|English:||Modified Nourish the Heart Decoction|
|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Astragali||Huang Qi||15g||Tonifies Qi and Blood,
strengthens the Spleen and raises the Yang Qi of the Spleen
With Dang Shen, for Qi Deficiency with general debility, anorexia, fatigue, tired extremities and spontaneous sweat.
|Rx. Codonopsis||Dang Shen||12g||Tonifies the Middle Jiao,
augments Qi, tonifies the Lungs, restores
the constitution, assists herbs that release the exterior or drain
downward when there is significant Qi Deficiency, Nourishes
Blood and promotes the generation of Body fluids.
With Dang Gui and Shu Di Huang, for Qi and Blood Deficiency with dizziness, weakness and lassitude.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||9g||Tonifies the Spleen, augments Qi and moderates
and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.
With Dang Shen, for palpitations due to Heart Qi Deficiency and anorexia, fatigue and loose stools due to Spleen Deficiency.
|Poria Pararadicis||Fu Shen||9g||Quiets the Heart, calms the Spirit and soothes the nerves.|
|Poria||Fu Ling||9g||Promotes urination, leaches out Dampness, strengthens the Spleen, quiets the Heart, calms the Spirit and soothes the nerves.
With Gui Zhi, warms and transforms fluids, unblocks Yang and promotes urination.
With Suan Zao Ren, Yuan Zhi and Wu Wei Zi, for palpitations and insomnia.
|Ram. Cinnamomi||Gui Zhi||9g||Warms the channels and collaterals to relieve pain, unblocks Yang,
transforms Qi and thin mucus, assists Heart Yang and warms and facilitates the flow of Yang Qi in the chest.
With Chuan Xiong, expels Wind-Dampness, warms the channels and collaterals, facilitates joint movement and relieves the discomfort of painful obstruction.
with Fu Ling, for palpitations and dyspnea due to Heart Yang Deficiency.
|Fr. Schisandrae||Wu Wei Zi||9g||Tonifies Qi, quiets the
Spirit and calms and contains Heart Qi.
With Huang Qi, for Yang Deficiency with spontaneous sweat.
|Rx. Angelicae Sinensis||Dang Gui||5g||Tonifies Blood, regulates
the menses, Invigorates and harmonizes the Blood, disperses
Cold and stops pain due to Blood Stasis.
With Huang Qi, for Qi and Blood Deficiency.
With Chuan Xiong, harmonizes, nourishes and invigorates the Blood and disperses Blood Stasis.
|Rz. Chuanxiong||Chuan Xiong||5g||Invigorates the Blood and promotes the movement of Qi.|
|Rx. Polygalae||Yuan Zhi||5g||Calms the Spirit and sedates the
Heart and clears the channel
joining the Heart and Kidney.
With Suan Zao Ren, balances the contrasting, introverted and dispersing, extroverted manifestations of Spirit to ensure the proper balance of openness and sobriety.
|Sm. Zizyphi Spinosae||Suan Zao Ren||5g||Nourishes Heart Yin, tonifies Liver Blood, calms the Spirit, astringes sweat and generates fluids.|
- Nourishes the Heart
- Calms the Shen
- Heart Qi Deficiency
|For marked Qi Deficiency:||For Blood Deficiency:|
|+ 12g Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae||Bai Zhu||+ 9g Sm. Platycladi||Bai Zi Ren|
|+ 15g Caulis Spatholobi||Ji Xue Teng|
|- Rx. Codonopsis||Dang Shen||For severe sweating:|
|+ 6g Rx. Ginseng||Ren Shen||+ 18g Fr. Tritici Levis||Fu Xiao Mai|
|For abdominal distention and reduced food intake:||+ 15g Raw Fossilia Ossis Mastodi||Sheng Long Gu|
|+ 9g. Per. Citri Reticulatae||Chen Pi||+ 15g Raw Concha Ostreae||Sheng Mu Li|
|+ 6g Fr. Amomi||Sha Ren||For Heart Yang Deficiency:|
|9g Rx. Aconiti Lateralis Preparata||Zhi Fu Zi|
|+ 15g Bul. Allii||Xie Bai|