Formulas that Promote Urination and Leach out Dampness
Wind Damp Cold Bi with Liver and Kidney Deficiency
Dispels Wind, Cold, and Damp
Relieves painful obstruction.
Supplements Qi and Blood.
Tonifies the Liver and Kidney.
Chronic joint pain or joint deformities Pain and heaviness in the lower back and lower extremities, accompanied by stiffness and weakness in the joints. Numbness in the limbs. Attraction to warmth with an intolerance of cold.
Palpitations and shortness of breath.
Possible Tongue Appearance:
Pale tongue with white coat
Possible Pulse Patterns:
Weak, thin, and slow pulse
Chronic Rheumatic Arthritis
Chronic Lower Back Pain
Sequelae of Poliomyelitis
Cautions, Contraindications, Herb Drug Interactions:
Do not use in cases of heat Bi, acute arthritis, or Yin deficiency
Decoction. The modern dosage of Sang Ji Sheng is 15-30 grams, but Xu Duan is often substituted for this herb. Dang Shen usually replaces Ren Shen, increasing the dosage by 2 times.
Originally Appeared In:
Thousand Ducat Formulas (Qian Jin Yao Fang)
Combined Channels of all herbs in this formula:
Bladder, Kidneys, Lungs, Spleen, Liver, Stomach, Gall Bladder, Heart, Pericardium
There are 15 Substances in this Chinese Medicne
Du Huo (Pubescent Angelica Root) Quantity = 9 grams
Bitter, Spicy, Warm
Radix Angelicae Pubescentis
Self Reliant Existence
Xi Xin (Chinese Wild Ginger, Asarum) Quantity = 6 grams
Fu Ling (Sclerotium of Tuckahoe, China Root, Poria, Hoelen) Quantity = 6 grams
HT, SP, LU
Sweet, Bland, Neutral
Scierotium Poriae Cocos
Yun Ling, Bai Fu Ling, Fang Ling Kuai
Zhi Gan Cao (Honey Fried Licorice Root) Quantity = 6 grams
All 12 Channels
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