OpenTCM :: Acupuncture Distance Learning  



 Lost Password?
 Sign Up!


You are currently not logged in, but you can still subscribe to our newsletter.

subscribe OpenTCM newsletter

Tai Zi Shen

Posted by: admin on Feb 23, 2008 - 06:18 PM
Tonify Deficiencies

Sweet, slightly bitter and neutral

Spleen and lung

To replenish qi and promote body fluids

1. Deficiency of the spleen manifested as poor appetite and lassitude. Pseudostellaria root (Tai Zi Shen) is used with Dioscorea (Shan Yao), Hyacinth bean (Bian Dou), Germinated millet (Gu Ya) and Germinated barley (Mai Ya).2. Deficient yin of the lungs manifested as dry cough or cough with scanty sputum. Pseudostellaria root (Taizishen) is used with Glehnia root (Sha Shen) and Ophiopogon root (Maidong)/3. Deficient yin of the stomach manifested as thirst. Pseudostellaria root (Taizishen) is used with Dendrobium (Shi Hu) and Trichosanthes root (Tian Hua Fen).4. Deficiency of the spleen leading to deficiency of both qi and blood manifested as palpitations, insomnia and sweating. Pseudostellaria root (Taizishen) is used with Wild jujube seed (Suan Zao Ren) and Schisandra fruit (Wu Wei Zi).

10-30 g

Tai Zi Shen

Image of herb: Tai Zi Shen
Related Articles:
  • The Exploration of Dr Chenghui Yu’s Prescription for Treatment of Chronic Nephritis
  • Discussion of “Phlegm Turbid and Blood Stagnation” Theory of Diabetic Angiopathy
  • The Outline of Treatment of Pulmonary Fibrosis Given by Traditional Chinese Medicine Differentiation
  • Treatment of Liver Cancer Given by Treating Spleen and Kidney
  • The Application of Contrary Compatibility in E.N.T. Department (Part II)
  • New Theory of Ischemic Stroke (Part II)
  • The Treatment Ideas and Methods for Metabolic Diseases
  • Preliminary Study of the Theory of Treating Lung Cancer Using Method of Strengthening Spleen and Reinforcing Kidney
  • Treatment of 40 Cases of Children’s Migraine Given by the Combination of Acupuncture and Medicine
  • 22 Cases of Menopause Treated by Combination of Back-Shu and Frontal-Mu Points
  • Comments:

    Page created in 0.26 seconds.