Herb Formulas Notebook

Liu Shen San

(Six Miracle Powder)

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Source: Indispensable Tools for Pattern Treatment (1602)
Author: Wang Ken-Tang

Category: Formulas that Tonify Qi

Pattern: Spleen and Stomach deficiency leading to deficiency Heat and a lack of fluids

Key Symptoms: Reduction in the intake of food and fluids, fatigue

Ren Shen 15g
Bai Zhu 30g
Fu Ling 30g
Bian Dou 30g
Zhi Huang Qi 30g
Zhi Gan Cao 30g

Preparation: Ground into powder and taken as a draft in 6g doses with 1 piece of Sheng Jiang and 1 piece of Da Zao.

Actions: Augments the Qi, tonifies the Middle Jiao, regulates the Stomach

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