Herb Formulas Notebook


Yu Zhu San

(Jade Candle Powder)

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Source: Confucians' Duties to their Parents (1228)
Author: Zhang Cong-Zheng / Zi-He



Category: Formulas that Tonify Blood

Pattern: Blood stasis with excessive Heat, or Blood deficiency with interior Heat

Key Symptoms: Amenorrhoea, or hard stools and constipation



Ingredients
Dang Gui
Chuan Xiong
Shu Di Huang
Bai Shao
Da Huang
Mang Xiao
Gan Cao

Subsitutions:
In the UK Mang Xiao must be substituted with Yu Li Ren.



Preparation: Grind equal amounts into powder and take 24g as a draft before meals.

Actions: Tonifies and invigorates the Blood and purges accumulation from the interior


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