Xiyangshen

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Tonify Yin
05-TYI-06

Shashen / Tianmendong / Maimendong / Sangjisheng / Guiban / Xiyangshen
Rx Panacis Quinquefolii / Xiyangshen


CHINESE : XIYANGSHEN
LATIN : Rx Panacis Quinquefolii
ENGLISH : American Ginseng
TRIVIAL : Western seas root

CATEGORY : Tonify Yin
Properties : Sweet, slightly bitter. Cold
Channels : Ht, Ki, Lu


ACTIONS
Benefits Qi, generates fluids, nourishes Yin. Nurtures Lu Yin, clears Fire from Lu.
More for Yin xu patterns than Rx Ginseng/Renshen.


INDICATIONS
Lu Yin xu, with blazing Fire: Lu loses clearing and dispersing function: wheezing, coughing (blood streaked sputum), loss of voice due to Lu Yin xu.


CONTRA-INDICATIONS
Damp-Cold St.
Incompatible with Rh et Rx Veratri/Lilu

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