|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Angelicae Sinensis||Dang Gui||3-15g||Tonifies, invigorates
and harmonizes the Blood, disperses Cold
and stops pain due to Blood Stasis.
With Huang Qi, for Qi and Blood Deficiency.
With Gan Cao, moderates spasms and relieves abdominal pain.
With Chuan Xiong, harmonizes, nourishes and invigorates the Blood and disperses Blood Stasis.
|Rx. Paeoniae Rubra||Chi Shao||4.5-15g||Invigorates the Blood, dispels
Blood Stasis, relieves pain, clears
Heat and cools the Blood.
With Chuan Xiong and Dang Gui, for Blood-Stasis induced gynecological disorders and trauma induced pain.
|Rz. Chuanxiong||Chuan Xiong||3-10g||Invigorates the Blood, promotes
the movement of Qi, expels Wind and alleviates
With Dang Gui, for Wind-Damp Invasion blocking the Blood vessels causing pain, numbness, and paralysis.
|Rx. Rehmanniae||Sheng Di Huang||5-30g||Clears Heat, cools the Blood and nourishes Yin.|
|Rx. Astragali||Huang Qi||9-30g||Tonifies Qi and Blood, tonifies Wei Qi, stabilizes the Exterior, aids circulation of moisture downward from the face, promotes urination, reduces edema and relieves numbness and pain.|
|Rz. Atractylodis||Cang Zhu||3-10g|| Strongly dries Dampness, tonifies
the Spleen, induces sweating, expels Wind-Dampness and clears
Dampness from the Lower Jiao.
With Chuan Xiong, Bai Zhi and Qiang Huo, for Exterior Wind-Cold-Dampness.
With Huang Bai, for pain, swelling, and weakness of the lower extremities or skin lesions due to Wind-Dampness and atrophy disorder.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||1.5-14g||Tonifies the Spleen, augments Qi, moderates spasms, alleviates pain and moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.|
|Rx. et Rz. Notopterygii||Qiang Huo||3-10g||Releases the exterior, disperses
Cold, expels Wind-Cold-Dampness, unblocks
painful obstruction and alleviates pain.
With Chuan Xiong, for headache and generalized body aches and pains associated with the common cold or painful obstruction.
With Cang Zhu, for a heavy-headed sensation.
|Rx. Angelicae Pubescentis||Du Huo||3-10g||Dispels Wind-Dampness, disperses
Wind-Cold-Dampness, releases the Exterior and alleviates
With Fang Feng, for numbness in the legs.
With Qiang Huo, for joint pain and numbness.
|Rx. Angelicae Dahuricae||Bai Zhi||3-10g|| Expels Wind, eliminates
Dampness, unblocks the nasal passages, dispels Cold and alleviates
With Chuan Xiong, for headache.
With Qiang Huo, for Wind-Cold Dampness causing fever, chills and headaches.
With Fang Feng and Qiang Huo, for Wind-Cold with headache and stuffy nose.
|Rx. Saposhnikoviae||Fang Feng||3-10g||Releases the exterior, expels
External Wind, expels Wind-Dampness and alleviates
With Huang Qi, prevents Wind from entering the skin.
With Cang Zhu, for pain due to Wind-Dampness Bi with aching joints, heavy limbs and generalized aching discomfort.
With Qiang Huo, for Wind-Dampness.
With Qiang Huo, Du Huo and Wei Ling Xian, for painful obstruction.
With Qiang Huo and Dang Gui, for Wind-Cold-Damp Bi.
|Rz. Zingiberis Recens||Sheng Jiang||1-10g||Releases the Exterior, induces perspiration, disperses Cold and reduces the toxicity of other herbs.|
|Rx. Achyranthis Bidentatae||Niu Xi||6-16g||Invigorates the Blood, expels
Blood Stasis, nourishes Liver and Kidney Yin,
strengthens the sinews and bones,benefits the joints and
Damp-Heat in the Lower Jiao.
With Du Zhong, for low back and extremity pain and weakness due to Bi pain or Kidney Deficiency.
|Cx. Cinnamomi||Rou Gui||1.5-5g||Disperses deep Cold, warms and unblocks the channels and vessels, alleviates pain and assists the generation of Qi and Blood.|
|Rz. Menispermi||Bei Dou Gen||3-12g||Clears Heat, resolves toxicity, dispels
Wind, stops pain and resolves
With Du Huo and Wei King Xian, for Wind-Damp Bi.
|Rx. Clematidis||Wei Ling Xian||3-16g|| Dispels Wind-Dampness, unblocks
the channels and alleviates pain.
With Qiang Huo, for Wind-Damp Bi causing joint pain (especially in the upper joints).
With Niu Xi, for Wind-Damp Bi causing joint pain (especially in the lower joints).
With Rou Gui and Dang Gui, for musculo-skeletal pain caused by accumulation of Wind and Dampness.
|Fr. Aurantii Immaturus||Zhi Shi||3-10g||Breaks up Stagnant Qi, reduces accumu-lation and descends Qi.|
|Cx. Eucommiae||Du Zhong||8-16g||Tonifies the Kidneys and Liver, strengthens the sinews and bones and aids the smooth flow of Qi and Blood.|
|Cx. Phellodendri8||Huang Bai||3-12g|| Drains Damp-Heat especially from
the Lower Jiao.
With Cang Zhu and Niu Xi, for Damp-Heat leg Qi.
With Dang Gui and Niu Xi, for Sore and weak low back and legs.
With Cang Zhu, eliminates Dampness and clears Heat for: Lower Jiao Damp-Heat with pain, swelling, and weakness in the lower limbs and regulates painful obstruction in the legs and knees.
- Invigorates the Blood
- Dispels Stagnation
- Removes Wind
- Stops pain
- Wind Bi