|English:||Nourish the Blood, Disperse Wind and Dry Dampness Formula|
|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Rehmanniae Preparata||Shu Di Huang||25g||Nourishes Liver and Kidney Yin, nourishes Jing and Blood and fills the Marrow.
With Dang Gui, for Blood Deficiency marked by dizziness, palpitations, insomnia and menstrual dysfunction.
|Cx. Dictamni||Bai Xian Pi||25g||Clears Heat, resolves Fire-toxicity, expels Wind, dries Dampness, clears Damp-Heat and stops itching.|
|Fr. Forsythiae||Lian Qiao||25g||Clears Heat, especially in the Upper Jiao, and relieves toxicity|
|Rx. Angelicae Sinensis||Dang Gui||15g||Tonifies, invigorates and harmonizes the Blood and alleviates pain.
With Shu Di Huang, for Heat symptoms due to Yin Deficiency and Devastated Blood.
With Chuan Xiong, harmonizes, nourishes and invigorates the Blood and disperses Blood Stasis.
|Rx. Paeoniae Rubra||Chi Shao||15g||Invigorates the Blood, dispels Blood Stasis, relieves pain, clears Heat, cools the Blood and clears Liver Fire.
With Chuan Xiong and Dang Gui, for abscesses, boils and trauma induced pain.
|Periostracum Cicadae||Chan Tui||15g||Disperses Wind, clears Heat, vents rashes, relieves itching, stops spasms and extinguishes Liver Wind.|
|Cx. Phellodendri||Huang Bai||15g||Drains Damp-Heat especially from the Lower Jiao, drains Fire and relieves Fire toxicity.
With Cang Zhu, regulates painful obstruction in the legs and knees for Lower Jiao Damp-Heat with pain, swelling and weakness in the lower limbs.
|Rz. Atractylodis||Cang Zhu||15g||Strongly dries Dampness, tonifies the Spleen, induces sweating, expels Wind-Dampness and clears Dampness from the Lower Jiao.
With Huang Bai, for pain, swelling, and weakness of the lower extremities or skin lesions due to Wind-Dampness.
|Fr. Tribuli||Bai Ji Li||15g||Calms the Liver, anchors Yang, dredges Liver Qi, disperses Stagnation and clumping, dispels Wind-Heat, stops itching and extinguishes Liver Wind.|
|Rx. Polygoni Multiflori||He Shou Wu||15g||Tonifies the Liver and Kidneys, nourishes the Blood and expels Wind from the skin by nourishing the Blood.|
|Rz. Chuanxiong||Chuan Xiong||9g||Invigorates the Blood,d promotes the movement of Qi, expels Wind and alleviates pain.
With Dang Gui, for Wind-Damp Invasion blocking the Blood vessels causing pain, numbness and paralysis.
|Bombyx Batryticatus||Jiang Can||9g||Extinguishes Wind, stops spasms and convulsions, dispels Wind, disperses Wind-Heat and stops itching and pain.|
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||9g||Tonifies the Spleen, augments Qi, moderates spasms, alleviates pain, clears Heat and relieves Fire toxicity.|
- Disperses Wind
- Clears Heat
- Dries Dampness
- Nourishes and invigorates the Blood
- Wind-Damp-Heat Damaging the Blood
|With Blood Deficiency:||For severe itching:|
|+ 9g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae||Dan Shen||+ 9g Zaocys||Wu Shao She|
|+ 9g Rx. Cynanchi Paniculati||Xu Chang Qing|
|+ 20g Caulis Spatholobi||Ji Xue Teng|
|For hot, swollen, painful joints:|
|+ 12g Caulis Lonicerae||Ren Dong Teng|
|+ 12g Caulis Sargentodoxae||Hong Teng|
|+ 12 Cx. Erythrinae||Hai Tong Pi|