Acupuncture.Com - Gateway to Chinese Medicine, Health and Wellness        Store                    Google
PATIENTS

bulletConditions A-Z
bulletAcupuncture Clinic
bulletHerbal Remedies
bulletDiet & Nutrition
bulletChi Gong &Tai Chi
bulletChinese Medicine Basics
bulletPatient Testimonials
bulletAnimal Acupuncture
bulletStore

PRACTITIONERS/STUDENTS

bulletSyndromes A-Z
bulletAcuPoint Locator
bulletHerbology
bulletPractice Building
bulletCEUs/Events
bulletEmployment
bulletStudy Acupuncture
bulletAcupuncture Schools
bulletResearch
bulletTCM Library
bulletLaws & Regulations
bulletPractitioner Links
bulletPractitioner Store

MORE

bulletPoints Newsletter
bulletCatalog Requests
bulletContact Us
bulletAbout Acupuncture.Com
bulletPrivacy Policy

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Acupuncture.Com accepts article contributions. Email submissions to contact@acupuncture.com

Subscribe

Keep informed on current news in the world of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Home > Education > Zang Fu Formulas > Xiang Sha Liu Jun Zi

Xiang Sha Liu Jun Zi Tang

From "Zang Fu Syndromes," by McDonald and Penner

English: Six Gentlemen Decoction with Aucklandia and Amomum

Also known as: Saussurea and Cardamon Combination or Saussurea, Cardamon and the Six Gentlemen Decoction

Ingredients

    Latin

    Pinyin

    Dosage

    Actions

    Rx. Ginseng

    Ren Shen

    3-9g

    Tonifies Qi and strengthens SP / ST.

    With Bai Zhu, tonifies the transformation and transportation functions of SP.

    With Bai Zhu and Fu Ling, for SP / ST Qi Xu.

    (Rx. Codonopsis)

    (Dang Shen)

    (9-27g)

    (Substitute for Ren Shen.)

    Rz. Atractylodis Albae

    Bai Zhu

    4-9g

    Strengthens SP and dries Dampness.

    Scl. Poriae Cocos

    Fu Ling

    4-9g

    Dries Dampness, strengthens SP and moderates the drying nature of Zhi Gan Cao.

    With Ban Xia, stops nausea and vomiting.

    With Ban Xia and Chen Pi, for nausea, vomiting and anorexia due to congested Fluids.

    With Mu Xiang, for diarrhea and borborygmus due to Dampness.

    Rx. Glycyrrhizae (fried)

    Zhi Gan Cao

    1.5-6g

    Harmonizes, warms and strengthens MJ and moderates the draining properties of Fu Ling.

    Per. Citri Reticulatae

    Chen Pi

    2.4-6g

    Circulates Qi, dries Dampness, tonifies SP and adjusts the middle.

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

    Rz. Pinelliae

    Ban Xia

    3-9g

    Dries Dampness, resolves Phlegm, harmonizes ST and stops vomiting.

    With Chen Pi, for ST Qi disharmony with epigastric and abdominal distention or pain.

    (Rz. Zingiberis)

    (Gan Jiang)

    (2-6g)

    (Warms the middle.)

    (Fr. Zizyphi Jujube)

    (Da Zao)

    (3-6g)

    (Harmonizes Ying and Wei.)

    Fr. Amomi

    Sha Ren

    1.5-6g

    Dries Dampness, stops vomiting, moves Qi, warms and strengthens SP / ST and stops diarrhea.

    Rx. Aucklandiae

    Mu Xiang

    1.5-6g

    Circulates Qi, stops pain, strengthens SP and dispels Heat and Dampness.

    With Sha Ren, for Qi Stagnation.

    With Bai Zhu, for anorexia with epigastric and abdominal pain and distention.

Actions

Tonifies Qi, Strengthens SP, Harmonizes ST, Regulates Qi and Stops pain.

Syndromes

    SP Qi Xu (with Phlegm-Damp and pain)

    ST Qi Xu

    ST Cold

Clinical Manifestations

    Nausea / vomiting

    Sallow complexion

    Weak abdomen

    Belching

    Rolled lips

    Stiff tongue

    Heavy limbs

    Acid regurgitation

    Loose stools or diarrhea

    Thin muscles.

    Does not like to speak

    Maybe enuresis

    Maybe borborygmus

    Emaciation

    Anorexia with a full feeling after very little food

    Abdominal distention or pain (subtle)

    Pale lips

    Tired limbs

    Chest fullness

    Muscle weakness in arms and legs

    Maybe bleeding

    Lethargy-fatigue

    Weak, soft voice

    Maybe cold extremities

     

    T: Pale and flabby - may have teethmarks
    C: Thin and white.
    P: Weak and Xu

Treats

    Indigestion

    Gastric or duodenal ulcer

    Gastroptosis

    Emotional instability

    Rickets

    Gastralgia

    Morning sickness

    Acute or chronic gastritis

    Acute or chronic gastroenteritis

    Gastric distention

    Chronic peritonitis

    Nervous exhaustion

    Delayed menstruation due to Phlegm Obstruction

    Chronic bronchitis

Modifications

    For severe cases of ST Cold:

    + Pills of Galanga and Cyperus / Liang Fu Wan

Featured Products

B-Slim

Lose Weight Naturally with Chinese Herbs


Abundant Energy Digestion Formula

Promotes a Strong and Healthy Digestion System


High Performance

An Energy 'Chi' Formula for Optimal Operation of the Body


Five Elements Health Formula

A Whole Body Tune-Up


Tao of Nutrition - Compare PricesThe Tao of Nutrition
By Maoshing Ni

The Path to Good Nutrition
and Health


Self-Healing Chi Gong

Strengthen & Balance the Mind and Body

More Featured Products


All Contents Copyright 1996-2014 Cyber Legend Ltd. All rights reserved.
Use of this website is subject to our Terms and Conditions. All logos, service marks and trademarks belong to their respective owners.