Bu Fei Wan Tonify the Lungs Decoction

This is a classic formula to help the lungs especially for long term problems. Think of the symptoms of COPD and you get the general idea although it doesn’t have to be that extreme. It can also be for a lung issue that just won’t resolve. Shortness of breath Spontaneous perspiration Occasional chills and fever…

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Fu Zi Li Zhong Wan

Details of Aconite, Ginseng and Ginger Combination This is a variation of Li Zhong Wan but it is more warming. (You can read about in more detail in the link.) Anyone who is thinking of using this I would suggest you may want to start with Li Zhong Wan and see how you do and then bump…

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Chai Hu Shu Gan Wan

Chai Hu Shu Gan Wan is the basis for Shu Gan Wan. Chai Hu Shu Gan Wan and Shu Gan are formulas that are often sold as a “patent” or over the counter pill and there are many variations of them. You really have to look at the label and see what you are getting. We…

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Dao Chi Wan – Guide out the Red Formula

Guide out the Red  – Dao Chi Wan Sheng Di Huang Rx. Rehmanniae Cools Heart Fire, nourishes Yin, cools Blood and generates Fluids. Mu Tong Caulis Akebiae Clears Heat from the Heart channel and clears Heat and promotes urination through the Small Intestine channel. With Dan Zhu Ye and Sheng Di Huang, for mouth ulcers, burning throat pain, irritability and insomnia due…

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Sha Shen Mai Men Dong Tang

Sha Shen Mai Men Dong Tang This is an Yin Tonic formula helping dry lungs and stomach. You might need this after a cold that has turned dry and the cough is now “non-productive” (no phlegm). Its good for all sorts of Yin Deficiency syndromes. The first three herbs moisten the lungs (and therefore stop the…

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Qing Qi Hua Tan Wan Pinellia and Scute

  Qing Qi Hua Tan Wan translates as Clear Qi and Transform Phlegm Pill. This is one of my favorites for colds and a cough when the phlegm has gotten all gross and yellow. Qing Qi Hua Tan dries the phlegm and clears the heat. Be careful about taking it for more that a week or two as…

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Jian Pi Wan without Gluten

This formula is a gluten free version of Jian Pi Wan. We have omitted Shen Qu (which contains wheat) and Mai Ya (which is a malt product). The rest of the formula should be fine for those sensitive to gluten. However, just to be sure I would suggest buying a small quantity at first to…

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Wen Xin Ke Li modified

Wen Xin Ke Li Dang Shen -党参 – Codonopsis Huang Jing – 黄精- Rhizoma Polygonati San Qi – 三七 – Radix Notoginseng Hu Po – 琥珀 -Succinum (Amber) Dan Shen -丹参- Salviae (does NOT contain Nardostachys chinensis Batal) Availability status: in stock Order Wen Xin Ke Li modified with Dan Shen 100 capsules (50 grams) @ $32.00 200 capsules…

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Herbal Allergy

I don’t usually get allergies but last spring in a high pollen area I really got hit with running nose, itchy eyes, tiredness etc… This formula (which is the classic Yu Ping Feng San with some additions) really seemed to help to clear my head. No Guarantees for you (we don’t do refunds) but order a…

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