The herbal formula "yue ju wan" , 越鞠丸, which in english is "escape restraint pill", is categorized within the "regulate the qi" functional grouping and within the "promote the movement of qi" sub-category.
You may also see this formula referenced by: Yue Chu Wan, Xiong Zhu Wan, Cyperus and Atractylodes Formula, Stagnation Relieving Pill.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
Yue Ju Wan has some precautions to be considered (see our precautions list).
Our shop contains yue ju 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. Yue Ju Wan is generally comprised of the following herbs:
Strongly dries dampness, strengthens spleen - low appetite, diarrhea, epigastric distention, fatigue, vomiting, greasy tongue coat. Expels wind-damp-cold (bi-syndrome) in extremities. Clears damp-h…
Invigorate blood, promote movement of Qi - any blood stasis pattern, important for gynecological issues (amenorrhea, dysmenorrhea, difficult labor, lochioschesis). Expels wind and alleviates pain - …
Reduces food stagnation, strengthens stomach - stomach cold with food stagnation or accumulation, with epigastric and abdominal fullness or distention, lack of appetite, borborygmus, and diarrhea. A…
Spreads and regulates the Qi, soothes the liver - hypochondriac pain, epigastric distention, disharmony between the liver and the spleen. Regulates menses, alleviates pain (by resolving liver qi sta…
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. Yue Ju Wan is a candidate for consideration when needing to influence blood stagnation, liver blood stagnation, liver qi stagnation, stomach blood stagnation and/or stomach food stagnation.
Yue Ju Wan may potentially be used, in coordination with a well tailored overall approach, to influence the following conditions: abdominal pain, acid reflux disease (gerd), chronic cholecystitis, depression, epigastric pain, gallstones (cholelithiasis), gastritis, generalized anxiety disorder (gad), migraines, nausea, panic attack, peptic ulcer, plum pit qi, schizophrenia and/or vomiting
As noted above, yue ju wan is within the regulate the qi functional group. And it appears within the sub-category "promote the movement of qi", which contains the following formulas:
Plum pit qi (globus hystericus) and/or difficulty with swallowing from liver qi stagnation. Coughing, hiccups, nausea and possible vomitting from rebellious qi and phlegm.
Irritibility or easily prone to outburts or anger. Liver disease such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, fatty liver. Jaundice - yellowing of the skin, brittle nails, pale complexion.
All formulas in the primary category of "regulate the qi" are listed below.
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