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Yanhusuo Tang

The Prescription of Yanhusuo Tang


The book Sheng Ji Zong Lu



Yan Hu Suo: Activating blood, promoting the flow of qi to alleviate pain.

Niu Xi: Activating blood and dredging meridians, tonifying liver and kidney, strengthening tendon and bone, promoting diuresis and relieving stranguria, conducting fire (blood) to go downward.

Ren Shen: Powerfully reinforcing original qi, tonifying zang-organ qi, promoting the generation of body fluid to alleviate thirst.

Dang Gui: Tonifying blood and activating blood, alleviating pain and moistening intestines.

Sheng Di: Removing heat from the blood, arresting bleeding, nourishing Yin, reducing fever.

Chuan Xiong: Activating blood circulation and promoting the flow of qi, expelling wind to alleviate pain.

The Effect of Yanhusuo Tang


Postpartum shock.


Decoct in water for oral dose to be taken twice.