160 essential Chinese ready-made medicines by Bob Flaws

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Irregular menstruation, uterine bleeding, abnormal vaginal discharge, breast distention, premenstrual tension, climacteric disorders, chronic hepatitis, pleurisy, chronic gastritis, peptic ulcer, neurosis, anemia, insomnia, optic nerve atrophy, central retinitis, and neurasthenia Main signs & symptoms: Rib-side pain, headache, dizziness, a dry mouth and throat, fatigue, lack of strength of the four limbs, lassitude of the spirit, cold hands due to stress but which tend to get warmer on relaxation, irritability, reduced appetite, menstrual irregularity, breast distention, a pale red tongue, and a bowstring, fine, vacuous pulse Dosage: 8 pills three times per day Formula explanation: In this formula, Bupleurum courses the liver and resolves depression.

These are the assistant medicinals. Comments: Once constipation has been relieved, the use of these pills should be stopped since it is not good to take Rhubarb habitually. Tao Ren Wan (Persica Pills). Semen Pruni Persicae (Tao Ren) Semen Cannabis Sativae (Huo Ma Ren) < previous page page_35 If you like this book, buy it! next page > < previous page page_36 next page > Page 36 Radix Peucedani (Qian Hu) Radix Angelicae Sinensis (Dang Gui) Radix Et Rhizoma Rhei (Da Huang) Functions: Moistens the intestines and frees the flow of the stools Indications: Habitual constipation due to fluid dryness in the elderly or those with a vacuous body Main signs & symptoms: Dry, bound stools, dry skin, pale nails, pale lips, pallor on the undersides of the eyelids, possible signs and symptoms of blood stasis, such as varicose veins, spider nevi, and small hemangiomas, a pale tongue, and a fine, bowstring, possibly choppy pulse Dosage: 4 pills three times per day Formula explanation: Like the preceding medicine, this formula also treats chronic constipation.

However, when used as a ready-made pill without modifying additions and subtractions, this formulas scope of use is not as great as when prescribed as an individually tailored, bulk-dispensed decoction. Xiao Qing Long Wan (Minor Blue Dragon Pills) Radix Ephedrae (Ma Huang) Radix Albus Paeoniae Lactiflorae (Bai Shao) Herba Asari Cum Radice (Xi Xin) Ramulus Cinnamomi Cassiae (Gui Zhi) Rhizoma Pinelliae Ternatae (Ban Xia) Radix Glycyrrhizae (Gan Cao) dry Rhizoma Zingiberis (Gan Jiang) Fructus Schisandrae Chinensis (Wu Wei Zi) Functions: Resolves the exterior and washes away rheum, stops cough and levels panting Indications: Wind cold lodged in the exterior, water rheum collecting internally Main signs & symptoms: Aversion to cold and emission of heat, no sweating, panting and coughing, profuse, thin phlegm, possible phlegm rheum coughing and panting, inability to lie down flat, possible generalized bodily aching and heaviness, puffy swelling of the face and four limbs, glossy, white tongue fur, and a floating pulse Dosage: 8 pills three times per day Formula explanation: In this formula, Ephedra and Cinnamon Twigs are the sovereign ingredients.

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