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Pin Yin
Cx. Cinnamomi Rou Gui 5-15g Warms the Kidneys, strengthens Yang, strengthens the Ming Men and disperses Cold.
With Zhi Fu Zi, powerfully tonifies Kidney Yang, for Kidney Yang Deficiency with lower back pain and weakness in the legs and knees.
Rx. Aconiti Lateralis Preparata Zhi Fu Zi 3-15g Tonifies Kidney Yang, warms the Ming Men, disperses Cold and dispels Dampness.
With Rou Gui and Shu Di Huang, for Kidney Yang Deficiency with diminishing of Ming Men Fire.
With Ren Shen, for severe Deficiency of Source Qi and Collapse of Yang with cold extremities, sweating, weak breathing, dizziness, and an extremely pale complexion.
With Bai Zhu, for Spleen Yang Deficiency with a Cold, painful abdomen, vomiting and watery diarrhea.
With Huang Qi, for spontaneous sweat and chills due to Yang Deficiency.
Rz. Polygonati Huang Jing 6-30g Tonifies Spleen Qi, nurtures Stomach Yin, tonifies the Kidneys and strengthens Jing.
Rx. Astragali Huang Qi 9-30g Tonifies Qi and Blood, strengthens the Spleen, raises the Yang Qi of the Spleen and Stomach, promotes urination and reduces edema.
With Ren Shen, for Qi Deficiency with general debility, anorexia, fatigue, tired extremities and spontaneous sweat.
With Bai Zhu, for Spleen Qi Deficiency with weakness, lassitude and loose stools.
Rx. Ginseng Ren Shen 1-9g Powerfully tonifies Yuan Qi and tonifies Spleen and Stomach Qi.
With Bai Zhu, tonifies the transformation and transportation functions of the Spleen.
Rz. Atractylodis Cang Zhu 3-10g Strongly dries Dampness, tonifies the Spleen and clears Dampness from the Lower Jiao.
Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae Bai Zhu 3-15g Tonifies the Spleen, augments Qi, dries Dampness and promotes water metabolism.
With Cang Zhu, for Damp Cold Painful Obstruction.
With Zhu Ling and Ze Xie, for edema due to Internal Dampness.
Sm. Coicis Yi Yi Ren 9-30g Strengthens the Spleen and resolves Dampness.
Rz. Imperatae Bai Mao Gen 9-30g Clears Heat and promotes urination.
With Huang Qi, for Qi Deficiency edema.
Rx. Cyathulae Chuan Niu Xi 15g Promotes urination, tonifies the Kidneys and Liver and treats dysuria.
Rz. Alismatis Ze Xie 30g Promotes urination and prevents Kidney Fire as a result of tonification.
With Bai Zhu, for Spleen Deficiency leading to accumulation of Dampness.
Polyporus Zhu Ling 5-18g Promotes urination and leaches out Dampness.
With Ze Xie, drains Damp, unblocks and drains urinary pathways and drains Heat from the Bladder.
Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen 3-15g Invigorates the Blood and dispels Blood Stasis.
Sm. Plantaginis Che Qian Zi 30g Promotes urination.
With Ze Xie, for Lin Syndrome, edema and distention.
With Chuan Niu Xi, for Kidney Deficiency edema.
  • Warms and tonifies the Kidneys
  • Strengthens Yang
  • Tonifies Qi and Blood
  • Promotes urination
  • Dispels Dampness
  • Oliguria due to Qi, Blood and Yang Deficiency
  • Fatigue
  • Loose stools
  • Poor appetite
  • Dizziness
  • Pale face
  • Weak voice
  • Reluctance to speak
  • Sweating with little or no exertion
  • Insomnia
  • Dry skin
  • Dry hair
  • Poor memory
  • Scanty periods
  • Chills
  • Cold limbs
  • Inability to get warm
  • Profuse clear urine
  • Spontaneous sweating
  • Lassitude
  • T: Pale or Pale, thin and dry
  • C: Thin and white
  • P: Weak or Thin and choppy or Slow, deep and weak