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Tong Xie Yao Fang (Important Formula for painful Diarrhea) 痛瀉要方 (痛泻要方)


Formula Type Formulas that Harmonize
Diagnosis Painful diarrhea d/t SP def with an over-controlling
Action Tonify SPSoften LV
Indication recurrent borborygmus, abdominal pain, diarrhea with pain (which starts with urge to defecate and subsides after completion)
Remarks Esp useful in treating chronic diarrhea, and diarrhea in deficient patients or the elderly.

Bai Zhu (Fu Chao) (12 g)

Bai Shao (Organic) (Chao) (24 g)

Fang Feng (untested) (6 g)

Chen Pi (9 g)


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