Classical antecedent: Shen Ling Bai Zhu San (Ginseng-Poria-Atractylodes Powder)
Loose stools, diarrhoea, poor appetite, poor digestion, a slight feeling of fullness and heaviness of the epigastrium, nausea, weakness of the limbs, epigastric pain, tiredness, chronic cough with white-watery sputum, dull-pale complexion, thin body.
Pattern: Spleen- and Stomach-Qi deficiency, Stomach- and Spleen-Yin deficiency, Dampness in the Middle Burner, Lung-Qi deficiency.
Action: Tonify Stomach- and Spleen-Qi, nourish Stomach- and Spleen-Yin, resolve Dampness, stop diarrhoea, tonify Lung-Qi.
Tongue: Pale, slightly swollen, a sticky but rather thin coating, slightly rootless coating, coating too thin in the centre, central Stomach crack, scattered Stomach cracks, transversal Spleen cracks.
Pulse: Weak in general, slightly slippery; it may be floating-empty on the right middle position.
|Ren Shen Radix Ginseng
Bai Zhu Rhizoma Atractylodis macrocephalae
Fu Ling Poria
Zhi Gan Cao Radix Glycyrrhizae Uralensis Preparata
Bian Dou Semen Dolichoris Lablab
Shan Yao Rhizoma Discoreae
Lian Zi Semen Nelumbinis
|Sha Ren Fructus Amomi
Yi Yi Ren Semen Coicis
Jie Geng Radix Platycodi
Tai Zi Shen Radix Pseudostellariae
Yu Zhu Rhizoma Polygonati odorati
Dosage: 2 tablets x 2 times a day
Bottle: 60 tablets x 500mg concentration ratio of 7:1