The herbal formula "run chang wan" , 润肠丸, which in english is "lubricate the intestines pills", is categorized within the "drain downward" functional grouping and within the "moisten the intestines and unblock the bowels" sub-category.
You may also see this formula referenced by: Run Chang Tang, Peach Kernel Pills, Tao Ren Wan, Fructus Persica Pills.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
Run Chang Wan has some precautions to be considered (see our precautions list).
Our shop contains run chang 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. Run Chang Wan is generally comprised of the following herbs:
Drains heat and purges accumulations - high fever, profuse sweating, thirst, constipation, abdominal distention and pain, delirium, yellow tongue coating, full pulse which indicates intestinal heat e…
Tonifies the blood, regulates menses - pallid, ashen complexion, tinnitus, blurred vision, palpitations, irregular menses, amenorrhea, dysmenorrhea. Invigorates/harmonizes the blood, disperses cold …
Calms the spirit - palpitations, anxiety, restlessness, insomnia. Benefits the yin, anchors floating yang - irritable, insomnia, dizziness, headache, tinnitus, blurred vision, bad temper, red flushe…
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. Run Chang Wan is a candidate for consideration when needing to influence kidney yin deficiency, large intestine dryness and/or spleen blood deficiency.
Run Chang Wan may potentially be used, in coordination with a well tailored overall approach, to influence the following conditions: constipation
As noted above, run chang wan is within the drain downward functional group. And it appears within the sub-category "moisten the intestines and unblock the bowels", which contains the following formulas:
Constipation with dry/difficult to expel stools along with frequent urination. Pulse will be submerged and rapid or floating and choppy and the Tongue will have a dry, yellow coating.
All formulas in the primary category of "drain downward" are listed below.
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