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What are the ingredients in Dan Gui Bu Xue Tang - Tangkuei Decoction to Tonify the Blood?

Huang Qi - Astragali Radix
jiu xi Dang Gui - wine washed Angelicae Sinensis Radix

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What is the action of Dan Gui Bu Xue Tang - Decoction to Tonify the Blood?

Tonifies the Qi and generates blood

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How does the dosage in Dang Gui Bu Xue Tang affect the mechanism of the formula?

The Huang Qi is dosed at 30g and dang gui at 6 grams - really weighted to Huang Qi (but the formula is called Dan Gui Bu Xue Tang) this is for a deficiency of CIRCULATING BLOOD - not an
actual def of blood.

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What are the herbs in Ba Zhen Tang - Eight Treasure Decoction?

Ren Shen - Ginseng Radix
Bai Zhu - Atractyloadis Macrocephalae Rhizoma
Fu Ling - Poria
Zhi Gan Cao - Glycyrrhizae Radix preparata
Shu Di Huang - Rehmanniae Radix preparata
Bai Shao - Paoniae Radix Alba
Chuan Xiong - Chuan Xiong Rhizoma
Dang Gui - Angelicae Sinensis Radix

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What is the action of Ba Zhen Tang - Eight Treasure Decoction?

Tonifies and augments the Qi and Blood

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What formulas are combined to get Ba Zhen Tang - Eight Treasures Decoction?

Ba Zhen Tang is a combination of Si Wu Tang and Si Jun Zi Tang -It still is completely balanced with four nourishing herbs (Ren Shen, Gan Cao, Shao Yao, Shu Di Huang) and four moving herbs (Fu Ling, Bai Zhu, Chuang Xiong, Dang Gui),

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What are the herbs in Shi Quan Da Bu Tang - All-Inclusive Great Tonifying Decoction?

Ren Shen - Ginseng Radix
Bai Zhu - Atractylodis Macrocephalae Rhizoma
Fu Ling - Poria
Zhi Gan Cao - Glycyrrhizae Radix preparata
Shu Di Huang - Rehmanniae Radix preparata
Bai Shao - Paoniae Radix
Chuan Xiong - Chuan XIong Rhizoma
Dang Gui - Angelicae Sinensis Radix
Rou Gui - Cinamommi Cortex
Huang Qi - Astragali Radix

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What is the action of Shi Quan Da Bu Tang - All-Inclusive Great Tonifying Decoction?

Warms and tonifies the Qi and Blood

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What formuas make up Shi Quan Da Bu Tang - All Inclusive Great Tonifying Decoction?

four gentlemen
four substances
ba zhen tang
shao yao gan cao tang
du shen tang

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What herbs are added to Ba Zhen Tang to make Shi Quan Da Bu Tang? How does this affect the action of the formula?

Huang Qi, Rou Gui
intensify the moving potential - rou gui is yang tonify, huang qi is qi and yin tonify but they both make qi move!
Move with support of the nourishing herbs
more moving than Ba Zhen Tang - but it is still a nourishing formula.

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What herbs are in Ren Shen Yang Rong Tang - Ginseng Decoction to Nourish Luxuriance?

Bai Shao - Paoniae Radix Alba
Dang Gui - Angelicae Sinensis Radix
Chen Pi - Citri Reticulate Pericaprium
Huang Qi - Astragali Radix
Rou Gui - Cinammomi Cortex
Ren Shen - Ginseng Radix
Bai Zhu - Atractylodes Macrocephalae Rhizoma
zhi Gan Cao - Glycyrrhizae Radix preparata
Shu Di Huang - Rehmanniae Radix preparata
Wu Wei Zi - Schisandre Fructus
Fu Ling - Poria
chao Yuan Zhi - dry fried Polygalae Radix

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What is the action of Ren Shen Yang Rong Tang - Ginseng Decoction to Nourish Luxuriance?

Augments the Qi, Tonifies the blood, nourishes the HT
and calms the spirit

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Ren Shen Yang Rong Tang - Ginseng Decoction to Nourish Luxuriance is based on another formula from this category. Which? How do they differ? What other formulas are contained in RSYRT?

this is Shi Quan Da Bu Tang - minus chuang xion plus chen pi, Wu Wei Zi. It is a little more moving than Shi Quan Da Bu Tang - this is the most moving of Bu Xue Tang, Ba Zhen Tang and Shi Quan Da Bu Tang, which become progressively more moving.
contains: four gentlemen, yi gong san, almost four substances but no chuan xiong

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Would you use Ren Shen Yang Rong Tang for a patient who was more Qi or more Blood deficient?

Trick! If you can determine which they are more deficient in, you should treat that.

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What are the herbs in Gui Pi Tang - Restore the Spleen Decoction?

Ren Shen
chao Huang Qi
Bai Zhu
Fu Ling
chao Suan Zao Ren
Long Yan Rou
Mu Xiang
Zhe Gan Cao
Dang Gui
Zhi Yuan Zhi

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What is the action of Gui Pi Tang - Restore the Spleen Decoction?

Augments the Qi, Tonifys the Blood, Strengthens the SP, Nourishes the HT

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What formula is in Gui Pi Tang - Restore the Spleen Decoction?

Four Gentleman

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According to Dr Pai, when is Gui Pi Tang used?

There is not enough qi to support the HT function of managing blood, and housing the shen.
but the SP herbs are more prevalent because we need to bolster the qi action to support the HT
the sweet in the formula makes the patient feel easy and smiley.
not really tonifying blood,but is tonifying the Qi and enriching the Qi and moving the Qi, thus improving the circulation.

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What are the herbs in Zhi Gan Cao Tang - Prepared Licorice Decoction?

zhi Gan Cao
Ren Shen
Gui Zhi
Sheng Di Huang
Mai Men Dong
E Jiao
Huo Ma Ren
Sheng Jiang
Da Zao

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What is the action of Zhi Gan Cao Decoction?

Augments the Qi, nourishes the Blood, enriches the Yin, restores the pulse

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What is the only formula in the Shang Han Lun to use Sheng Di Huang?

Zhi Gan Cao Tang

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Zhi Gan Cao Tang is almost which formula? What is the difference?

almost Gui Zhi Tang - minus Shao Yao which is replaced by:
Sheng Di Huang
Mai Men Dong
E Jiao
and are WAY STRONGER yin nourishing herbs - so this is no longer a ying and wei harmonizing formula - now it is addressing the blood side more.

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Why is there Huo Ma Ren in Zhi Gan Cao Tang?

using huo ma ren because this is a weaker condition - need a gentle purgative to lead this formula downward and alleviate the cloying herbs

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What are the herbs in Tai Shan Pan Shi San - Taishan Bedrock Powder?

Ren Shen
Hiuang QI
Bai Zhu
Zhi Gan Cao
Dang Gui
chuan xiong
bai shoa
shu di huang
xu duan
huang qin
sha ren
nou mi - sticky rice - glutinous rice

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What is the action of Tai Shan Pan Shi San - Taishan Bedrock Powder?

augments the qi, strengthens the SP, nourishes the blood, and quiets the fetus

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What does Dr Pai say Tai Shan Pan Shi San is used for?

this is the nourishment for a deficient woman who is underfed and has pumped out many babies in a row

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What are the herbs in He Ren Yin - Fleeceflower Root and Ginseng Drink?

He Shou Wu - Polygoni Multiflori Radix
Ren Shen - Ginseng Radix
Dang Gui - Angelicae Sinensis Radix
Chen Pi - Citri Reticulate Pericarpium
Wei Jiang - baked Zingiberis Rhizoma recens

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What is the action of He Ren Yin - Fleeceflower and Ginseng drink?

Tonifies the blood and qi and treats malarial disorders

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What does the ingredient selection in He Ren Yin tell us about the formula usage?

using the least cloying herbs shows that this patient cannont handle the cloying herbs they are so deficient.

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Is He Ren Yin weighted more on the moving or nourishing side?

more on the moving warming side