Zhen Ren Yang Zang Tang

 

Xu, Yang - SP (with cold) Zhen Ren Yang Zang Tang 真人養臟湯

True Man's Decoction to Nourish the Organs

Function: warms mid Jiao, tonifies deficiency, astringes intestines to stop diarrhea

Composition:

  Ren Shen Radix ginseng 18g
  Bai Zhu Rhizoma atractylodis macrocephalae 18g
  Rou Gui Cortex cinnamomi cassiae 24g
  Wei Rou Dou Kou Dry fried semen myristicae fragrantis 15g
  He Zi Fructus terminaliae chebulae 36g
  Zhi Ying Su Ke Honey fried pericarpium papaveris somniferi 108g
  Bai Shao Radix paeoniae lactiflorae 48g
  Dang Gui Radix angelicae sinensis 18g
  Mu Xiang Radix aucklandiae lappae 42g
  Zhi Gan Cao Honey fried radix glycyrrhizae uralensis 24g

Indications: Chronic diarrhea leading to depletion of SP and KI yang leading to bowel incontinence, or rectal prolapse.  Diarrhea may contain pus and/or blood (tenesmus), this would be accompanied by persistent abdominal pain relieved by pressure and warmth, lethargy, wan complexion, small appetite, low back soreness, weak legs. T: pale, white coat; P: deep and slow

Additional: ulcerative colitis.

 

Reference: Tai ping jui min he ji ju fang