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List of conditions treatable by Chinese Medicine &
Shao Yao Tang - Su Wen bing Ji
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(todays dosages and herbs)
Bai Shao Yao (radix paeoniae
lactiflorae)…15-20g* [regulate Blood and Ying]
Dang Gui (radix angelicae sinensis)…6-9g** [regulate Blood and
Gan Cao (radix glycyrrhizae uralensis)…4.5g** [moderates spasm]
Mu Xiang (radix aucklandiae
lappae)…4.5g** [move Qi]
Bing Lang (semen arecae
catechu)…4.5g** [move Qi]
Huang Lian (rhizoma coptidis)…6-9g*** [clear Damp & Heat]
Huang Qin (radix scutellariae)…9-12g*** [clear Damp & Heat]
Da Huang (radix and rhizoma rhei)…6-9g*** [purge Heat]
Rou Gui (cortex cinnamomi cassiae)…1.5-3g*** [move Blood, oppose cold bitter of other herbs]
Indications: Damp-heat in the
intestines causing stagnation. Quite
often may be food poisoning or epidemic febrile disease that produces
stagnation leading to diarrhea, pain, and tenesmus (always wanting to go to
defecate but not producing significant amounts of stool). This can cause difficulty with bowel
movements, pus and blood in the stool, burning anus (ring of fire), Damp-Heat
in the low Jiao causes scanty dark urine.
T- greasy yellow coat, P- rapid (soft or
The primary action of this Chinese herbal
formula is to regulate the Qi and Blood to treat the above pattern.
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