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Dang Gui Bu Xue Tang (Tangkuei decoction to tonify the blood) 當歸補血湯 (当归补血汤)


Formula Type Formulas that Tonify
Diagnosis Deficiency heat pattern from blood deficiency and floating yang
Action Tonifies the qi and generates blood.
Indication Hot sensation in the muscles, red face, irritability, thirst for warm beverages.Tongue: palePulse: flooding, large and deficient that is forceless when pressed hard.
Remarks headache due to loss of blood, bleeding disorders, and nonhealing, yin-type ulcers

Huang Qi (30 g)

Dang Gui (tested) (6 g)


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