duan Wa Leng Zi
+ 9-12g Fr. Aurantii Immaturus Zhi Shi
For indeterminate gnawing hunger with nausea:
+ 6-9g Rx. Platycodi Jie Geng + 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
For indeterminate gnawing hunger with Phlegm-Damp:
+ 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu
+ 9-12g Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum Zhi Ban Xia
+ 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
+ 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu + 6-9g Rz. Zingiberis Recens Sheng Jiang
+ 12-15g Rz. Atractylodis Cang Zhu
For indeterminate gnawing hunger with Blood Deficiency:
+ 9-12g Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis Hou Po
+ 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
For indeterminate gnawing hunger with Qi Deficiency:
+ 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu
+ one or two of the following:
+ 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian 9-12g Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Dang Gui
+ 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu
+ 15-24g Rx. Codonopsis Dang Shen 15-18g Caulis Spatholobi Ji Xue Teng
+ 12-15g Rz. Atractylodis Bai Zhu 9-12g Fr. Lycii Gou Qi Zi
6-9g Colla Corii Asini E Jiao
For indeterminate gnawing hunger with mild Yin Deficiency:
For indeterminate gnawing hunger with mild Blood Stagnation:
+ 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian + 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
+ 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu + 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu
+ 12-15g Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang + 12-18g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae` Dan Shen
+ 9-12g Rx. Ophiopogonis Mai Men Dong
For indeterminate gnawing hunger with epigastric pain:
+ 15-18g Rx. Dioscoreae Shan Yao + 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
For indeterminate gnawing hunger with mild stagnant Heat:
+ 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu
+ 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian + 9-12g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu + 9-12g Rz. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
+ 9-12g Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi + 9-12g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou
+ 9-12g Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
For indeterminate gnawing hunger with excessive belching or sighing:
For indeterminate gnawing hunger with excessive tension:
+ 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian + 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
+ 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu + 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu
+ two or three of the following
+ 15g Cx. Albizziae He Huan Pi
6-9g Fr. Amomi Bai Dou Kou + 15g Sm. Zizyphi Spinosae Suan Zao Ren
6-9g Flos. Rosae Rugosae Mei Gua Hua
+ 15g Concha Ostreae Mu Li
3-6g Lignum Aquilariae Chen Xiang
For indeterminate gnawing hunger with Food Stagnation and a tendency toward constipation:
12-15g Flos Inulae Xuan Fu Hua + 3-6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
For abdominal pain with severe spasms and cramps:
+ 1-3g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu
+ 12-15g Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis Hou Po
+ more (30g) Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao
+ 9-12g Sm. Arecae Bing Lang
+ more (9g) Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao + 15g Fr. Crataegi Shan Zha
For abdominal pain radiating to the iliac fossa or genitals:
For abdominal pain with acid reflux:
+ 6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian + 12g Sm. Litche Li Zhi He
+ 2g Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu + 9-12g Sm. Citri Reticulatae Ju He
+ 15g Endoconcha Sepiae Hai Piao Xiao
+ 9-12g Fr. Foeniculi Xiao Hui Xiang
For abdominal pain with flatulence or belching:
For abdominal pain with nausea:
+ 12g Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis Hou Po + 9-12g Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum Zhi Ban Xia
+ 9g Rx. Aucklandiae Mu Xiang
For abdominal pain with Stomach Heat:
+ 6g Fr. Amomi Sha Ren + 9-12g Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin
For abdominal pain with Heat in the Liver:
+ 6g Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
+ 9-12g Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
For abdominal pain with Spleen Deficiency:
+ 9-12g Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi + 12-15g Rx. Codonopsis Dang Shen
For abdominal pain with Cold:
+ 6-9g Rz. Zingiberis Sheng Jiang + 9-12g Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Bai Zhu
+ 6-9g Ram. Cinnamomi Gui Zhi
For abdominal pain with Dampness:
For abdominal pain with tension or depression:
+ 9-12g Rz. Atractylodis Cang Zhu + 15g Cx. Albizziae He Huan Pi
+ 9-12g Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis Hou Po + 9-12g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
For interstitial cystitis with Dampness Accumulation:
For interstitial cystitis with Dampness Accumulation with Blood Stasis:
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi + 18g Talcum Hua Shi
+ 18g Talcum Hua Shi + 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi + 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
+ 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie + 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
For interstitial cystitis with Dampness Accumulation with acid regurgitation a dry throat and a red tongue:
+ 9g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi
+ 9g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen + 18g Talcum Hua Shi
+ 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ 6g Flos Carthami Hong Hua + 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
For interstitial cystitis with Dampness Accumulation with Stagnant Heat in the Liver and Stomach:
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ 9g Fr. Aurantii Zhi Ke
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi + Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
+ 18g Talcum Hua Shi
For interstitial cystitis with Dampness Accumulation and dysmenorrhea:
+ 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie + 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin + 18g Talcum Hua Shi
+ 9g Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin + 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
For interstitial cystitis with Dampness Accumulation and chest oppression:
+ 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi + 9g Hb. Leonuri Yi Mu Cao
+ 18g Talcum Hua Shi + 9g Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Dang Gui
+ 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
For interstitial cystitis with Dampness Accumulation and frequent belching:
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ 9g Rx. Platycodi Jie Geng + 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi
For interstitial cystitis with Dampness Accumulation and severe Liver Stagnation:
+ 18g Talcum Hua Shi
+ 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi + 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
+ 18g Talcum Hua Shi + 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi + 3g Lignum Aquilariae Chen Xiang
+ 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie + 9g Flos Inulae Xuan Fu Hua
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
For interstitial cystitis with Dampness Accumulation and Spleen Qi Deficiency:
+ 6g Per. Citri
Reticulatae Viride
Qing Pi
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi
+ 9g Fr. Citri Sarcodactylis Fo Shou + 18g Talcum Hua Shi
+ 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
For interstitial cystitis with Dampness Accumulation and severe lower abdominal distention and pain:
+ 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi + 9g Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Bai Zhu
+ 18g Talcum Hua Shi
+ 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi + 9g Poria Fu Ling
+ 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie + 9g Rx. Codonopsis Dang Shen
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
For interstitial cystitis with Dampness Accumulation which worsens with emotional distress:
+ 9g Rx. Corydalis Yan Hu Suo
For low back pain:
+ 12g Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi + 18g Talcum Hua Shi
+ 6g Fr. Aurantii Immaturus Zhi Shi + 9g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ 9g Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie
For low back pain radiating to the groin:
+ 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi + 12g Sm. Zizyphi Spinosae Suan Zao Ren
+ 6g Fr. Aurantii Immaturus Zhi Shi
+ 12g Cx. Albizziae He Huan Pi
+ 10g Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi + 12g Caulis Polygoni Multiflori Ye Jiao Teng
For low back pain with contraction of the scrotum and inguinal herniation:
For low back pain with a feeling of fullness in the chest and hypochondrium:
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
+ 6g Fr. Aurantii Immaturus Zhi Shi - Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
+ 6g Fr. Aurantii Immaturus Zhi Shi
+ 10g Fr. Foeniculi Xiao Hui Xiang
+ 5g Sm. Arecae Bing Lang + 9g Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin
For low back pain with abdominal distention:
For low back pain with a headache, irritability and nervousness:
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
+ 6g Fr. Aurantii Immaturus Zhi Shi - Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
+ 6g Fr. Aurantii Immaturus Zhi Shi
+ 9g Per. Citri Reticulatae Viride Qing Pi
+ 10g Spica Prunellae Xia Ku Cao
For low back pain with a poor appetite:
+ 10g Ram. cum Uncis Uncariae Gou Teng
- Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi
+ 6g Fr. Aurantii Immaturus Zhi Shi    
   
+ 9g Rz. Curcumae Longae Jiang Huang    
   
+ 9g Fr. Hordei Germinatus Mai Ya