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1

What are the ingredients of Da Bu Yin Wan?

Shu di huang - enrich and tonify LIV and KID
gui ban - nourish yin, weigh down yang, push into bones
huang bai - quell KID fire
zhi mu - clear heat, enrich LU, generate fluid

2

What is the diagnosis for Da Bu Yin Wan?

upward rising of fire due to LIV and KID deficiency

3

what is the tongue/pulse for Da Bu Yin Wan?

t: red w/little coat
p: rapid and forceful at rear position

4

what formula would you use for upward rising of fire due to LIV and KID deficiency?

da bu yin wan

5

what formula is good for steaming bone?

da bu yin wan

6

how does da bu yin wan work?

focuses more on causing the fire from deficiency to descend and less on tonifying

7

what category is Yi Guan Jian?

Tonify yin

8

What are the ingredients for Yi Guan Jian? 

gou qi zi - soften LIV by nourishing blood and KID yin
dang gui - nourish blood and move bld to create easy mvmt in LIV
sheng di huang - enrich fluids, soften LIV
sha shen - enrich + nourish yin fluids in LU and ST, lower source of yin
mai men dong - "
chuan lian zi - opens up source of qi, chest and cools

9

what is the diagnosis for Yi Guan Jian?

LIV and KID yin xu w/concurrent qi stag

10

what formula do you use for concurrent qi stag with LIV and KID yin xu?

yi guan jian

11

what formula would you use for someone who has been dealing with LIV qi stag for a long time and now has yin xu?

yi guan jian

12

for heat sitting in chest, formula nourishes UJ/LJ source of yin

yi guan jian

13

What category is Er Zhi Wan?

tonify yin

14

What are the ingredients for Er Zhi Wan?

nu zhen zi - enrich KID, nourish LIV
mo han lian - nourish yin, benefit essence, cool blood to stop blding

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what is the diagnosis for Er Zhi Wan?

LIV and KID yin xu

16

What would you use for LIV and KID yin xu?

er zhi wan
(also: liu wei di huang wan)

17

Versus Liu Wei Di Huang Wan, how does Er Zhi Wan work?

er zhi wan is more REPAIR vs. LWDHW

18

What formula would you use in someone who's yin has been damaged by toxins?

er zhi wan

19

What category is Bai He Gu Jin Tang?

Tonify yin

20

What are the ingredients of Bai He Gu Jin Tang?

bai he - nourish LU yin, clear heat
sheng di huang - strongly enrich yin, tonifies KID, cool blood
shu di huang - powerful LIV and KID tonic
mai men dong - tonify yin, esp of UJ
xuan shen - helps KID water ascend to LU, clear fire from xu/steam bone
chuan bei mu - transform phlegm, moisten LU, stop cough
jie geng - aerates chest
dang gui - nourish blood to support yin
bai shao - "
gan cao - harmonize

21

What is the diagnosis for Bai He Gu Jin Tang?

Internal dryness of LUs due to LU and KID yin xu

22

What would you use for internal dryness of LU due to LU and KID yin xu?

Bai he gu jin tang

23

what is the tongue and pulse for Bai He Gu Jin Tang?

t: red w/little coat
p: thin, rapid

24

what is the main symptom for Bai He Gu Jin Tang?

cough w/scanty, yellow, difficult to expectorate - sometimes blood streaked - sputum, along w/ wheezing and also have LBP/KID yin xu symptoms

25

What category is Bu Fei E Jiao Tang?

tonify yin

26

What is the diagnosis for Bu Fei E Jiao Tang?

LU yin xu w/vigorous heat

27

What formula would you use for LU yin xu w/vigorous heat

Bu Fei E Jiao Tang

28

What does Bu Fei E Jiao Tang focus on?

clearing heat and stopping bleeding

29

What category is Shen Qi Wan?

Warm and tonify the yang

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What are the ingredients for Shen Qi Wan?

Zhi fu zi - tonifies source of fire, dispels cold, activates ming men
gui zhi/rou gui - warm KID and promote urination and transformation of fluid

(liu wei di huang tang with sheng di instead of shu di)
sheng di huang
shan yao
shan zhu yu
fu ling
mu dan pi
ze xie

31

What is the diagnosis for Shen Qi Wan?

KID yang xu w/insufficient fire at the gate of vitality

32

What would you use for KID yang xu w/insufficient fire at the gate of vitality?

shen qi wan

33

How does the yang tonifying formula 'shen qi wan' work?

nourish KID yin with LWDHW and then lights match with fu zi

34

Functions of GUI ZHI vs. ROU GUI in Shen Qi Wan

gui zhi - more acting in trunk and return yang to source
rou gui - more supports qi transformation of UB and helps fu zi to warm body

35

Tongue and pulse of Shen Qi Wan

t: pale, swollen w/thin white moist coat
p: empty or frail, submerged at cun

36

What category is Yuo Gui Yin?

warm and tonify yang

37

What are the ingredients for Yuo Gui Yin?

shu di huang
shan yao - astringe and tonify
shan zhu yu - astringe
gou qi zi
zhi gan cao
du zhong - tonify KID yin and yang, gently move qi and blood to help back pain
rou gui - return yang to its source, warms ming men
fu zi - warms ming men

38

What is the diagnosis for Yuo Gui Yin?

KID yang xu

39

What would you use for early stage KID yang xu?

Yuo gui yin

40

What category is Yuo Gui Wan?

warm and tonify yang

41

What are the ingredients of Yuo Gui Wan?

zhi fu zi - warm and fortify source of yang
rou gui - "
lu jiao jiao - "
shu di huang - nourish yin to benefit KID, nourish LIV, tonify SP
shan yao - "
shan zhu yu - "
gou qi zi - nourish and tonify LIV and KID
tu si zi - "
du zhong - "
dang gui - tonify bld, nourish LIV

42

What is the diagnosis for Yuo Gui Wan?

KID yang xu w/waning ming men

43

What would you use for KID yang xu w/waning ming men?

yuo gui wan

44

What is the difference between Yuo Gui Yin vs. Yuo Gui Wan?

Yuo gui wan strongly tonifies essence, while yuo gui yin is a basic yang tonic

45

How does Yuo Gui Wan work?

aims to increase source of fire by firming up source of yang of right kidney

46

Yuo Gui Wan vs. Shen Qi Wan

Yuo Gui Wan strongly tonifies essence w/o draining, while Shen Qi Wan drains w/ze xie, fu ling, mu dan pi

47

What formula is best for treating KID yang xu w/insufficient essence and blood?

Yuo gui wan

48

What category is Da Bu Yin Wan?

Tonify Yin