HERB FORMULAS

English: Stabilize the Menses Pill
Also Known As: Pill for Arresting Uterine Bleeding
Pills for Menorrhagia
Pharmaceutical Latin
Pin Yin
Dosage
Actions
Prepared Plastrum Testudinis Zhi Gui Ban 9-30g Nourishes Yin, anchors the Yang, nourishes the Blood, enriches Yin, stabilizes the Chong and Ren channels, cools the Blood and stops uterine bleeding.
Dry-Fried Rx. Paeoniae Alba Chao Bai Shao 15-30g Nourishes the Blood and regulates menstruation.
With Huang Qin, cools Heat and nourishes the Blood for calming the fetus which is disturbed by Heat.
(Rx. Paeoniae Rubra) (Chi Shao) (6-9g) (Invigorates the Blood, dispels Blood Stasis, relieves pain, clears Heat and cools the Blood. May substitute for Chao Bai Shao.)
(With Xiang Fu, for flank pain, abdominal pain, and dysmenorrhea due to Qi and Blood Stagnation.)
Dry-Fried Rx. Scutellariae Chao Huang Qin 6-30g Cools the Blood, stops bleeding, clears Heat and calms the fetus.
Cx. Ailanthi Chun Pi 3-22.5g Clears Heat, astringes Intestines, dries Dampness, stops diarrhea and stops bleeding.
With Gui Ban, Bai Xiao, Huang Qin, Huang Bai and Xiang Fu, for continuous uterine bleeding.
Dry-Fried Cx. Phellodendri Chao Huang Bai 6-9g Drains Kidney Fire.
Rz. Cyperi Xiang Fu 6-9g Spreads and regulates Liver Qi, regulates menstruation and alleviates pain.
  • Enriches Yin
  • Clears Heat
  • Clears Deficiency Heat
  • Stops bleeding
  • Stabilizes the Menses
  • Blood Heat due to Heat in the Chong and REN channels
  • Yin Deficiency Heat
  • Continuous menstruation or
  • Uterine bleeding that alternates between spotting and gushing
  • The Blood is very red, thick and sticky and may contain dark-purple clots
  • A sensation of Heat and irritability in the chest
  • Menstruation may be delayed
  • Dry mouth
  • Leukorrhea
  • Dysuria
  • Abdominal pain
  • Dark urine
  • Red urine
  • Red face
  • Difficulty defecating
  • T: Red
  • C: Normal or Yellow
  • P: Wiry or Wiry and rapid or Tight and rapid or Slippery and rapid
CONTRAINDICATIONS
  • Contraindicated for those with Blood Heat due to Blood Stagnation.
  • Contraindicated for those with Blood Stagnation.
  • Contraindicated for those with Qi Deficiency.
HERB/DRUG INTERACTIONS
For more severe Yin Deficiency: For severe bleeding:
- Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin + Rx. Sanguisorbae Di Yu
- Rz. Cyperi Xiang Fu + Hb. Agrimoniae Xian He Cao
+ Cx. Lycii Di Gu Pi
or
+ Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata Shu Di Huang + Endoconcha Sepiae Hai Piao Xiao
or
+ Rx. Rubiae Qian Cao Gen
- Cx. Phellodendri Huang Bai + Fossilia Ossis Mastodi Long Gu
- Rz. Cyperi Xiang Fu + Concha Ostreae Mu Li
+ Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata Shu Di Huang
For irregular menstruation in women during puberty due to Kidney Yin Deficiency Heat:
+ Fr. Corni Shan Zhu Yu - Plastrum Testudinis Gui Ban
+ Cx. Lycii Di Gu Pi - Cx. Phellodendri Huang Bai
or
+ 10g Carapax Trionycis Bie Jia
- Cx. Phellodendri Huang Bai + 10g Rx. Cynanchi Atrati Bai Wei
- Rz. Cyperi Xiang Fu + 10g Dry-Fried Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Chao Bai Zhu
+ Anemarrhena, Phellodendron and Rehmannia Pill
Zhi Bai Di Huang Wan
+ 10g Dry-Fried Fr. Mume Chao Wu Mei
For flooding and spotting in perimenopausal women due to For flooding and spotting in perimenopausal women due to Yin Deficiency with Blood Heat:
+ 18g Dry-Fried Rx. Codonopsis Dang Shen
- Plastrum Testudinis Gui Ban +12g Fr. Ligustri Lucidi Nu Zhen Zi
+ 10g Carapax Trionycis Bie Jia + 12g Hb. Ecliptae Mo Han Lian
+ 12g Charred Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Chao Dang Gui + 5g Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao
+ 12g charred Rx. Dipsaci Chao Xu Duan    
+ 18g Dry-Fried Rx. Codonopsis Dang Shen    
+ 5g Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao    
+ 30g processed Rz. Polygonati Huang Jing    
+ 30g Endoconcha Sepiae Hai Piao Xiao    
+ 12g Hb Taxilli Sang Ji Sheng