|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Codonopsis||Dang Shen||6-14g||Tonifies the Middle Jiao, tonifies the Lungs and augments Qi.
With Fu Ling, for Spleen and Stomach Deficiencies with fatigue, a sensation of fullness in the abdomen, dizziness, lethargy, shortness of breath, anorexia and loose stools or diarrhea.
|Rx. Ophiopogonis||Mai Men Dong||6-15g||Moistens the Lungs, nourishes Stomach Yin, clears the Heart and eliminates irritability.
With Sheng Di Huang, for hematemesis or epistaxis due to Yin Deficiency with Excess Heat.
With Xuan Shen and Sheng Di Huang, for thirst, constipation, irritability and low-grade fever due to Stomach Yin Deficiency in the aftermath of warm febrile disease where to the fluids have been injured.
|Rx. Rehmanniae||Sheng Di Huang||5-30g||Clears Heat, cools the Blood, nourishes Yin, generates fluids and cools Heart Fire.
With E Jiao, for coughing, hematemesis, epistaxis, and uterine hemorrhage due to Heat from Deficiency.
With Sheng Di Huang and Mai Men Dong, for a dry throat, irritability, a red tongue, and a fast thready pulse due to Devastated Yin with Blazing Fire; excessive thirst, irritability, and a scarlet tongue due to Ying Stage Heat ; swelling of the throat and lymph nodes and constipation due to Excess Heat with Yin Deficiency.
With Mu Dan Pi, for Ying and Xue Stage Heat with a high fever, scarlet tongue, thirst, a rash all over the body, epistaxis and hemoptysis; residual Warm pathogen which has injured the Yin and Kidney Yin Deficiency with steaming bones.
With Xuan Shen, for Excess or Deficiency Heat patterns; late-stage febrile disease with irritability, thirst and constipation and Kidney Yin Deficiency with Fire Blazing with soreness and swelling in the throat, dry mouth and a parched tongue.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||1.5-14g||Tonifies the Spleen, augments Qi, moistens the Lungs, resolves Phlegm, clears Heat, relieves Fire toxicity and moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.
With Dang Shen, for anorexia, fatigue and loose stools due to Spleen Deficiency and palpitations due to Heart Qi Deficiency.
With Dang Shen and Gui Zhi, for palpitations due to Heart Qi Deficiency.
With Dang Shen, Gui Zhi, E Jiao and Sheng Di Huang, for Heart Qi and Blood Deficiencies with an irregular Heart beat and palpitations.
|Colla Corii Asini||E Jiao||3-16g||Tonifies the Blood and nourishes and moistens Yin.|
|Ram. Cinnamomi||Gui Zhi||9-15g|| Warms the channels and collaterals to relieve pain, assists the Heart Yang, warms and facilitates the flow of Yang Qi in the chest and warms and facilitates the flow of Qi through the channels and collaterals and Blood through the vessels.
With Fu Ling, for palpitations and dyspnea due to Heart Yang Deficiency.
|Cx. Moutan||Mu Dan Pi||6-12g||Clears Heat, cools and harmonizes the Blood, clears Deficiency Fire, invigorates the Blood and dispels Blood Stasis.
With Gui Zhi, for chest and abdominal pain due to Blood Stagnation.
With Ze Xie, Fu Ling and Shan Zhu Yu, for spermatorrhea due to Kidney Yin Deficiency with Heat.
|Fr. Corni||Shan Zhu Yu||6-12g||Stabilizes the Kidneys, astringes Jing and Body Fluids, tonifies Liver and Kidney Yin and strengthens Kidney Yang.|
|Poria||Fu Ling||9-18g||Strengthens the Spleen, harmonizes the Middle Jiao, transforms Phlegm, quiets the Heart, calms the Spirit and soothes the nerves.
With Ze Xie, 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 Gui Zhi, warms and transforms fluids, unblocks Yang and promotes urination.
with Gan Cao, for Spleen and Heart Deficiencies causing facial edema, palpitations, and shortness of breath.
|Rz. Alismatis||Ze Xie||4.5-16g||Promotes urination, leaches out Dampness and drains Kidney Fire.
With Mu Dan Pi, for steaming bone disorder, dizziness, and vertigo.
|Rx. Scrophulariae||Xuan Shen||7-30g||Clears Heat, cools the Blood and nourishes Yin.|
|Rz. Corydalis||Yan Hu Suo||3-11g||Invigorates the Blood, circulates Qi, stops pain and induces and prolongs sleep.|
- Nourishes Kidney Yin
- Tonifies Qi
- Clears Deficiency Heat
- Activates Blood
- Heart and Kidney Yin Deficiency
|For mild Blood Stagnation:||For moderate Blood Stagnation:|
|+ Rx. Angelicae Sinensis||Dang Gui||+ Flos Carthami||Hong Hua|
|+ Caulis Millettia||Ji Xue Teng||+ Rz. Chuanxiong||Chuan Xiong|
|+ Rx. Paeoniae Rubra||Chi Shao||+ Pollen Typhae||Pu Huang|
For severe Blood Stagnation:
|+ Faeces Trogopterori||Wu Ling Zhi|
|+ Per. Citri Reticulatae||Chen Pi||+ Rx. Notoginseng||San Qi|
|+ Fr. Aurantii||Zhi Ke||+ Rx. et Rz. Rhei||Da Huang|
|+ Rz. Zingiberis||Gan Jiang||+ Hb. Leonuri||Yi Mu Cao|
|+ Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae||Dan Shen||+ Olibanum||Ru Xiang|
|+ Rz. Sparganii||San Leng||+ Myrrh||Mo Yao|
|+ Rz. Curcumae||E Zhu||+ Lignum Sappan||Su Mu|
|+ Sanguis Draconis||Xue Jie||
For Qi Deficiency:
|+ Sm. Persicae||Tao Ren||+ Rx. Ginseng||Ren Shen|
|+ Hirudo||Shui Zhi||+ Rx. Astragali||Huang Qi|
For Qi Stagnation:
|+ Rx. Stellariae||Tai Zi Shen|
|+ Per. Citri Reticulatae||Chen Pi||+ Rz. Polygonati||Huang Jing|
|+ Fr. Aurantii||Zhi Ke||
For Yang Deficiency:
|+ Rz. Zingiberis||Gan Jiang||+ Hb. Asari||Xi Xin|
|+ Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae||Dan Shen||+ Rz. Zingiberis||Gan Jiang|
|+ Rz. Corydalis||Yan Hu Suo||+ Fr. Piperi Longi||Bi Ba|
|+ Rx. Curcumae||Yu Jin||+ Cx. Cinnamomi||Rou Gui|
|+ Rz. Cyperi||Xiang Fu||+ Fr. Evodiae||Wu Zhu Yu|
|+ Fr. Aurantii||Zhi Ke||
|+ Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis||Hou Po||+ Arisaemae cum Bile||Dan Nan Xing|
For mild Qi Stagnation:
|+ Per Citri Reticulatae||Chen Pi|
|+ Per. Citri Reticulatae||Chen Pi||+ Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum||Zhi Ban Xia|
|+ Fr. Aurantii||Zhi Ke||+ Fr. Trichosanthis||Gua Lou|
|+ Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao|
|+ Rz. Zingiberis||Gan Jiang|
|+ Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae||Dan Shen|