|English:||Bupleurum and Poria Decoction|
|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Bupleuri||Chai Hu||3-12g||Resolves Shao Yang disorders,
reduces fever, harmonizes the Exterior and
Interior, disperses Wind-Heat and resolves Phlegm
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, Ren Shen, Gan Cao and Zhi Ban Xia, for weak patients.
With Gan Cao, for Wind-Heat fever.
|Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum||Zhi Ban Xia||3-14g||Dries Dampness, transforms Phlegm, descends
Rebellious Qi, stops vomiting and harmonizes
With Fu Ling, expels Phlegm and stops nausea and vomiting, hiccups, coughs with clear, profuse Phlegm and loose and watery stools.
With Huang Qin, for Phlegm-Heat induced Rebellious Qi with cough, nausea, and vomiting.
|Rx. Scutellariae||Huang Qin||3-18g|| Clears Heat and dries Dampness.
With Chai Hu, for Heat in the Shao Yang with alternating chills and fever and nausea.
|Rx. Ginseng||Ren Shen||1-9g||Tonifies Spleen and Stomach Qi and
tonifies Qi in
Deficiency patients with Exterior conditions.
With Bai Zhi, tonifies the transformation and transportation functions of the Spleen.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||1.5-14g||Tonifies the Spleen, augments Qi and moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.|
|Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae||Bai Zhu||3-15g||Tonifies the Spleen, augments Qi, dries
Dampness , promotes water metabolism, stabilizes
the Exterior and stops sweating.
With Fu Ling and Gui Zhi, for Spleen Deficiency with chest distention and edema.
With Fu Ling and Ze Xie, for edema due to Internal Dampness.
With Fu Ling and Gan Cao, for Spleen and Stomach Qi Deficiency.
With Fu Ling, Gui Zhi and Gan Cao, for Accumulation of Phlegm
|Polyporus||Zhu Ling||5-18g||Promotes urination and leaches
With Fu Ling, for Lin syndrome, scanty urine, edema, loose stools, vaginal discharge, jaundice, leg Qi and diarrhea.
With Fu Ling and Ze Xie, for edema due to Spleen Deficiency.
|Poria||Fu Ling||9-18g||Promotes urination, leaches
out Dampness, strengthens the
Spleen and harmonizes the Middle Jiao.
With Gui Zhi, Bai Zhu and Ze Xie, for Dampness Obstruction causing Lin Syndrome, edema, heaviness of the body, and irritability.
With Bai Zhu, strengthens the Spleen and resolves Dampness.
With Ren Shen and Bai Zhu, for a weak and deficient Spleen with fatigue, anorexia and loose stools.
With Gan Cao, for Spleen and Heart Deficiency causing facial edema, palpitations, and shortness of breath.
|Rz. Alismatis||Ze Xie||4.5-16g|| Promotes urination and leaches
With Bai Zhu, for Spleen Deficiency leading to accumulation of Dampness with urinary difficulty, loose stools, diarrhea, Milky Lin or vaginal discharge.
With Fu Ling, facilitates the removal of water and leaches out Dampness to treat stagnant water and Dampness leading to edema, jaundice, diarrhea, Milky Lin, and scanty, difficult urination with abdominal distention.
With Fu Ling and Zhu Ling, for generalized edema.
|Ram. Cinnamomi||Gui Zhi||3-10g||Releases the Exterior, assists Yang, adjusts the Ying and Wei, releases the muscle
layer, unblocks Yang, transforms Qi and
thin mucus, warms and facilitates the flow of Qi through
the channels and collaterals and Blood through the vessels, warms
the channels and collaterals to relieve pain, warms
the Middle and directs Turbid Yin downward.
With Fu Ling, unblocks the Yang and facilitates the removal of congested fluids associated with Yang Deficiency edema.
With Fu Ling and Bai Zhu, for Heart and Spleen Yang Deficiency with palpitations, edema and shortness of breath.
With Chai Hu, for Tai Yang Stage moving to Shao Yang Stage.
With Fu Ling, Zhu Ling, Ze Xie and Bai Zhu, for edema and dysuria due to Yang Deficiency.
With Fu Ling, Gan Cao and Bai Zhu, for Phlegm accumulation with dizziness, fullness in the chest and hypochondrium, vertigo and palpitations
|Fr. Jujube||Da Zao||3-6g|| Moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.
With Sheng Jiang, enhances the effects of other Qi and Blood tonifying herbs by facilitating their digestion and absorption.
|Rz. Zingiberis Recens||Sheng Jiang||3-6g||Reduces the toxicity of other herbs.|
- Harmonizes the Exterior and the Interior
- Relieves the Shao Yang
- Dispels Water Accumulation
- Resolves Phlegm Accumulation
- Shao Yang Stage with Water Accumulation
- Wei Stage: Summerheat and Dampness
|For irritability and a dry mouth:||For vomiting and thirst:|
|+ Rz. Coptidis||Huang Lian||+ Caulis Bambusae in Taeniam||Zhu Ru|
|+ Rx. Ophiopogonis||Mai Men Dong|
|For diarrhea and a dry mouth:||+ Fr. Aurantii Immaturus||Zhi Shi|
|+ Rz. Zingiberis||Gan Jiang||For diarrhea and vomiting due to Food Stagnation:|
|+ Cx. Phellodendri||Huang Bai|
|For diarrhea and vomiting due to Summerheat Accumulation:||
+ Calm the Stomach Powder
Ping Wei San
Mosla Three Decoction
|For diarrhea and vomiting due to Deficiency Cold:|
|For urethritis, cystitis, glomerulonephritis, pyelonephritis, and Reiter's syndrome:||
+ Evodia Decoction
Wu Zhu Yu Tang
|+ 12g Fr. Forsythiae||Lian Qiao|
|+ 12g Hb. Taraxaci||Pu Gong Yin|
|+ 9g Flos Chrysanthemi Indici||Ye Ju Hua|