Scutellaria Decoction (Huang Qin Tang)

Scutellaria Decoction (Huang Qin Tang) Detoxifying since 220 AD. Huang Qin Tang (Scutellaria Decoction) is a simple modification of the #1 formula in Shang Han Lun style Chinese herbalism. The Shang Han Lun (Treatise on Cold Injury) is one of the key Chinese medicine “bibles” (or “classics” as the Chinese say). Huang Qin Tang is…

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Astragalus and Siler Formula (Yu Ping Feng San)

Details of Astragalus and Siler Formula Notes: This formula’s name suggests that, like a screen door, good air can pass through, but insects remain outside. This formula isn’t about repelling insects exactly, but it is about forming a screen to keep out other problems carried by the wind. It also promotes appropriate skin functions such…

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Minor Bupleurum Combination (xiao chai hu tang)

Details of Minor Bupleurum Combination Alternative Names xiao chai hu tang hsiao chai hu tang shosaikoto syo saiko to sho-saiko-to xiao-chai-hu-tang TJ-9; TJ9; TJ 9 shosaiko-toh Shō-saiko-tō 小柴胡湯 しょうさいことう xiǎo chái hú tāng wán 小柴胡汤丸 Availability status: in stock Order Minor Bupleurum Combination Anxiety Modification Add Long Gu (OsDraconis) and Mu Li (Concha Ostrae) for…

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Restore the Left (Kidney) Pill (Zuo Gui Wan)

Details of Restore the Left (Kidney) Pill Alternative Names Zuo Gui Wan In ancient Chinese medicine texts, the body fluids are said to arise from the left Kidney. Hence, to “restore the left” means to hydrate the body or at least support the Kidney functions to that end. The Kidneys are the body’s “root of…

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Restore the Right (Kidney) Pill (You Gui Wan)

Details of Restore the Right (Kidney) Pill Alternative Names You Gui Wan “Restore the Right Pill” is a reference to an ancient theory that the Yang-warmth of the body comes from the right Kidney (while the yin-fluids come from the left.) The Kidney yang-warmth in the body looks like metabolic heat in modern medicine. However,…

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Achyranthes and Plantago Formula (niu che shen qi wan)

Details of Achyranthes and Plantago Formula> Alternative Names Achyranthes and Plantago Kidney Qi Pill ba wei di huang wan (there are four versions of this name) niuche shenqi wan Ji Sheng Shen Qi Wan niu xi shen qi wan gusya zinki gan goshajinkigan niu-che-shen-qi-wan Gosha-jinki-gan 牛車腎気丸 ごしゃじんきがん TJ107; TJ-107; TJ 107 Availability status: in stock…

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