|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Puerariae||Ge Gen||12g||Clears Heat, disperses Wind, releases the muscles (especially of the neck and upper back) and relieves sinus congestion.|
|Rx. et Rz. Notopterygii||Qiang Huo||9g||Releases the Exterior, disperses Cold, expels Wind-Damp from the upper Tai Yang, unblocks Painful Obstruction, alleviates pain and guides Qi to the Tai Yang and DU channels.
With Du Huo, for systemic Wind-Dampness.
With Chuan Xiong, for headache and generalized body aches and pains associated with the common cold or painful obstruction.
With Fang Feng, for pain due to External Wind-Dampness.
With Fang Feng, Gao Ben and Chuan Xiong, for Wind-Damp headache.
|Rx. Angelicae Pubescentis||Du Huo||9g||Releases the exterior, disperses Cold, expels Wind-Cold-Dampness, unblocks Painful Obstruction (Bi) from the lower Tai Yang alleviates pain, increases joint mobility and guides Qi to the Tai Yang and Du Channels.
With Fang Feng, for numbness in the legs.
With Qiang Huo, for joint pain and numbness.
With Qiang Huo, Fang Feng and Gao Ben, for Wind-Cold-Dampness with headache, chills and fever and muscle and joint pain.
|Ram. Cinnamomi||Gui Zhi||9g||Releases the exterior, adjusts
the Ying and Wei, warms the channels and collaterals
to relieve pain, disperses Cold, unblocks Yang, transforms Qi and
releases the muscle layer.
With Chuan Xiong, expels Wind-Dampness, warms the channels and collaterals, facilitates joint movement and relieves the discomfort of painful obstruction.
|Rz. et Rx. Ligustici||Gao Ben||6g||Expels Wind-Cold and Damp and alleviates pain.
With Fang Feng, expels Wind-Dampness from the Tai Yang and reinforces Qiang Huo especially for headaches.
With Qiang Huo, for headache and stiffness of the nape of the neck due to Wind-Dampness in the Du channel.
With Fang Feng and Qiang Huo, for External Wind-Cold-Dampness.
|Rx. Saposhnikoviae||Fang Feng||6g||Releases the exterior, expels Wind-Cold-Dampness, stops pain, expels Internal Wind, stops spasms, Moves Qi, tonifies the Spleen and treats gout.
With Qiang Huo, Du Huo and Wei Ling Xian, for painful obstruction.
with Cang Zhu, for pain due to Wind-Dampness Bi with aching joints, heavy limbs and generalized aching discomfort.
|Rz. Ligustici Chuanxiong||Chuan Xiong||6g||Activates Blood, regulates Qi, expels Wind-Cold and alleviates pain - good for headaches.
With Fang Feng, Qiang Huo and Gao Ben, for Wind-Damp lateral headache.
With Gao Ben, for severe headache without Interior Fire.
|Rx. Clematidis||Wei Ling Xian||6g||Dispels Wind-Dampness, unblocks the channels and alleviates pain.
With Qiang Huo, for Wind-Damp Bi causing joint pain, especially in the upper joints.
|Rz. Atractylodis||Cang Zhu||6g|| Strongly dries Dampness, tonifies the Spleen, induces sweating, expels Wind-Dampness and Clears Dampness from the Lower Jiao.
With Qiang Huo, for a heavy-headed sensation.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||3g||Moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs and guides the herbs to all twelve channels .|
- Releases Wind-Cold from the muscle layer
- Relaxes and moistens the sinews
- Regulates the Ying and Wei
- Dispels Wind
- Eliminates Dampness
- Alleviates pain
- Wind-Cold-Dampness with Dampness Predominant