Other Name: Warm the Gallbladder Pills, Bamboo & Hoelen Combination
Ingredients (Pin Yin): Zhu ru, Zhi shi, Ban xia, Chen pi, Fu ling, Gan cao, Sheng jiang, Da zao
Ingredients: Bambusa tuldoides shavings, Citrus aurantium fruit-immature, Pinellia ternata rhizome, Citrus reticulata peel, Poria cocos fungus, Glycyrrhiza uralensis root, Zingiber officinale rhizome-fresh, Ziziphus jujuba fruit
Other Ingredients: Activated carbon, Botanical wax, Talcum
TCM Functions: Regulates Qi, Clears and Transforms Phlegm Heat, Harmonizes the Gallbladder and Stomach, Calms the Shen
Standard Dosage: 8 pills, 3 x per day
Clinical Dosage: Administer half an hour before or one hour after eating. In the initial phases, dosage may be increased to 8-12 pills 3 times per day, then reduced to a maintenance dose as the formula takes effect. May be used long-term for several weeks to several months. May be used over the course of several years.Contraindications (all):
Use with caution in Yin deficiency. Contraindicated for Shen disturbance due to Yin or Blood deficiency. Use with caution during pregnancy as Zhi shi has some Qi dispersing and draining actions.