|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Codonopsis||Dang Shen||30g||Tonifies the Middle Jiao, augments Qi, restores the constitution and assists herbs that release the exterior or drain downward when there is significant Qi Deficiency.
With Bai Zhu, for Spleen Qi Deficiency with anorexia, loose stools and vomiting.
with Dang Gui and Shu Di Huang, for Qi and Blood Deficiency with dizziness, weakness and lassitude.
With Huang Qi, for Lung and Spleen Qi Deficiency with fatigue, shortness of breath, diarrhea and anorexia.
|Rx. Astragali||Huang Qi||30g||Tonifies Qi and Blood, strengthens the Spleen, tonifies Wei Qi, stabilizes the Exterior, tonifies the Lungs and relieves numbness and pain.
With Bai Zhu, for Spleen Qi Deficiency with weakness, lassitude and loose stools.
With Dang Gui, for Qi and Blood Deficiency with chronic non-healing sores, numbness, painful obstruction and paresthesia.
With Fang Feng and Bai Zhu, for Wei Qi Deficiency with spontaneous sweating.
|Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata||Shu Di Huang||30g|| Nourishes Jing and Blood and fills the Marrow.
With Dang Gui, for Blood Deficiency marked by dizziness, palpitations, insomnia and menstrual dysfunction.
|Rx. Gentianae Macrophyllae||Qin Jiao||15g||Expels Wind-Dampness, opens the channels and soothes the sinews and collaterals.|
|Rx. Saposhnikoviae||Fang Feng||15g||Releases the Exterior,
External Wind, expels Wind-Dampness and alleviates pain.
With Huang Qi, prevents Wind from entering the skin.
With Qin Jiao, for Wind-Damp Bi with spasms of the tendons or numbness of the limbs and pain due to Wind-Dampness in patients with Blood Deficiency.
|Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae||Bai Zhu||15g||Tonifies the Spleen, augments Qi, dries Dampness, stabilizes the Exterior and stops sweating.|
|Rx. Angelicae Sinensis||Dang Gui||15g||Invigorates and harmonizes the Blood,
disperses Cold and stops pain due to Blood Stasis.
With Qin Jiao, for Wind-Damp Bi.
With Zhi Gan Cao, moderates spasms.
With Xiang Fu, tonifies the Blood and moves Qi.
|Per. Citri Reticulatae||Chen Pi||9g||Regulates Qi, adjusts the Middle and dries Dampness.
With Bai Zhu and Fang Feng, for borborygmus, abdominal pain and diarrhea due to Liver Attacking the Spleen.
With Bai Zhu, for anorexia and other symptoms of Damp Obstruction due to Spleen Deficiency.
|Rx. Curcumae||Yu Jin||9g||Invigorates the Blood, dispels
Blood Stasis, regulates Qi flow, speeds
healing of chronic sores and alleviates
With Chai Hu, for Liver Qi and Blood Stagnation with flank pain and distention, dysmenorrhea and irregular menstruation.
|Flos Carthami||Hong Hua||9g||Invigorates the Blood, dispels Blood Stasis, opens the channels and alleviates pain.|
|Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae||Dan Shen||9g||Invigorates the Blood and dispels Blood Stasis.|
|Ram. Cinnamomi||Gui Zhi||9g||Releases the Exterior, assists Yang, adjusts the Ying and Wei, releases the muscle layer, warms the channels and collaterals to relieve pain and warms and facilitates the flow of Qi through the channels and collaterals and Blood through the vessels.
With Zhi Gan Cao, for palpitations and shortness of breath due to injured Yang of the chest.
With Dan Shen, for palpitations and chest pain due to Heart Yang Deficiency and subsequent painful obstruction due to Blood Stasis blocking the channels.
|Rz. Cyperi||Xiang Fu||9g|| Spreads and regulates Liver Qi and alleviates pain.
With Chai Hu, for Qi Stagnation and menstrual irregularity.
|Caulis Spatholobi||Ji Xue Teng||9g||Invigorates and tonifies the Blood, activates the channels and relaxes the sinews.|
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata||Zhi Gan Cao||9g|| Tonifies
the Spleen, augments Qi, moderates spasms, alleviates pain, moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs and guides the herbs to all twelve channels.
With Dang Shen, for anorexia, fatigue and loose stools due to Spleen Deficiency and palpitations due to Heart Qi Deficiency.
|Rx. Bupleuri||Chai Hu||6g||Spreads Liver Qi and relieves Stagnation.|
- Dispels Wind
- Scatters Cold
- Strengthens the Spleen
- Tonifies Qi
- Transforms Stasis
- Unblocks the channels
- Wind-Cold with Qi Deficiency and Qi and Blood Stagnation
|For flesh and muscular soreness and pain, mainly in the upper body:||For flesh and muscular soreness and pain, mainly in the lower body:|
|+ 30g Flos Lonicerae||Jin Yin Hua||+ 9g Rx. Achyranthis Bidentatae||Niu Xi|
|+ 9g Rz. Curcumae Longae||Jiang Huang|
|+ 9g Rx. Aconiti Preparata||Zhi Fu Zi|
For a lack of soreness and pain:
|- Rx. Gentianae Macrophyllae||Qin Jiao||For flesh and muscular soreness and pain spread throughout the body:|
|- Rx. Saposhnikoviae||Fang Feng||+ 9g Hb. Ephedrae||Ma Huang|
|+ 9g Colla Cervi Cornus||Lu Jiao Jiao|