English: Relieve Depression Powder
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Pharmaceutical Latin
Pin Yin
Per. Citri Reticulatae Chen Pi 3-9g Regulates and descends Qi, adjusts the Middle, relieves the diaphragm, dries Dampness and transforms Phlegm.
Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum Zhi Ban Xia 3-15g Dries Dampness, transforms Phlegm, descends Rebellious Qi and reduces Stagnation.
With Chen Pi, for epigastric and abdominal distention or pain due to disharmony of the Stomach Qi and a productive cough and a stifling sensation in the chest due to Phlegm-Damp Obstruction or Spleen Qi Deficiency.
Fr. Aurantii Zhi Ke 3-10g Promotes the movement of Qi, reduces distention and pressure and removes stagnated food.
Caulis Bambusae in Taeniam Zhu Ru 5-10g Clears Heat, cools the Blood and transforms Hot Phlegm.
With Zhi Ban Xia and Zhi Ke, for insomnia, palpitations and irritability due to Phlegm Heat.
Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi 3-12g Clears Heat, reduces Fire, eliminates irritability, resolves Dampness, cools the Blood and relieves toxicity.
Flos Carthami Hong Hua 3-10g Activates the Blood, dispels Blood Stasis, opens the channels, unblocks menstruation and alleviates pain.
Rz. Cyperi Xiang Fu   Spreads and regulates Liver Qi.
With Cang Zhu, for indigestion, pain and distention in the flanks and abdomen, nausea, vomiting, and acid regurgitation.
Rz. Acori Tatarinowii Shi Chang Pu 1.5-10g Opens the Orifices, vaporizes Phlegm, removes filth, calms the Spirit, transforms turbid Dampness, harmonizes the Middle Jiao, awakens the Spleen and promotes the movement of Qi and Blood flow.
Fr. Crataegi Shan Zha 8-16g Reduces and guides out Food Stagnation, transforms accumulations Transforms Blood Stasis and activates Blood circulation.
With Zhi Ke, for epigastric and abdominal distention.
Rz. Atractylodis Cang Zhu 3-10g Strongly dries Dampness, tonifies the Spleen and clears Dampness from the Lower Jiao.
With Shan Zha, for Food Stagnation.
Fr. Amomi Sha Ren 1.5-7g Promotes the movement of Qi, aromatically transforms Dampness, strengthens the Spleen, stops vomiting and warms the Middle.
With Chen Pi, for Dampness obstructing the Spleen's transforming and transporting functions with reduced intake of food and diarrhea and belching, nausea and a stifling sensation in the epigastrium due to Disharmony of the Stomach Qi.
Styrax Su He Xiang 0.3-3g Opens the Orifices, penetrates turbidity, opens up Stagnation, clears away filth and relieves pain.
Borax Peng Sha 1.5-6g Relieves toxicity, clears Heat, dries Dampness and dissolves Phlegm.
  • Regulates Qi
  • Invigorates the Blood
  • Clears Heat
  • Relieves toxicity
  • Cools the Blood
  • Transforms Phlegm
  • Relieves Food Stagnation
  • Opens the Orifices
  • Qi, Blood, Food and Phlegm Stagnation
  • Depression
  • Melancholy
  • Anxiety
  • Obsession
  • Irritability
  • Pain that is fixed, stabbing and/or severe or
  • Pains that move around
  • Distention
  • Pan is worse with pressure
  • Dark complexion
  • Fixed, palpable masses
  • Bleeding with clots
  • Sore throat
  • Constipation
  • Dry stools
  • Mania
  • Shortness of breath
  • Dyspnea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Chest and/or epigastric fullness
  • Pain in the ribs
  • Distention and pain in the sides or flanks
  • Suffocating sensation in the chest
  • Tendency to sigh
  • Inappropriate anger
  • Irregular menses
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Breast distention and pain before and during menses
  • Epigastric fullness, distention and pain with dislike of pressure
  • Belching with rotten food smell
  • Acid regurgitation
  • Detests food or
  • Vomits after eating
  • Distention is reduced after vomiting
  • Unformed stools or
  • Knotted constipation
  • Purple lips
  • Purple nails
  • Dry skin
  • Blue, dark or purplish discoloration of skin in small or large areas
  • Varicose and spider veins
  • Cold hands and feet
  • Tendency to hemorrhage dark blood or clots
  • T: Pink or Purple, possible purple or red spots or Thick
  • C: White or Greasy and white or Greasy and yellow
  • P:Wiry or Choppy or Wiry and choppy or Slippery