An Tai Yin
Pin Ying Name: An Tai Yin
English Name: Dong Gui & Cuscuta Decoction
Chinese Name: 安胎飲
Herbs & Actions
|Pharmaceutical Latin||Pin Yin||Actions|
|Rx. Astragali||Huang Qi||
Tonifies Qi and Blood, strengthens the Spleen and raises the Yang Qi of the Spleen and Stomach.
With Dang Gui, for Blood Deficiency due to hemorrhage with fatigue, low grade fever, irritability, and thirst in patients with a weak pulse due to Qi and Blood Deficiencies.
|Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis||Hou Po||
Promotes the movement of Qi in the Middle Jiao, resolves Stagnation, promotes the movement of Qi downward, dries Dampness and transforms Phlegm.
With Zhi Ke, for abdominal distention due to Qi and Food Stagnation.
|Fol. Artemisiae Argyi||Ai Ye||
Warms the channels, warms the womb, stops bleeding, calms the fetus, disperses Cold and alleviates pain.
|Rx. Angelicae Sinensis||Dang Gui||
Tonifies, invigorates and harmonizes the Blood, regulates the menses, disperses Cold and stops pain due to Blood Stasis.
With Bai Shao, regulates and harmonizes Qi and Blood and treats Blood Deficiency Heat. With Gan Cao, moderates spasms and relieves abdominal pain. With Tu Si Zi and Hou Po, for restless fetus disorder with lower back and abdominal pain. With Chuan Xiong, harmonizes, nourishes and invigorates the Blood and disperses Blood Stasis for abdominal pain.
|Rz. Chuanxiong||Chuan Xiong||
Invigorates the Blood and promotes the movement of Qi.
With Dang Gui, for Blood Deficiency causing menstrual problems including dysmenorrhea, scanty menses, and amenorrhea.
|Hb. Schizonepetae||Jing Jie||
With Dang Gui and Chuan Xiong, for itching from Wind due to Blood Deficiency.
|Bul. Fritillariae Thunbergii||Zhe Bei Mu||
Clears Heat, transforms Phlegm and stops cough.
|Cx. Eucommiae||Du Zhong||
Tonifies the Kidneys and Liver, strengthens the sinews and bones, aids the smooth flow of Qi and Blood and calms the fetus.
|Sm. Cuscutae||Tu Si Zi||
Strengthens Yang, nourishes Yin, astringes Jing and urine, benefits the marrow, tonifies the Kidneys and Liver and calms the fetus.
With Du Zhong, enriches and tonifies the Kidneys and Liver, astringes Jing, nourishes Kidney Yin , brightens the eyes and encourages the movement of Primal Yang to treat spermatorrhea, premature ejaculation and lower back pain from Kidney Deficiency.
|Rz. et Rx. Notopterygii||Qiang Huo||
Releases the exterior, disperses Cold, expels Wind-Cold-Dampness, unblocks painful obstruction and alleviates pain.
With Chuan Xiong, for Headache and generalized body aches and pains associated with the common cold or painful obstruction.
|Fr. Aurantii||Zhi Ke||
Promotes the movement of Qi, reduces distention and pressure and resolves hardenings.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||
Tonifies the Spleen and augments Qi and moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.
|Rz. Zingiberis Recens||Sheng Jiang||
Warms the Middle, stops vomiting and reduces the toxicity of other herbs.
- Tonifies Blood
- Stabilizes pregnancy
- Blood Deficiency
- Threatened miscarriage in the early stages of pregnancy
- Sudden pain in the waist and abdomen
- Heaviness in the head
- Pernicious vomiting
- Watery sputum
- Anxiety due to stress
- T: Pale
- C: Normal
- P: Weak and deep
- Pernicious vomiting
- False labor
- Fetal restlessness
- Threatened miscarriage
- Habitual miscarriage