Herbal Formula Database
The herbal formula "wu ling san wan" , 五苓散, which in english is "five-ingredient powder with poria", is categorized within the "expel dampness" functional grouping and within the "promote urination and leach out dampness" sub-category.
You may also see this formula referenced by: Shui Tuo Wu Ling Wan, Five Ling Powder Pills, Wu Ling San Teapills, Wu Ling San, Hoelen Five Herb Formula, Powder Of Five Drugs Containing Poria.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
Our shop contains wu ling san 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. Wu Ling San 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. Wu Ling San Wan is a candidate for consideration when needing to influence spleen qi deficiency.
As noted above, wu ling san wan is within the expel dampness functional group. And it appears within the sub-category "promote urination and leach out dampness", which contains the following formulas:
All formulas in the primary category of "expel dampness" are listed below.
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