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Pin Yin
Rz. Cyperi Xiang Fu 6-14g Spreads and regulates Liver Qi, regulates menstruation and alleviates pain.
Cx. Albizziae He Huan Pi 6-30g Calms the Spirit, relieves constraint, regulates Qi, invigorates and harmonizes the Blood and stops pain.
Fr. Perillae Zi Su Zi 3-10g Descends Qi and dissolves Phlegm.
Fr. Liquidamberis Lu Lu Tong 3-10g Promotes the movement of Qi and invigorates the Blood, opens the Middle Jiao and unblocks the channels.
With Xiang Fu, for irregular, scanty periods.
Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin 3-15g Invigorates the Blood, dispels Blood Stasis, regulates Qi flow and alleviates pain.
Stir-fried Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Chao Bai Zhu 3-15g Harmonizes the transportive and transformative functions of the Middle Jiao to treat anorexia, distention, fullness, lethargy, spontaneous sweating and restless fetus.
With Zhi Shi, for Spleen Deficiency with Qi Stagnation with anorexia, epigastric focal distention and fullness.
Stir-fried Rx. Linderae Chao Wu Yao 3-10g Disperses coldness to treat Deficiency Cold leading to Qi Stagnation.
With Xiang Fu, for Qi and Blood Stagnation with menstrual irregularity, pain in the lower abdomen and generalized pain and distention throughout the body.
Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi 3-9g Regulates Qi, adjusts the Middle and relieves the diaphragm.
With Chao Bai Zhu, for anorexia and other symptoms of Damp Obstruction due to Spleen Deficiency.
Fr. Aurantii Immaturus Zhi Shi 3-10g Breaks up Stagnant Qi, reduces accumulation and descends Qi.
With Chen Pi, strengthens the Middle Jiao.
  • Tonifies the Blood
  • Soothes the Liver  
  • Unblocks the Liver
  • Moves Qi
  • Releases Stagnation
  • Regulates menstruation
  • Liver Qi Stagnation
  • Infertility
  • Inability to conceive for many years
  • Decreased and dark-colored menses that contain clots or
  • Scanty, pale-colored menses
  • Irregular menstruation
  • Breast and hypochondriac pain
  • Abdominal pain with periods
  • Maybe premenstrual breast distention
  • Premenstrual breast tension
  • Painful periods
  • Irritability before periods
  • Anxiety before periods
  • Depression
  • Abdominal distention
  • Eructation
  • Sighing
  • Water retention
  • Headache
  • A history of cramping
  • T: Normal color or slightly red on the sides; if Stagnation of Qi arises from Blood Deficiency, the sides might be Pale
  • C: Normal
  • P: Taut or Wiry; if Qi Stagnation arises from Blood Deficiency, it may be Choppy
For breast distention: For breast distention and pain:
+ Fol. Citri Reticulatae Ju He + Fr. Toosendan Chuan Lian Zi
+ Fr. Citri Reticulatae Ju Ye + Hb. Taraxaci Pu Gong Ying
For breast distention with lumps: For breast distention with lumps and inflammation:
+ Sm. Vaccariae Wang Bu Liu Xing
+ Concha Arcae Wa Leng Zi + Sargassum Hai Zao
For Kidney Deficiency: + Thallus Eckloniae Kun Bu
+ Rx. Dipsaci Xu Duan For Blood Deficiency:
+ Cx. Eucommiae Du Zhong + Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata Shu Di Huang
For Deficiency Cold of the Chong and Ren:
+ Colla Cervi Pantotrichum Lu Jiao Jiao + Rx. Angelicae Dang Gui
For Fire Rising:
+ Cx. Cinnamomi Rou Gui + Cx. Phellodendri Huang Bai
For a dragging pain over the ovaries due to Damp-Heat binding with Qi: + Hb. Artemisiae Annuae Qing Hao
+ Rx. Pulsatillae Bai Tou Weng    
+ Caulis Sargentodoxae Hong Teng