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Home > Education > Zang Fu Formulas > Wei Ling Tang

Wei Ling Tang

From "Zang Fu Syndromes," by McDonald and Penner

English: Calm the Stomach and Poria Decoction

Also known as: Magnolia and Hoelen Combination or Decoction to Dispel Dampness in the Spleen and Stomach

Ingredients

    Latin

    Pinyin

    Dosage

    Actions

    Rz. Alismatis

    Ze Xie

    4-12g

    Drains Dampness and promotes urination.

    Scl. Poriae Cocos

    Fu Ling

    2.3-9g

    Assists Yang, drains Dampness, promotes urination and strengthens SP.

    With Zhu Ling, promotes urination.

    With Bai Zhu, strengthens SP and promotes urination.

    With Gui Zhi, warms and transforms Fluids, unblocks Yang, promotes urination and reduces edema.

    With Ze Xie, Gui Zhi and Bai Zhu, for Damp Obstruction.

    Scl. Polypori

    Zhu Ling

    2.3-9g

    Eliminates Dampness and promotes urination.

    With Ze Xie, drains Dampness, promotes urination and drains Heat from UB.

    Rz. Atractylodis Albae

    Bai Zhu

    2.3-9g

    Strengthens SP, resolves dampness and aids transformation and transportation of Fluids.

    With Fu Ling and Gui Zhi, for SP Xu with chest distention and edema.

    Ram. Cinnamomi

    Gui Zhi

    1.5-6g

    Warms Ming Men, assists UB in transforming and passing urine, helps SP resolve Dampness and releases the exterior.

    Rz. Atractylodis

    Cang Zhu

    4-15g

    Dispels Dampness, tonifies SP and strengthens transporting function of SP.

    With Hou Po, for Dampness Obstructing MJ.

    Cx. Magnoliae

    Hou Po

    3-12g

    Circulates Qi, dispels Dampness, disperses fullness and warms SP.

    With Cang Zhu, dries Damp and tonifies SP.

    With Chen Pi, revives SP and increases appetite.

    Per. Citri Reticulatae

    Chen Pi

    3-12g

    Regulates Qi, transforms Dampness, strengthens SP and descends Qi.

    Assists Hou Po in descending Qi and eliminating distention.

    With Bai Zhu, for anorexia and other manifestations of Damp-Obstruction due to SP Xu.

    Rx. Glycyrrhizae (fried)

    Zhi Gan Cao

    1-6g

    Harmonizes and strengthens SP.

    Rz. Zingiberis Recens

    Sheng Jiang

    1-3g

    Warms the middle.

    With Da Zao, mildly regulates and harmonizes SP / ST.

    Fr. Zizyphi Jujube

    Da Zao

    1-5g

    Harmonizes and strengthens SP.

Actions

Dispels Dampness in SP and Regulates flow of Qi in SP / ST.

Syndromes

    Cold-Damp Distresses SP

Clinical Manifestations

    Abdominal fullness

    Edema of the face and eyes

    Short, scanty urination

    Joint pain

    Heavy head and body

    Watery diarrhea

    Thirst

    Epigastric distention and pain

    T: Pink
    C: White and greasy
    P: Soft and thready

Treats

    Chronic gastritis

    Acute gastritis

    Acute enteritis

    Nephritis

    Urinary retention

    Colitis

    Ascites

    Gastric neurosis

    Heatstroke

    Cardiac edema

    Scrotal hydrocele

    Attacks of neuralgia during the summer

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