Yi Qi Cong Ming Tang
Pin Ying Name: Yi Qi Cong Ming Tang
English Name: Ginseng, Astragalus & Pueraria Decoction
Chinese Name: 益氣聰明湯
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 Ren Shen, for Qi Deficiency with general debility, anorexia, and spontaneous sweat. With Sheng Ma, raises Yang Qi of the Spleen, allowing turbid Yin to descend and be eliminated, treating chronic diarrhea, a dragging sensation in the abdomen, fatigue, shortness of breath, uterine bleeding and prolapses.
|Rx. Ginseng||Ren Shen||
Tonifies Spleen and Stomach Qi.
|Rx. Codonopsis||Dang Shen||
Substitutes for Ren Shen.
With Huang Qi, for Lung and Spleen Qi Deficiencies with fatigue, shortness of breath, diarrhea and anorexia.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||
Tonifies the Spleen and augments Qi.
With Ren Shen, relieves palpitations and anxiety. With Dang Shen, for anorexia, fatigue and loose stools due to Spleen Deficiency.
|Rz. Cimicifugae||Sheng Ma||
Raises Yang and lifts Sunken Qi.
|Rx. Puerariae||Ge Gen||
Raises Spleen Yang and stops diarrhea.
|Fr. Viticis||Man Jing Zi||
Disperses Wind, clears Heat and clears and benefits head and eyes.
With Ren Shen and Huang Qi, for eye disease, tinnitus, dizziness, and deafness due to deficiency. With Bai Shao, soothes the Liver.
|Rx. Paeoniae Alba||Bai Shao||
Nourishes Blood and astringes Yin.
With Gan Cao, for abdominal pain due to disharmony between the Liver and Stomach, muscle spasms, especially in the calf, due to Blood Deficiency and regulates the relationship between the Liver and Spleen and nourish sinews. With Huang Qi and Ren Shen, astringes sweating from Deficiency.
|Wine-fried Cx. Phellodendri||Jiu Chao Huang Bai||
Cools Upper Jiao Blood Heat, invigorates the Blood and disperses Stasis.
- Strengthens and raises the Qi of the Middle Jiao
- Improves visual and aural acuity
- Long-term Middle Jiao Qi Deficiency with visual and aural disturbances
- Hearing loss
- Diminished visual and aural acuity
- Blurred vision
- Abdominal pain
- Light headedness
- Spontaneous sweating
- Chronic diarrhea
- Hearing loss
- Obstructive visual disturbances
- Chronic visual disturbances
- Cognitive dysfunction
- Cerebral arteriosclerosis
- Otitis media
- Ulcerative colitis
- Tic douloureu
- Optic atrophy
- Do not use if eye and ear disorders are due to Excess.
- Avoid exposure to smoke and fire and refrain from eating sour, cold, raw, oily or greasy foods while taking this formula.