|English:||Bupleurum and Four Substance Decoction|
|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Bupleuri||Chai Hu||8-24g||Resolves Shao Yang disorders
and reduces fever Spreads Liver Qi and
With Huang Qin, for Heat in the Shao Yang.
With Huang Qin and Zhi Ban Xia, for Shao Yang disorders with alternating chills and fever and a sensation of fullness in the hypochondria and chest.
With Huang Qin. Zhi Ban Xia, Zhi Gan Cao and Ren Shen, for weak patients.
With Bai Shao, for Liver Blood Deficiency with Liver Qi Stagnation and vertigo, dizziness, thoracic and costal pain, due to Liver Qi Stagnation.
With Bai Shao, Dang Gui and Chuan Xiong, harmonizes the Blood for irregular menstruation.
|Rx. Scutellariae||Huang Qin||3-9g||Drains Fire and detoxifies.|
|Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum||Zhi Ban Xia||3-9g|| Dries Dampness and transforms
With Ren Shen, for vomiting due to Stomach Deficiency.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata||Zhi Gan Cao||3-9g|| Tonifies
the Spleen, augments Qi, clears
Heat, relieves Fire toxicity and
and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.
With Ren Shen, relieves palpitations and anxiety.
|Rx. Ginseng||Ren Shen||3-9g||Tonifies Spleen and Stomach Qi.
With Shu Di Huang, for severe Qi and Blood Deficiency due to loss of Blood.
|Rx. Paeoniae Alba||Bai Shao||15-45g|| Nourishes the Blood, regulates
menstruation, softens the Liver and relieves pain.
With Dang Gui and Shu Di Huang, for dizziness, blurred vision, and dysmenorrhea due to Blood Deficiency or Stasis.
With Zhi Gan Cao, for abdominal pain due to disharmony between the Liver and Stomach.
With Chai Hu, for flank pain due to Liver Qi Stagnation.
With Dang Gui, nourishes Yin and Blood.
|Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata||Shu Di Huang||15-45g|| Nourishes the Blood and nourishes
Liver and Kidney Yin.
With Dang Gui, for Blood Deficiency marked by dizziness, palpitations, insomnia and menstrual dysfunction.
With Dang Gui, Bai Shao and Chuan Xiong, for anemia.
|Rx. Angelicae Sinensis||Dang Gui||15-45g||Tonifies, invigorates and harmonizes
the Blood, disperses Cold, stops pain due to Blood Stasis and
regulates the menses.
With Shu Di Huang, for Heat symptoms due to Yin Deficiency and Devastated Blood.
With Shu Di Huang, Bai Shao and Chuan Xiong, for menstrual irregularity, amenorrhea, and dysmenorrhea due to Blood Deficiency or Blood Stasis.
With Chai Hu and Bai Shao, for dysmenorrhea from Liver Qi Stagnation and Blood Deficiency.
With Chuan Xiong, harmonizes, nourishes and invigorates the Blood and disperses Blood Stasis.
|Rz. Chuanxiong||Chuan Xiong||15-45g||Invigorates the Blood, promotes
the movement of Qi, expels Wind and alleviates
With Dang Gui, for Blood Deficiency causing menstrual problems including dysmenorrhea, scanty menses, and amenorrhea.
- Spreads Liver Qi
- Harmonizes the Blood
- Alleviates pain
- Jue Yin Stage
- Chronic consumptive disorders
- Blood Deficiency with Stasis