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Pharmaceutical Latin
Pin Yin
Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata Shu Di Huang 9-30g Nourishes Yin, Jing and Blood.
With Shan Zhu Yu, nourishes Kidney Yin and secures Jing, while restraining urination and sweating.
Rx. Ophiopogonis Mai Men Dong 6-15g Moistens the Lung, nourishes Stomach Yin, generates Fluids, clears the Heart, eliminates irritability, moistens Intestines and resolves Phlegm.
Hb. Cistanches Rou Cong Rong 9-21g Tonifies the Kidneys, strengthens Yang and benefits Jing and marrow.
Rx. Morindae Ba Ji Tian 6-15g Tonifies the Kidneys, strengthens Yang, strengthens sinews and bones, disperses Wind and expels Cold-Damp.
Fr. Corni Shan Zhu Yu 3-12g Stabilizes the Kidneys, astringes Jing, nourishes Liver and Kidney Yin and tonifies Kidney Yang.
With Wu Wei Zi, for spermatorrhea, abnormal sweating, palpitations and shortness of breath due to Yin and Yang Deficiencies of the Liver and Kidneys.
Fr. Schisandrae Wu Wei Zi 6-9g Tonifies Qi, nourishes Kidney Yin, astringes Jing, tonifies the Heart and calms the Spirit.
Rx. Polygalae Yuan Zhi 3-9g Calms the Spirit, sedates the Heart, expels Phlegm, opens the Orifices and clears the channel joining the Heart and Kidneys.
Rz. Acori Tatarinowii Shi Chang Pu 3-10g Harmonizes the Middle Jiao, transforms turbid Dampness, opens the Orifices, vaporizes Phlegm, disperses Wind, calms the Spirit, and alleviates Wind-Damp Bi.
With Yuan Zhi, calms the Spirit and open orifices
Fol. Eriobotryae Pi Pa Ye 4-15g Descends Lung Qi, transforms Phlegm, clears Lung Heat, harmonizes the Stomach, descends Stomach Qi and clears Stomach Heat.
  • Nourishes and Astringes Jing and Yin
  • Tonifies Yang
  • Jing Insufficiency
  • Yin Deficiency
  • Yang Deficiency
  • Kidney Yang Deficiency
  • Feeling chilled
  • Withdrawn, subdued behavior
  • Aversion to Cold
  • Tinnitus
  • Cold limbs
  • Impotence
  • Spermatorrhea,
  • Premature ejaculation
  • General debility
  • Pale face
  • Low libido
  • Urinary frequency with abundant, clear urine
  • Female infertility ("uterus cold and infertile")
  • Oliguria with edema
  • Maybe nocturia
  • Maybe anorexia
  • Lassitude
  • Dizziness
  • Maybe chronic diarrhea or "cock crow" diarrhea
  • Maybe loose stools
  • In adults:
    Hair loss
    Graying or whitening of hair
    Weak sexual function
    Atrophy and weakness of feet with difficulty walking
    Poor memory
    Senility (premature or mature)
    Brittle bones
    Gradual deterioration of hearing
  • In children:
    Retardation in mental and/or physical development
    Failure to thrive
    Late or incomplete closing of fontanel
    Poor bone development,
    Brittle bones
  • T: Pale and swollen
  • C: Thin and white
  • P: Deep and thready - maybe slow