|Chinese Formula ||Actions ||Indications ||Symptoms related to painful bones |
|Gui Zhi Qu Shao Yao Jia Ma Huang Xi Xin Fu Zi Tang
Cinnamon Twig Decoction minus Peony, plus Ephedra, Asarum and Prepared Aconite
Warms the Middle Burner.
||Hard, broad focal distension in the epigastrium due to Cold. ||Aversion to cold;
Numbness of the limbs;
Slow-Deep pulse (Chi Chen).
|Gan Cao Fu Zi Tang
Licorice and Prepared Aconite Decoction
|Disperses Damp and Wind;
Warms the channels.
||Wind-Damp both in the Exterior and Interior. ||Difficulty in flexing and extending the limbs;
Pain which is worse upon pressure and touch;
Aversion to cold;
Slight swelling of the body;
Wearing more clothing (failing to uncloth);
Swollen tongue, white coating;
Floating-Slippery pulse (Fu Hua).