|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata||Shu Di Huang||15g|| Nourishes the Blood, nourishes Liver and Kidney Yin, nourishes Jing and fills the Marrow.
With Dang Gui, for Blood Deficiency marked by dizziness, palpitations, insomnia and menstrual dysfunction.
With Gui Ban, for dizziness, insomnia, tinnitus, forgetfulness, afternoon fevers, and night sweats due Yin Deficiency with Yang Rising.
|Rx. Cyathulae||Chuan Niu Xi||15g||Invigorates the Blood, dispels Blood Stasis, expels Wind, drains Dampness, tonifies the Kidneys and Liver and strengthens the tendons and bones.|
|Cx. Eucommiae||Du Zhong||10g||Tonifies the Kidneys and Liver, strengthens the sinews and bones, aids the smooth flow of Qi and Blood and Tonifies Kidney Yang.|
|Rx. Angelicae Sinensis||Dang Gui||10g||Tonifies, invigorates and harmonizes the Blood, disperses Cold and stops pain due to Blood Stasis.
With Shu Di Huang, for Heat symptoms due to Yin Deficiency and Devastated Blood.
With Huang Qi, for Qi and Blood Deficiency.
With Bai Shao, regulates and harmonizes Qi and Blood and treats Blood Deficiency Heat.
|Cx. Phellodendri||Huang Bai||10g|| Drains Damp-Heat especially from the Lower Jiao and drains Kidney Fire.
With Cang Zhu, regulates painful obstruction in the legs and knees and eliminates Dampness and clears Heat for Lower Jiao Damp-Heat with pain, swelling, and weakness in the lower limbs.
With Du Zhong, Dang Gui and Chuan Niu Xi, for Bi syndrome with sore and weak low back and knees.
|Rz. Atractylodis||Cang Zhu||10g|| Strongly dries Dampness, tonifies the Spleen, induces sweating, expels Wind-Dampness and clears Dampness from the Lower Jiao.
With Huang Bai. for pain, swelling, and weakness of the lower extremities or skin lesions due to Wind-Dampness and atrophy disorder, vaginal discharge and Damp-sores.
With Bai Zhu, for musculoskeletal disorders of the arms and shoulders due to Phlegm Stagnation.
|Rx. Paeoniae Alba||Bai Shao||10g||Nourishes the Blood and astringes Yin.
With Dang Gui and Shu Di Huang, for dizziness, blurred vision, and dysmenorrhea due to Blood Deficiency or Stasis.
With Dang Gui, nourishes Yin and Blood.
|Rx. Astragali||Huang Qi||10g||Tonifies Qi and Blood and relieves numbness and pain.
With Ren Shen, for Qi Deficiency with general debility, anorexia, fatigue, tired extremities and spontaneous sweat.
With Bai Zhu, for Spleen Qi Deficiency with weakness, lassitude and loose stools.
With Fang Feng and Bai Zhu, for Wei Qi Deficiency with spontaneous sweat.
|Fr. Psoraliae||Bu Gu Zhi||10g||Tonifies the Kidneys, strengthens Yang, stabilizes Jing and tonifies and warms Spleen Yang.|
|Rz. Dioscoreae||Shan Yao||10g||Tonifies the Spleen, tonifies Kidney Yin and astringes Jing.
With Ren Shen and Bai Zhu, for decreased appetite and lack of energy due to Spleen Deficiency.
|Fr. Schisandrae||Wu Wei Zi||10g||Tonifies the Kidneys, astringes Jing and tonifies Qi.
With Huang Qi, for Yang Deficiency with spontaneous sweat.
|Fr. Lycii||Gou Qi Zi||10g|| Nourishes and tonifies Liver and Kidney Blood and Yin and benefits Jing.
With Shu Di Huang, for Liver and Kidney Deficiency.
|Rx. Ginseng||Ren Shen||10g|| Powerfully tonifies Yuan Qi.
With Shu Di Huang, for Qi and Yin Deficiency.
With Bai Zhu, tonifies the transformation and transportation functions of the Spleen.
|Sm. Cuscutae||Tu Si Zi||10g||Strengthens Yang, nourishes Yin, astringes Jing , benefits the marrow, tonifies the Kidneys and Liver and benefits the Kidneys and Spleen.
With Bu Gu Zhi and Du Zhong, for spermatorrhea, premature ejaculation, and low back pain from Kidney Deficiency.
With Du Zhong, enriches and tonifies the Kidneys and Liver, astringes Jing, nourishes Kidney Yin, brightens the eyes and encourages the movement of Primal Yang to treat spermatorrhea, premature ejaculation and lower back pain from Kidney Deficiency.
|Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae||Bai Zhu||10g||Tonifies the Spleen, augments Qi, dries Dampness and promotes water metabolism.
With Cang Zhu, for Damp Cold Painful Obstruction.
With Huang Qi and Fang Feng, for spontaneous sweat with aversion to Wind due to Wei Qi Deficiency.
|Os Tigris||Hu Gu||10g||Dispels Wind-Dampness, controls pain and strengthens the sinews and bones - This is an endangered species - Do Not Use.|
|(Os Canis)||(Gou Gu)||(10g)||(Pungent and warm, it strengthens sinews and bones, expels Wind-Dampness, and stops pain. It is used as a substitute for Hu Gu.)|
|Plastrum Testudinis||Gui Ban||20g||Nourishes Yin, anchors Yang, benefits the Kidneys, strengthens the bones, nourishes the Blood, enriches Yin and stabilizes the Chong and Ren channels.|
|Fr. Chaenomelis||Mu Gua||10g||Relaxes the sinews, increases Qi and Blood circulation and unblocks the channels.
With Dang Gui and Bai Shao, for Blood Deficiency causing muscle spasms.
|Rz. Drynariae||Gu Sui Bu||10g||Tonifies the Kidney Yang, strengthens the sinews and bones, promotes mending of sinews and bones and activates the Blood.|
|Rx. Saposhnikoviae||Fang Feng||6g||Expels Wind-Dampness and alleviates pain.
With Huang Qi, prevents Wind from entering the skin.
With Cang Zhu, for pain due to Wind-Damp Bi with aching joints, heavy limbs and generalized aching discomfort.
With Qiang Huo, for Wind-Dampness.
|Rz. et Rx. Notopterygii||Qiang Huo||10g||Expels Wind-Cold-Dampness, unblocks painful obstruction, alleviates pain and guides Qi to the Tai Yang and Du channels.
With Cang Zhu, for a heavy-headed sensation.
|(Mel)||(Feng Mi)||(15-30g)||(Used for making pills.)|
- Tonifies the Liver and Kidneys
- Strengthens the tendons and bones
- Eliminates Damp-Heat
- Tonifies Kidney Jing
- Relieves rheumatic pain
- Qi, Blood and Kidney Jing Deficiency with Damp-Heat