HERB FORMULAS

English: White Tiger Plus Cinnamon Twig Decoction
Also Known As:
Pharmaceutical Latin
Pin Yin
Dosage
Actions
Gypsum Fibrosum Recens Sheng Shi Gao 20-48g Clears Heat, drains Fire, clears excess Heat from the Lungs, clears Blazing Stomach Fire, nourishes Body Fluids and stops thirst.
With Zhi Mu, for high fever from Wind-Heat, Qi Stage Heat or Yang Ming Heat with irritability and extreme thirst.
Rz. Anemarrhenae Zhi Mu 9-18g Clears Heat, drains Fire, Nourishes Yin, moistens Dryness and generates fluids.
Ram. Cinnamomi Gui Zhi 5-9g Releases external Wind-Cold from the muscle layer, harmonizes the Ying and Wei, warms the channels and collaterals, relieves pain, disperse, Cold, unblocks Yang, transforms Qi, warms and facilitates the flow of Yang Qi in the chest and warms and facilitates the flow of Blood through the vessels.
Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata Zhi Gan Cao 3-6g Alleviates pain, and moderates and harmonizes the properties of the other herbs.
Sm. Oryzae Geng Mi 6-30g Tonifies Yang, tonifies Qi, stops restlessness, stops thirst and generates fluids.
  • Clears Heat
  • Generates Fluids
  • Stops pain
  • Wind-Damp-Heat Bi
  • Warm malarial disorders with intense Internal Heat and mild External Cold
  • Fever maybe high
  • Maybe slight chills
  • Perspiration
  • Nervousness
  • Thirst
  • Irritability
  • Arthralgia involving one or several joints
  • Dry mouth and tongue
  • Localized redness and Heat
  • Swelling of the joints with burning pain
  • Severe limitation of movement
  • Aversion to Heat
  • Restlessness
  • Flushed face
  • Desire for cold drinks
  • Pain worse at night
  • Pain relieved by Cold
  • Occasional vomiting
  • T: Pink or Red
  • C: White or Yellow
  • P: Wiry and rapid or Slippery and rapid or Big and forceful
CONTRAINDICATIONS
HERB/DRUG INTERACTIONS
For rheumatoid arthritis with Heat predominant: For malarial disorders:
+ Flos Lonicerae Jin Yin Hua + Hb. Artemisiae Annuae Qing Hao
+ Fr. Forsythiae Lian Qiao + Rx. Dichroa Chang Shan
+ Rz. Curcumae Longae Jiang Huang
For Wind-type joint pain:
+ Rx. Clematidis Wei Ling Xian + Caulis Lonicerae Ren Dong Teng
+ Rx. Stephaniae Tetrandrae Han Fang Ji
For Damp-type pain and heaviness:
+ Rz. Atractylodis Cang Zhu
+ Ram. Mori Sang Zhi
For petechiae:
+ Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi + Rx. Scrophulariae Xuan Shen
+ Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang + Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
+ Fr. Kochiae Di Fu Zi
For scapulohumeral periarthritis:
+ Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao + 9g Ram. Mori Sang Zhi
For brachial plexus neuritis: + 9g Ramus Lonicerae Ren Dong Teng
+ 30g Flos Lonicerae Jin Yin Hua + 9g Rz. Curcumae Longae Jiang Huang
+ 12g Cx. Erythrinae Hai Tong Pi
+ 12g Rx. Clematidis Wei Ling Xian + 9g Cx. Phellodendri Huang Bai
+ 12g Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi + 6g Caulis Sargentodoxae Hong Teng
+ 12g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
For brachial plexus neuritis with pain radiating to the back:
+ 10g Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li + 30g Flos Lonicerae Jin Yin Hua
For brachial plexus neuritis with pain radiating to the back and arm: + 12g Cx. Erythrinae Hai Tong Pi
+ 30g Flos Lonicerae Jin Yin Hua + 12g Rx. Clematidis Wei Ling Xian
+ 12g Cx. Erythrinae Hai Tong Pi + 12g Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
+ 12g Rx. Clematidis Wei Ling Xian + 12g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
+ 12g Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
+ 12g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao + 10g Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li
+ Rx Puerariae Gen Gen
+ 10g Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li + Rz. et Rx. Notopterygii Qiang Huo
+ Rx. Curcumae Yu Jin + Rz. Cibotii Gou Ji
+ Ram. Mori Sang Zhi For brachial plexus neuritis with Dampness:
For brachial plexus neuritis with Yin Deficiency and Fire rising: + 30g Flos Lonicerae Jin Yin Hua
+ 30g Flos Lonicerae Jin Yin Hua + 12g Cx. Erythrinae Hai Tong Pi
+ 12g Cx. Erythrinae Hai Tong Pi + 12g Rx. Clematidis Wei Ling Xian
+ 12g Rx. Clematidis Wei Ling Xian + 12g Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi
+ 12g Cx. Moutan Mu Dan Pi + 12g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
+ 12g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
+ 10g Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li
+ 10g Fr. Tribuli Bai Ji Li + Bombyx Batryticatus Jiang Can
+ Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang + Faeces Bombycis Can Sha
+ Rx. Ophiopogonis Mai Men Dong + Sm. Phaseoli Chi Xiao Dou
For shoulder pain: + Sm Coicis Yi Yi Ren
+ 9g Ram. Mori Sang Zhi For rheumatoid arthritis:
+ 9g Caulis Lonicerae Ren Dong Teng
+ two or three of the following:
+ 9g Cx. Phellodendri Huang Bai Caulis Lonicerae Ren Dong Teng
+ 6g Caulis Sargentodoxae Hong Teng Ram. et Fol. Tamaricis Xi He Liu
Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
+ 9g Rz. Curcumae Longae Jiang Huang Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang
Rx. Stephaniae Tetrandrae Han Fang Ji
   
    Calcitum Han Shui Shi