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Dà Bǔ Yīn Wán (Great Tonify the Yin Pill)


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Sub-Category:

  • Formulas that Tonify the Qi

Pattern:

  • Ascending Fire due to Liver and Kidney Deficiency

Indications:

  • Steaming Bone Syndrome with afternoon tidal fever, spontaneous sweating, and night sweating.

Possible Tongue Appearance:

  • Red tongue with little coat

Possible Pulse Patterns:

  • Rapid and forceful, especially in the rear position.

Cautions, Contraindications, Herb Drug Interactions:

  • This section is being researched, and is not completed.

Preparation Notes:

  • Decoction.

Originally Appeared In:

  • Teachings of Dan Xi (Dan Xi Xin Fa)

Combined Channels of all herbs in this formula:

  • Heart, Kidneys, Liver, Bladder, Lungs, Stomach

Substances in this Formula (4 Total):


Shu Di Huang (Processed Radix Rehmanniae)
Shu Di Huang (Chinese Foxglove Root, Steamed with Water or Alcohol, Rehmannia) 熟地黄
Qty: 18-22.5 grams
Chan: LIV, KI, (HT)
Prop: Sweet, Slightly Warm
Latin: Processed Radix Rehmanniae
Cat: Herbs that Tonify Blood
Gui Ban (Plastrum Testudinis)
Gui Ban (Fresh Water Turtle Shell, Testudinis) 龟板
Qty: 18-22.5 grams (deep-fried)
Chan: HT, KI, LIV
Prop: Salty, Sweet, Cold
Latin: Plastrum Testudinis
Cat: Herbs that Tonify Yin
Huang Bai (Cortex Phellodendri)
Huang Bai (Phellodendron or Amur Cork tree Bark) 黄柏
Qty: 12-15 grams (dry-fried)
Chan: KI, BL
Prop: Bitter, Cold
Latin: Cortex Phellodendri
Cat: Herbs that Clear Heat and Dry Dampness
Zhi Mu (Rhizoma Anemarrhenae Aspheloidis)
Zhi Mu (Anemarrhena Rhizome) 知母
Qty: 12-15 grams (wine-fried)
Chan: LU, ST, KI
Prop: Bitter, Cold
Latin: Rhizoma Anemarrhenae Aspheloidis
Cat: Herbs that Drain Fire
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