HERB FORMULAS

English: Dang Gui Drink
Also Known As: Dang Gui and Tribulus Combination
Pharmaceutical Latin
Pin Yin
Dosage
Actions
Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang 4-30g Clears Heat, cools the Blood, nourishes Yin, and generates fluids.
With Bai Shao, for Blood Deficiency Heat.
Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Dang Gui 5-30g Tonifies, invigorates and harmonizes the Blood, reduces swelling, expels pus, generates flesh and alleviates pain.
With Bai Shao, regulates and harmonizes Qi and Blood and treats Blood Deficiency Heat.
with Bai Shao and Chai Hu, for dysmenorrhea from Liver Qi Stagnation and Blood Deficiency.
With Chuan Xiong, harmonizes, nourishes and invigorates the Blood and disperses Blood Stasis.
Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao 3-30g Nourishes the Blood, Softens the Liver, relieves pain and calms Liver Yang and Wind.
With Dang Gui, nourishes Yin and Blood.
Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong 3-30g Invigorates the Blood, promotes the movement of Qi, expels Wind and alleviates pain.
With Fang Feng and Jing Jie, for headache due Wind-Cold Invasion.
With Sheng Di Huang, Bai Shao and Dang Gui, for headache due to Blood Deficiency.
Dry-fried Fr. Tribuli Chao Bai Ji Li 3-30g Calms the Liver, anchors Yang, dredges Liver Qi, disperses Stagnation, dispels Wind and stops itching.
With Dang Gui, He Shou Wu, and Fang Feng, for excruciating itching from ascendant Liver Yang and Blood Deficiencies.
Hb. Schizonepetae Jing Jie 1.5-30g Releases the exterior, expels Wind, vents rashes and relieves itching.
With Fang Feng, for pruritic itching.
With Dang Gui and Chuan Xiong, for itching, and tremors of the hands and feet from Wind due to Blood Deficiency.
Rx. Saposhnikoviae Fang Feng 3-30g Releases the exterior and expels External Wind.
With Jing Jie, expels Wind and stops itching.
With Jing Jie and Bai Ji Li, for German measles, pruritis and other skin ailments.
Rx. Astragali Huang Qi 1.5-15g Tonifies Qi and Blood.
Rx. Polygoni Multiflori He Shou Wu 2- 15g Tonifies the Liver and Kidneys, nourishes the Blood and Jing and expels Wind from the skin by nourishing the Blood.
Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao 1-15g Moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.
(Rz. Zingiberis Recens) (Sheng Jiang) (1-10g) (Releases the Exterior, induces perspiration, disperses Cold and reduces the toxicity of other the herbs.)
  • Nourishes the Blood
  • Moistens Dryness
  • Clears Heat
  • Dispels Wind
  • Relieves itching
  • Skin disorders due to Blood Deficiency with External Wind
  • Chronic eczema with thick, dry, dark flaky skin
  • Anemia
  • Itching which is worse at night
  • Swelling
  • Abscesses
  • Ulceration
  • T: Pale
  • C: Thin and white
  • P: Thready, floating and rapid or Thin and wiry
CONTRAINDICATIONS
HERB/DRUG INTERACTIONS
For severe Blood deficiency: For Qi Deficiency:
+ Fr. Lycii Gou Qi Zi + Rx. Codonopsis Dang Shen
+ Sm. Cannabis Huo Ma Ren
For dry, scaly skin due to Blood stasis:
+ Caul Spatholobi Ji Xue Teng + Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen
For itchy skin:
+ Periostracum Cicadae Chan Tui + Flos Carthami Hong Hua
+ Ram. cum Uncis Uncariae Gou Teng
For dryness of the skin due to atrophy of the sebaceous and sweat glands:
+ Caulis Polygoni Multiflori Ye Jiao Teng + Fr. Corni Shan Zhu Yu
+ Sm. Cannabis Huo Ma Ren
+ Cx Albizziae He Huan Pi
For nourishing the skin and slowing the aging process:
For measles:
+ Rz. Smilacis Glabrae Tu Fu Ling
+ Six Ingredient Pill with Rehmannia
Liu Wei Di Huang Wan
+ Rx. Scrophulariae Xuan Shen
For constipation:
or
+ Hemp Seed Pill
Ma Zi Ren Wan
+ Eight Ingredient Pill with Rehmannia
Ba Wei Di Huang Wan
For more Wind:
For itching:
Rx. Gentianae Macrophyllae Qin Jiao - Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang
+ 10-12g Rx. Rehman-
niae Preparata
Shu Di Huang
For urticaria with Qi Deficiency:
+ Rx. Codonopsis Dang Shen
For urticaria with Yin Deficiency:
+ Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Bai Zhu + Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
+ Rx. Scrophulariae Xuan Shen
For urticaria with Damp-Heat:
For urticaria with Damp-Cold:
+ Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin + Fr. Evodiae Wu Zhu Yu
+ Rz. Smilacis Glabrae Tu Fu Ling +Cx. Cinnamomi Rou Gui
For urticaria with Blood Stagnation:
For ichthyosis:
+ Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao + 10g Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Bai Zhu
+ Rx. Codonopsis Dang Shen
For quieting the Heart and treating itching:
+ 10g Fr. Kochiae Di Fu Zi
+ Cx. Albizziae He Huan Pi + 10g Rx. Arnebiae/ Lithospermi Zi Cao
+ Caulis Polygoni Multiflori Ye Jiao Teng
For contact dermatitis:
+ Sm. Zizyphi Spinosae Suan Zao Ren - Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong
For contact dermatitis with severe itching:
- Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li
- Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong - Hb. Schizonepetae Jing Jie
- Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li - Rx. Saposhnikoviae Fang Feng
- Hb. Schizonepetae Jing Jie + 15g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen
- Rx. Saposhnikoviae Fang Feng
+ 15g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen + 15g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
+ 15g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao + 15g Fr. Xanthii Cang Er Zi
For contact dermatitis with dry exudate:
+ 15g Fr. Xanthii Cang Er Zi - Rz. Chuanxiong Chuan Xiong
+ 9g Scorpio Quan Xie - Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li
+ 9g Zaocys Wu Shao She - Hb. Schizonepetae Jing Jie
+ 15g Cx. Albizziae He Huan Pi - Rx. Saposhnikoviae Fang Feng
+ 15g parched Sm. Zizyphi Spinosae Suan Zao Ren + 15g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen
+ 15g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
For drug-induced dermatitis:
+ Increase the Fluids Decoction
Zeng Ye Tang
+ 15g Fr. Xanthii Cang Er Zi
- Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li + 6g Fol. Sennae Fan Xie Ye
- Hb. Schizonepetae Jing Jie
For drug-induced dermatitis with dysphoria and Heat:
- Rx. Saposhnikoviae Fang Feng
- Rx. Polygoni Multiflori He Shou Wu
+ Increase the Fluids Decoction
Zeng Ye Tang
+ 15g Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata Shu Di Huang
- Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li
+ 15g Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Bai Zhu - Hb. Schizonepetae Jing Jie
- Rx. Saposhnikoviae Fang Feng
+ 30g Fr. Kochiae Di Fu Zi - Rx. Polygoni Multiflori He Shou Wu
+ 15g Cx. Dictamni Bai Xian Pi + 15g Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata Shu Di Huang
For drug-induced dermatitis with severe itching:
+ Increase the Fluids Decoction
Zeng Ye Tang
+ 15g Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Bai Zhu
- Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li + 30g Fr. Kochiae Di Fu Zi
- Hb. Schizonepetae Jing Jie + 15g Cx. Dictamni Bai Xian Pi
- Rx. Saposhnikoviae Fang Feng + 15g Rx. Adenophorae Nan Sha Shen
- Rx. Polygoni Multiflori He Shou Wu + 4.5 Plumula Nelumbinis Lian Zi Xin
+ 15g Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata Shu Di Huang
+ 15g Hb. Dendrobii Shi Hu
+ 15g Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Bai Zhu
For neurodermatitis:
- Hb. Schizonepetae Jing Jie
+ 30g Fr. Kochiae Di Fu Zi + 30g Rx. Cynanchi Paniculati Xu Chang Qing
+ 15g Cx. Dictamni Bai Xian Pi
+ 9g Periostracum Cicadae Chan Tui + 15g Fr. Xanthii Cang Er Zi
+ 9g Scorpio Quan Xie
+ 9g Scorpio Quan Xie + 9g Zaocys Wu Shao She
For neurodermatitis with insomnia:
For neurodermatitis with anorexia and abdominal distention:
- Hb. Schizonepetae Jing Jie
- Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang - Hb. Schizonepetae Jing Jie
+ 15g Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata Shu Di Huang - Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang
+ 15g Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata Shu Di Huang
+ 30g Rx. Cynanchi Paniculati Xu Chang Qing
+ 15g Fr. Xanthii Cang Er Zi + 30g Rx. Cynanchi Paniculati Xu Chang Qing
+ 9g Scorpio Quan Xie
+ 9g Zaocys Wu Shao She + 9g Scorpio Quan Xie
+ 4.5g Plumula Nelumbinis Lian Zi Xin + 9g Zaocys Wu Shao She
+ 15g parched Fr. Hordei Germinatus Mai Ya
+ 15g Sm. Zizyphi Spinosae Suan Zao Ren
+ 9g Sm. Alpiniae Katsumadai Cao Dou Kou
For neurodermatitis with red, hot burning lesions:
+ 15g parched Sm. Raphani Lai Fu Zi
- Hb. Schizonepetae Jing Jie
- Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao
For urticaria:
+ 15g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao - Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang
- Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li
+ 30g Gypsum Fibrosum Shi Gao + 15g Sm. Armeniacae Xing Ren
For urticaria with a poor appetite:
+ 30g Rx. Cynanchi Paniculatae Xu Chang Qing
- Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang
- Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li +15g Fr. Xanthii Cang Er Zi
+ 15g Sm. Armeniacae Xing Ren + 12g Fr. Cnidii She Chuang Zi
+ 30g Rx. Cynanchi Paniculatae Xu Chang Qing + 9g Scorpio Quan Xie
For urticaria with insomnia:
+15g Fr. Xanthii Cang Er Zi - Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang
+ 12g Fr. Cnidii She Chuang Zi - Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li
+ 9g Scorpio Quan Xie + 15g Sm. Armeniacae Xing Ren
+ 9g Fr. Crataegi Shan Zha + 30g Rx. Cynanchi Paniculatae Xu Chang Qing
+ 9g Endothelium Corneum Gigeriae Galli Ji Nei Jin
+15g Fr. Xanthii Cang Er Zi
For urticaria with listlessness and drowsiness:
+ 12g Fr. Cnidii She Chuang Zi
- Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang + 9g Scorpio Quan Xie
- Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li + 15g Sm. Zizyphi Spinosae Suan Zao Ren
+ 15g Sm. Armeniacae Xing Ren
+ 30g Rx. Cynanchi Paniculatae Xu Chang Qing + 15g Caulis Polygoni Multiflori Ye Jiao Teng
+15g Fr. Xanthii Cang Er Zi    
+ 12g Fr. Cnidii She Chuang Zi    
+ 9g Scorpio Quan Xie    
+ 9g Rx. Aconiti Lateralis Preparata Zhi Fu Zi    
   
+ 12g Hb. Epimedii Yin Yang Huo