|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Ginseng||Ren Shen||1-9g||Powerfully tonifies Yuan Qi, tonifies Heart Qi and calms the Spirit.
With Zhi Fu Zi, for Collapsed Qi and Devastated Yang with spontaneous sweat, ice cold extremities and shortness of breath.
With Shu Di Huang, for severe Qi and Blood Deficiencies due to loss of Blood and Qi and Yin Deficiencies.
With Bai Zhu, tonifies the transformation and transportation functions of the Spleen.
With Bai Zhu and Fu Ling, for Spleen and Stomach Qi Deficiencies with Dampness with anorexia, diarrhea, vomiting, abdominal distention and fatigue.
With Huang Qi, for Lung Qi Deficiency with general debility, anorexia, and spontaneous sweat.
|Rx. Aconiti Lateralis Preparata||Zhi Fu Zi||1.5-15g||Restores Devastated Yang, warms Ming Men Fire and assists Heart, Kidney and Spleen Yang.
With Gan Jiang, warms the Spleen and Kidneys, benefits Yang, and Disperses Cold.
With Ren Shen, for severe Deficiency of the Source Qi and Collapse of Yang with Cold extremities, sweating, weak breathing, dizziness, and an extremely pale complexion.
With Rou Gui and Shu Di Huang, for Kidney Yang Deficiency with waning of Ming Men Fire with aversion to Cold, weak and sore back and legs, impotence, and urinary frequency.
With Bai Zhu, for Spleen Yang Deficiency with a Cold, painful abdomen, vomiting and watery diarrhea.
With Bai Zhu and Fu Ling, for Kidney and Spleen Yang Deficiency with retention of pathogenic water with abdominal pain, which is worse with Cold, urinary difficulty, and deep aching and heaviness in the extremities.
With Bai Zhu and Gan Jiang, for Internal ascendance of Yin Cold leading to lack of arousal of Spleen Yang with abdominal pain and Cold with watery diarrhea.
With Rou Gui, powerfully tonifies Kidney Yang, for Kidney Yang Deficiency with lower back pain and weakness in the legs and knees and Deficiency of Ming Men fire with impotence or infertility.
With Ren Shen, Gan Jiang and Bai Zhu, for Spleen Yang Deficiency.
|Cx. Cinnamomi||Rou Gui||1.5-5g||Warms the Kidneys, Spleen and Heart and strengthens the Yang and Ming Men Fire.
With Gan Jiang and Zhi Fu Zi, for Cold, painful abdomen, anorexia, and diarrhea due to Kidney and Spleen Yang Deficiency.
With Ren Shen and Shu Di Huang, for palpitations and shortness of breath due to Deficiencies of Heart and Kidneys.
|Rx. Astragali||Huang Qi||9-30g||Tonifies Qi and Blood.
With Zhi Fu Zi, for Yang Deficiency with spontaneous sweat.
With Bai Zhu, for Spleen Qi Deficiency with weakness, lassitude and loose stools.
|Fr. Psoraleae||Bu Gu Zhi||3-9g||Tonifies the Kidneys, strengthens the Yang and stabilizes Jing.|
|Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata||Shu Di Huang||9-30g||Nourishes the Blood and nourishes Liver and Kidney Yin.|
|Rz. Zingiberis||Gan Jiang||3-10g||Warms the Middle and expels Cold.
With Bai Zhu and Ren Shen, for Spleen Yang Deficiency with a cold abdomen, vomiting, and diarrhea.
With Zhi Fu Zi and Bu Gu Zhi, for continuous diarrhea due to Kidney and Spleen Yang Deficiencies.
|Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae||Bai Zhu||3-15g||Tonifies the Spleen and augments Qi.
With Gan Jiang, eliminates Cold Dampness in the Spleen with loss of taste, a sticky sensation in the mouth, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and a thick,white tongue coat.
|Poria||Fu Ling||9-18g||Strengthens the Spleen, harmonizes the Middle Jiao, quiets the Heart, calms the Spirit and soothes the nerves.
With Bai Zhu, strengthens the Spleen and resolves Dampness.
|Rz. Dioscoreae||Shan Yao||9-30g||Tonifies the Spleen, nourishes Stomach Yin, stops diarrhea, tonifies the Kidney Yin and astringes Jing.
With Fu Ling and Bai Zhu, for Spleen Deficiency with loose watery stools.
With Ren Shen and Bai Zhu, for decreased appetite and lack of energy due to Spleen Deficiency.
|Flos Carthami||Hong Hua||3-10g||Invigorates the Blood, dispels Blood Stasis, opens the channels and alleviates pain.|
- Warms the Kidney and Heart Yang
- Activates the Blood
- Kidney and Heart Yang Deficiencies
|For mild Qi Stagnation:||For mild Blood Stagnation:|
|+ Per. Citri Reticulatae||Chen Pi||+ Rx. Angelicae Sinensis||Dang Gui|
|+ Fr. Aurantii||Zhi Ke||+ Caulis Millettia||Ji Xue Teng|
|+ Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||+ Rx. Paeoniae Rubra||Chi Shao|
|+ Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae||Dan Shen||
For moderate Blood Stagnation:
For severe Blood Stagnation:
|+ Rz. Chuanxiong||Chuan Xiong|
|+ Per. Citri Reticulatae||Chen Pi||+ Pollen Typhae||Pu Huang|
|+ Fr. Aurantii||Zhi Ke||+ Faeces Trogopterori||Wu Ling Zhi|
|+ Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||+ Rx. Notoginseng||San Qi|
|+ Rz. Zingiberis||Gan Jiang||+ Rx. et Rz. Rhei||Da Huang|
|+ Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae||Dan Shen||+ Hb. Leonuri||Yi Mu Cao|
|+ Rz. Sparganii||San Leng||+ Olibanum||Ru Xiang|
|+ Rz. Curcumae||E Zhu||+ Myrrh||Mo Yao|
|+ Sanguis Draconis||Xue Jie||+ Lignum Sappan||Su Mu|
|+ Sm. Persicae||Tao Ren||
For Qi Stagnation:
|+ Hirudo||Shui Zhi||+ Per. Citri Reticulatae||Chen Pi|
For Qi Deficiency:
|+ Fr. Aurantii||Zhi Ke|
|+ Rx. Codonopsis||Dang Shen||+ Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao|
|+ Rx. Stellariae||Tai Zi Shen||+ Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae||Dan Shen|
|+ Rz. Polygonati||Huang Jing||+ Rz. Corydalis||Yan Hu Suo|
For Yang Deficiency:
|+ Rx. Curcumae||Yu Jin|
|+ Hb. Asari||Xi Xin||+ Rz. Cyperi||Xiang Fu|
|+ Fr. Piperi Longi||Bi Ba||+ Fr. Aurantii||Zhi Ke|
|+ Fr. Evodiae||Wu Zhu Yu||+ Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis||Hou Po|
For coronary Heart disease with sputum:
|+ Arisaemae cum Bile||Dan Nan Xing|
|+ Per Citri Reticulatae||Chen Pi|
|+ Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum||Zhi Ban Xia|
|+ Fr. Trichosanthis||Gua Lou|