Si Jun Zi Tang with Ren Shen

Si Jun Zi Tang is the base for many formulas. We offer two versions- this one with Ren Shen and one with Dang Shen.  I would suggest the Dang Shen as most Westerners tolerate it better than Ren Shen which can make people “stuffy”. Although Spleen Qi deficiency is a common diagnosis and is associated…

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Si Jun Zi Tang with Dang Shen

Si Jun Zi Tang is the base for many formulas. We offer two versions- one with Dang Shen and one with Ren Shen.  I would suggest the Dang Shen as most Westerners tolerate it better than Ren Shen which can make people “stuffy”. Although Spleen Qi deficiency is a common diagnosis and is associated with…

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Bupleurum and Chih-shih Formula (si ni san)

Details of Bupleurum and Chih-shih Formula Alternative Names Cold Limbs Powder Cold Extremities Powder Frigid Extremities Powder si ni san szu ni san Counterflow Cold Powder sigyaku san shigyakusan Shigyaku-san 四逆散 しぎゃくさん TJ35; TJ-35; TJ 35 sì nì sǎn wán 四逆散丸 This is the base formula for liver qi constraint/ stagnation. It forms the root…

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Ginseng and Astragalus Combination (bu zhong yi qi tang)

Details of Ginseng and Astragalus Combination Alternative Names bu zhong yi qi tang Middle-Reinforcing and Qi-Benefiting Decoction Center-Supplementing Qi-Boosting Decoction pu chung i chi tang hotyu ekki to hochuekkito TJ41; TJ-41; TJ 41 hochu-ekki-to Hochū-ekki-tō 補中益気湯 ほちゅうえっきとう bǔ zhōng yì qì wán 补中益气丸 Benefits supports lower abdominal muscles regulates digestive functions in the stomach, abdomen,…

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