Herbal Formula Database
The herbal formula "mai men dong yin zi wan" , 麥門冬湯, which in english is "ophiopogon and trichosanthes combination", is categorized within the "treat dryness" functional grouping and within the "enrich the yin and moisten dryness" sub-category.
You may also see this formula referenced by: Mai Men Dong Yin Zi.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
Our shop contains mai men dong yin zi wan from the following manufacturer:
For many reasons such as availability, ecological choices, and/or price, each manufacturer or herbalist may well adjust the exact composition of a specific formula. Mai Men Dong Yin Zi Wan is generally comprised of the following herbs:
A single formula, alone, may not be sufficient to fully address a particular TCM diagnostic pattern. Formulas may be used alone, in combinations, and/or in stages. Mai Men Dong Yin Zi Wan is a candidate for consideration when needing to influence lung yin deficiency, stomach rebellious qi and/or stomach yin deficiency.
As noted above, mai men dong yin zi wan is within the treat dryness functional group. And it appears within the sub-category "enrich the yin and moisten dryness", which contains the following formulas:
All formulas in the primary category of "treat dryness" are listed below.
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