|Also Known As:|
|Sm. Cuscutae||Tu Si Zi||6-18g||Strengthens Yang, nourishes Yin, astringes Jing and urine benefits the marrow and benefits the Kidneys and Spleen.|
|Hb. Epimedii||Yin Yang Huo||3-15g||Tonifies the Kidneys and strengthens Yang and increases the libido.|
|Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata||Shu Di Huang||9-30g||Nourishes Liver and Kidney Yin, nourishes Jing and Blood and fills the Marrow.|
|Fr. Corni||Shan Zhu Yu||6-12g||Stabilizes the Kidneys, astringes Jing and
Body Fluids, tonifies Liver and Kidney Yin, strengthens
Kidney Yang, stabilizes the menses and
With Shu Di Huang, nourishes Kidney Yin and secures Jing.
|Ram. Cinnamomi||Gui Zhi||9-15g||Warms the channels and collaterals to relieve pain, unblocks Yan, transforms Qi and thin mucus, warms and facilitates the flow of Qi through the channels and collaterals and Blood through the vessels, warms the Middle and directs Turbid Yin downward.|
|Poria||Fu Ling||9-18g||Promotes urination, leaches
out Damp-ness, strengthens the
Spleen, harmonizes the Middle Jiao and
With Gui Zhi, warms and transforms fluids, unblocks Yang and promotes urination.
With Zhi Ban Xia, treats Phlegm, thin mucus and turbid Dampness.
|Rx. Codonopsis||Dang Shen||6-14g||Tonifies the Middle Jiao and augments Qi.
With Fu Ling, for Spleen and Stomach Deficiency with fatigue, a sensation of fullness in the abdomen, dizziness, lethargy, shortness of breath, anorexia and loose stools or diarrhea.
|Rz. Atractylodis||Cang Zhu||3-10g|| Strongly dries Dampness, tonifies
the Spleen and clears Dampness
from the Lower Jiao.
With Xiang Fu, for chest, epigastric and abdominal pain, distention and discomfort due to Dampness and Qi Obstruction.
With Shan Zha, for Food Stagnation.
|Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum||Zhi Ban Xia||3-14g|| Dries Dampness and transforms
With Zhe Bei Mu, for scrofula or Phlegm-Dampness induced cough.
|Rz. Cyperi||Xiang Fu||6-14g|| Spreads and regulates Liver Qi, regulates
menstruation and alleviates pain.
With Cang Zhu, for indigestion, pain and distention in the flanks and abdomen, nausea, vomiting, and acid regurgitation.
|Spina Gleditsiae||Zao Jiao Ci||3-10g||Draws out toxicity, discharges pus, invigorates the Blood and reduces swelling.|
|Rx. Fritillariae Thunbergii||Zhe Bei Mu||3-12g||Clears Heat and transforms Phlegm.|
|Fr. Crataegi||Shan Zha||8-16g||Reduces and guides out Food Stagnation, transforms accumulations, transforms Blood Stasis, invigorates Blood circulation and dissipates clumps.|
- Warms up Kidney Yang
- Strengthens Spleen Qi
- Removes Dampness
- Resolves Phlegm
- Spleen Qi and Kidney Yang Deficiency with Phlegm-Damp