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Hu Qian Wan (Hidden Tiger Pill) (deleted hu gu) 虎潛丸 (減虎骨)


Formula Type Formulas that Tonify
Diagnosis Atrophy disorder due to Liver and Kidney deficiency
Action Enriches Yin, directs fire downward, strengthens sinews and bones
Indication Weakness of lower back and knees, deterioration of sinews and bones with general reduction in function, wasting of muscles of legs and feet, difficulty walking. T: red body with little coat; P: thin, frail
Remarks Also used for dizziness, tinnitus, spontaneous emissions, urinary incontinence

Huang Bai (Jiu Chao) (12 g)

Zhi Mu (Jiu Chao) (12 g)

Shu Di Huang (tested) (30 g)

Gui Ban (Cu Chao) (45 g)

Bai Shao (tested) (15 g)

Suo Yang (tested) (15 g)

Gan Jiang (Organic) (9 g)

Chen Pi (tested) (9 g)


This information is a reference tool for Chinese herbal studies. It is not intended to replace professional medical advice. Please consult a primary health professional if you require health advisory.