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Pin Yin
Placenta Hominis Zi He Che 1.5-5g Tonifies the Liver and Kidneys, strengthens Jing, tonifies Qi and nourishes the Blood.
With Shu Di Huang, for chronic weakness and debility.
With Shu Di Huang and Dang Gui, for anemia.
Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Dang Gui 3-15g Tonifies, invigorates and harmonizes the Blood and regulates the menses.
With Shu Di Huang, for Heat symptoms due to Yin Deficiency and Devastated Blood.
Rx. Ginseng Ren Shen 1-9g Powerfully tonifies Yuan Qi, generates Body Fluids and stops thirst.
With Shu Di Huang and Tian Men Dong, for Qi and Yin Deficiency
Rx. Dioscoreae Shan Yao 9-30g Tonifies Kidney Yin and astringes Jing.
Cx. Eucommiae Du Zhong 8-16g Tonifies the Kidneys and Liver, strengthens the sinews and bones, aids the smooth flow of Qi and Blood and calms the fetus.
Rx. Asparagi Tian Men Dong 5-15g Nourishes Kidney Yin, clears Lung Heat, sedates Fire, moistens the Lungs, nourishes the Kidneys, generates Fluids and resolves Phlegm.
With Mai Men Dong, for a dry cough, thirst and other symptoms due to Yin Deficiency and injured fluids.
With Ren Shen and Shu Di Huang, for debility and a low grade fever due to Yin Deficiency or after a febrile disease.
Rx. Ophiopogonis Mai Men Dong 6-15g Nourishes Lung and Stomach Yin and generates Fluids.
Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata Shu Di Huang 9-30g Nourishes Jing and Blood, fills the Marrow and nourishes Liver and Kidney Yin.
With Dang Gui, for Blood Deficiency marked by dizziness, palpitations, insomnia and menstrual dysfunction.
With Ren Shen, for Qi, Blood and Yin Deficiency.
Cx. Phellodendri Huang Bai 3-12g Drains Damp-Heat especially from the Lower Jiao and drains Kidney Deficiency Fire.
Fr. Schisandrae Wu Wei Zi 1.5-9g Tonifies the Kidneys and astringes Jing.
With Ren Shen and Mai Men Dong, for exhaustion of Qi and Yin with shortness of breath, coughing and thirst and spontaneous night sweats with Qi Deficiency.
  • Tonifies the Kidneys
  • Boosts Jing
  • Tonifies Qi
  • Nourishes the Blood
  • Kidney Yin Deficiency with Jing and Blood Deficiency
  • Long-term infertility
  • Early menstruation
  • Possibly a history of late menarche
  • Irregular periods
  • Infrequent menstruation
  • Decreased menses with light colored Blood and no blood clots
  • Period either scanty or heavy
  • Prolonged menstrual cycle
  • Amenorrhea
  • Loss of libido
  • Emaciation
  • Dizziness
  • Night sweating
  • Blurred vision
  • Palpitations
  • Insomnia
  • Tinnitus
  • Hearing loss
  • A weak lower body
  • Five sole Heat or
  • Low-grade fever in the afternoon
  • Back soreness
  • Aches and weakness in the waist and legs
  • Dry mouth
  • Dry bowl movements
  • Dry vagina
  • Cold limbs
  • A dusky complexion
  • Dull-pale complexion
  • Dry skin
  • Dry hair
  • Poor memory
  • Paleness
  • Fatigue
  • Scanty periods
  • Dizziness
  • Tinnitus
  • Low back and knees weak and aching
  • Hair loss
  • Graying or whitening of the hair
  • Weak sexual function
  • Atrophy and weakness of the feet with difficulty walking
  • Brittle bones
  • Gradual deterioration of the hearing
  • T: Red or Pale red
  • C: Little or None
  • P: Thready and rapid or Floating and Empty or Weak