|English:||Calm the Shen and Settle the Emotions Pill|
|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Ginseng||Ren Shen||9g||Tonifies Heart Qi and calms the Spirit.
With Fu Ling, Fu Shen Shi Chang Pu and Yuan Zhi, for confusion and forgetfulness.
|Poria Pararadicis||Fu Shen||15g||Nourishes the Heart and calms the Shen.|
|Poria||Fu Ling||15g||Quiets the Heart, calms the Spirit and soothes the nerves.
With Shi Chang Pu and Yuan Zhi, for insomnia and palpitations due to Spleen and Heart Insufficiency or Phlegm Obstructing the Heart.
|Rx. Polygalae||Yuan Zhi||15g||Calms the Spirit and sedates the Heart and clears the channel joining the Heart and Kidney.
With Chao Suan Zao Ren, balances the contrasting, introverted and dispersing, extroverted manifestations of Spirit to ensure the proper balance of openness and sobriety.
With Fu Shen and Chao Suan Zao Ren, for irritability, disorientation, palpitations, anxiety, and insomnia due to Heart Blood Deficiency or Qi Stagnation.
With Ren Shen, Fu Ling and Shi Chang Pu, calms the spirit.
|Dens Draconis||Long Chi||15g|| Settles anxiety, calms the Spirit, calms the Liver and anchors and preserves Floating Yang and is especially effective for palpitations with anxiety, insomnia, dream-disturbed sleep, convulsions and delirium.
With Zhu Sha, as a sedative and tranquilizer.
With Shi Chang Pu and Yuan Zhi,for restless Shen.
|Rz. Acori Tatarinowii||Shi Chang Pu||15g||Opens the Orifices, vaporizes Phlegm, removes filth, calms the Spirit and disperses Wind.
With Yuan Zhi and Fu Ling, for forgetfulness, tinnitus, and impaired hearing.
With Fu Shen, for forgetfulness and dulled senses.
|Dry-fried Sm. Zizyphi Spinosae||Chao Suan Zao Ren||15g||Nourishes the Heart, astringes the Liver, calms the Spirit, facilitates sleep and treats irritable thirst and sweating from Deficiency.|
|Caulis Polygoni Multiflori||Ye Jiao Teng||15g||Nourishes the Heart Yin and Blood and calms the Spirit.
With Fu Shen, calms the Spirit.
|Concha Ostreae||Mu Li||20g||Heavily settles and calms the Spirit, calms the Liver, benefits the Yin and anchors Floating Yang.
With Ye Jiao Teng, for insomnia.
|Cinnabaris||Zhu Sha||5g||Sedates the Heart, calms the Spirit, expels Phlegm and sedates jitters and convulsions while stopping tremors. (Extremely toxic - no longer used.)|
- Strengthens Qi
- Calms the Shen
- Alleviates fearfulness
- Calms the mind
- Heart and Gallbladder Qi Deficiency due to shock or fright
- This pattern often overlaps with Phlegm-Heat.
|For palpitations:||For spermatorrhea:|
|- Sm. Zizyphi Spinosae||Suan Zao Ren||- Dens Draconis||Long Chi|
|- Caulis Polygoni Multiflori||Ye Jiao Teng||- Caulis Polygoni Multiflori||Ye Jiao Teng|
|- Concha Ostreae||Mu Li||- Cinnabaris||Zhu Sha|
|- Cinnabaris||Zhu Sha||+ 9g Fr. Schisandrae||Wu Wei Zi|
|+ 9g Cx. Albizziae||He Huan Pi||+ 9g Sm. Nelumbinis||Lian Zi|
|+ 15g Magnetitum||Ci Shi||For insomnia associated with AIDS/HIV:|
|+ 1.5g Succinum||Hu Po||- Concha Ostreae||Mu Li|
|- Cinnabaris||Zhu Sha|
|- Caulis Polygoni Multiflori||Ye Jiao Teng|
|+ Rx. Paeoniae Alba||Bai Shao|
|+ Caulis Bambusae in Taeniam||Zhu Ru|