Herb Formulas Notebook

Qi Bao Mei Ran Dan

Seven Treasure Special Pill for Beautiful Whiskers

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Source: Comprehensive Outline of the Materia Medica (1590)

Category: Formulas that Tonify Yin and Yang

Pattern: Liver and Kidney Blood and Yin deficiency

Key Symptoms: Premature greying of hair or hair loss, loose teeth, spontaneous and nocturnal emissions, soreness and weakness of the lower back and knees

He Shou Wu 10g (steamed with Hei Zhi Ma)
Fu Ling 5g
Chi Fu Ling 5g
Niu Xi 2.4g
Dang Gui 2.4g (wine washed)
Gou Qi Zi 2.4g
Tu Su Zi 2.4g
Bu Gu Zhi 1.2g (dry fried with Hei Zhi Ma)

Preparation: Decoction.

Actions: Enriches the Kidney Yin, Nourishes Liver Blood

Contraindications: Spleen deficiency

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These pages are intended to assist clinicians and are not intended for self-diagnosis or treatment for which a qualified professional should be consulted.