Herb Formulas Notebook

San Jia Jian Zheng Qi San

Third Modification of Rectify the Qi Powder

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Source: Systematic Differentiation of Warm Pathogen Diseases (1798)
Author: Wu Tang / Ju-Tong

Category: Formulas that Expel Dampness

Pattern: Damp-Heat from chronic internal Damp stagnation

Key Symptoms: Stifling sensation in the epigastrium

Tongue: Yellow coating

Huo Xiang 9g
Hou Po 6g
Chen Pi 4.5g
Fu Ling Pi 9g
Xing Ren 9g
Hua Shi 15g

In the UK Hua Shi must be substituted due to being a mineral product. The usual replacements are Ze Xie and Chi Fu Ling (already in this formula under Fu Ling Pi).

Preparation: Decoction.

Actions: Regulates the Qi, transforms Dampness, clears and drains Damp-Heat

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