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SYMPTOMS INDEX - THE THREE TREASURES

Cross reference of symptoms and signs with formulae

A

   
ABDOMINAL DISTENSION
Break into a Smile
Freeing the Sun
Prosperous Earth
Smooth Passage
Soothe the Centre

ABDOMINAL FULLNESS
Smooth Passage
Soothe the Centre

ABDOMINAL LUMPS
Stir Field of Elixir

ABDOMINAL PAIN
Children's Herbal Sentinel
Smooth Passage
Stir Field of Elixir

ACNE (ACUTE ATTACK OF)
Expel Toxic-Heat

AGITATION
Drain Fire
Nourish the Soul
Red Stirring
Stir Field of Elixir

ALLERGIC ASTHMA
Clear Qi
Herbal Sentinel - Yang
Herbal Sentinel - Yin

ALLERGIC RHINITIS
Children's Herbal Sentinel
Clear Qi (rhinitis with wheezing)
Expel Wind-Cold
Herbal Sentinel - Yang
Herbal Sentinel - Yin
Jade Screen
  ANGER (PROPENSITY TO OUTBURST OF)
Drain Fire
Settling the Soul

ANXIETY
Benefit the Sinews
Brighten the Eyes
Calm the Shen
Clear the Soul
Drain Fire
Freeing the Sun
Nourish the Soul
Open the Heart
Red Stirring
Settling the Soul
Soothe the Shen

APPETITE (POOR)
Breaking Clouds
Bright Spirit
Calm the Shen
Central Mansion
Children's Herbal Sentinel
Drain Fields
Ease the Muscles
Harmonize the Centre
Herbal Sentinel - Yang
Herbal Sentinel - Yin
Prosperous Earth
Smooth Passage
Soothe the Centre
Tonify Qi and Ease the Muscles

B

   
BACKACHE (CHRONIC)
Arouse Power
Benefit the Sinews
Invigorate the Root
Water Passages

BEARING DOWN SENSATION
Breaking Clouds
Tonify Qi and Ease the Muscles
Water Passages

BELCHING
Break into a Smile
Buddha's Hand
Release Constraint
Soothe the Centre

BITTER TASTE
Drain Fire
Freeing the Sun

BLOOD IN STOOLS
Calm the Shen
Drain Fire

BLOOD IN URINE
Calm the Shen
Drain Fire
  BLOOD-SHOT EYES
Drain Fire

BLURRED VISION
Bend Bamboo
Brighten the Eyes
Brocade Sinews
Clear Yang
Invigorate the Root
Nourish the Root
Nourish the Root and Clear Wind
Root the Spirit

BREATHLESSNESS
Breaking Clouds
Clear Qi
Clear the Soul
Open the Heart
Release Constraint

C

   
CARBUNCLES
Expel Toxic-Heat

CATARRH
Clear Yang
Limpid Sea

CHEST (FEELING OF OPPRESSION)
Bright Spirit
Clear Metal
Clear Qi
Clear the Soul
Clear Yang
Limpid Sea
Open the Heart
Red Stirring
Release Constraint
Ringing Metal

CHEST PAIN
Peaceful Sunset
Red Stirring

COLD BACK AND KNEES
Invigorate the Root

COLD LIMBS
Bright Spirit
Herbal Sentinel - Yang
Strengthen the Root
  COLDS (PROPENSITY TO CATCH)
Children's Herbal Sentinel
Herbal Sentinel - Yang
Herbal Sentinel - Yin
Prosperous Earth

COMMON COLD
Expel Wind-Cold
Expel Wind-Heat

CONSTIPATION
Drain Fire
Freeing the Sun
Invigorate the Root

CONSTIPATION/DIARRHOEA (ALTERNATING)
Peaceful Sunset
Smooth Passage

COUGH (EXTERNAL)
Central Mansion
Clear Metal
Clear Qi
Limpid Sea
Ringing Metal

CRAVING FOR SWEETS
Breaking Clouds
Prosperous Earth

CRYING
Soothe the Shen

D

   
DEPRESSION
Arouse Power
Break into a Smile
Breaking Clouds
Brighten the Eyes
Bright Spirit
Calm the Shen
Clear the Soul
Freeing the Sun
Herbal Sentinel - Yang
Open the Heart
Prosperous Earth
Red Stirring
Release Constraint
Searching Soul
Soothe the Shen
Strengthen the Root
Tonify Qi and Ease the Muscles

DERMATITIS
Clear Lustre

DESIRE TO LIE DOWN
Prosperous Earth

DESPONDENCE
Breaking Clouds

DIABETES (LATE ONSET)
Central Mansion
Harmonize the Centre
Jade Spring

DIARRHOEA
Central Mansion
Chemo-Support
Qi-Support

DIGESTION (POOR)
Bright Spirit
Buddha's Hand
Central Mansion
Chemo-Support
Children's Herbal Sentinel
Clear the Soul
Freeing the Sun
Harmonize the Centre
Invigorate the Root
Jade Spring
Prosperous Earth
Qi-Support
Soothe the Centre

DIRECTION (LACK OF SENSE OF)
Searching Soul

DISORIENTATION
Soothe the Shen

DIZZINESS
Arouse Power
Bend Bamboo
Benefit the Sinews
Brighten the Eyes
Brocade Sinews
Clear the Root
Clear the Soul
Clear Yang
Drain Fire
Herbal Sentinel - Yin
Invigorate the Root
Limpid Sea
Nourish the Root
Nourish the Root and Clear Wind
Nourish the Soul
Peaceful Sunset
Separate Clear and Turbid
Strengthen the Root
Tonify Qi and Ease the Muscles
Water Passages
  DREAM-DISTURBED SLEEP
Clear the Soul
Drain Fire
Freeing the Sun
Root the Spirit

DRY EYES
Brighten the Eyes
Brocade Sinews
Nourish the Root
Nourish the Root and Clear Wind

DRY HAIR
Bend Bamboo
Brighten the Eyes
Brocade Sinews

DRY LIPS
Jade Spring

DRY MOUTH
Jade Spring
Nourish the Root
Nourish the Soul
Soothe the Centre

DRY SKIN AND HAIR
Bend Bamboo
Brocade Sinews
Glorious Sea
Nourish the Root
Nourish the Root and Clear Wind

DRY STOOLS
Central Mansion
Drain Fire
Jade Spring
Nourish the Root

DYSMENORRHOEA
Stir Field of Elixir

E

   
EAR INFECTION
Drain Fire

ECZEMA
Clear Lustre
Expel Toxic-Heat

ENDOMETRIOSIS
Stir Field of Elixir

EPIGASTRIC FULLNESS (FEELING OF)
Buddha's Hand
Central Mansion
Drain Fields
Ease the Muscles
Harmonize the Centre
Soothe the Centre

EPIGASTRIC HEAVINESS (FEELING OF)
Central Mansion
Drain Fields
Ease the Muscles
Soothe the Centre
  EPIGASTRIC OPPRESSION (FEELING OF)
Clear the Soul
Drain Fields
Ease the Muscles
Release Constraint

EPIGASTRIC PAIN/DISTENSION
Break into a Smile
Buddha's Hand
Central Mansion
Freeing the Sun
Harmonize the Centre
Jade Spring
Soothe the Centre

EXCITEMENT (EXCESSIVE)
Settling the Soul

F

   
FACE (PAIN)
Welcome Fragrance

FEELING OF COLD
Herbal Sentinel - Yang
Invigorate the Root
Separate Clear and Turbid
Strengthen the Root

FEELING OF HEAT
Drain Fire
Ease the Muscles
Herbal Sentinel - Yin
Nourish the Root
  FEVER
Clear Metal
Expel Wind-Cold
Expel Wind-Heat
Ringing Metal

FIVE-PALM HEAT
Nourish the Root

FLATULENCE
Break into a Smile

FRIGIDITY
Arouse Power

G

   
GOUT
Clear Channels
   

H

   
HAIR LOSS
Chemo-Support
Qi-Support

HEADACHES
Bend Bamboo
Brighten the Eyes
Clear Yang
Drain Fire
Expel Wind-Cold
Freeing the Sun
Peaceful Sunset
Release Constraint
Red Stirring
Welcome Fragrance

HEAVINESS (FEELING OF)
Clear Yang
Drain Fields
Ease the Muscles
  HERPES - SIMPLEX, ZOSTER OR GENITAL (ACUTE ATTACK OF)
Expel Toxic-Heat

HYPERACTIVITY
Nourish the Soul

HYPERTENSION
Clear Yang
Peaceful Sunset

HYPOGASTRIC DISTENSION
Clear the Root
Freeing the Sun
Separate Clear and Turbid
Water Passages

I

   
IMPOTENCE
Arouse Power
Strengthen the Root

INDECISION
Bright Spirit
Searching Soul

INFERTILITY
Nourish the Root
Strengthen the Root

INFLUENZA
Expel Wind-Heat

INSOMNIA
Arouse Power
Brighten the Eyes
Brocade Sinews
Calm the Shen
Clear the Soul
Drain Fire
Freeing the Sun
Limpid Sea
Nourish the Root
Nourish the Soul
Peaceful Sunset
Red Stirring
Ringing Metal
Root the Spirit
Settling the Soul
  IRRITABILITY
Break into a Smile
Drain Fire
Open the Heart
Red Stirring
Release Constraint
Smooth Passage
Stir Field of Elixir

ITCHING
Glorious Sea

J

   
JOINT PAIN
Benefit the Sinews
Brocade Sinews
Clear Channels
Invigorate the Root
Nourish the Root and Clear Wind
   

K

   
KNEE ACHE
Invigorate the Root
Nourish the Root
Nourish the Root and Clear Wind
Strengthen the Root
   

L

   
LIBIDO (LOW)
Arouse Power

LIMBS (WEAKNESS OF)
Central Mansion

LOOSE STOOLS
Breaking Clouds
Calm the Shen
Central Mansion
Drain Fields
Ease the Muscles
Freeing the Sun
Herbal Sentinel - Yang
Prosperous Earth
Soothe the Centre
Strengthen the Root
  LOWER BACKACHE
Brighten the Eyes
Herbal Sentinel - Yang
Herbal Sentinel - Yin
Nourish the Root
Nourish the Root and Clear Wind
Separate Clear and Turbid
Strengthen the Root

M

   
MANIC BEHAVIOUR
Settling the Soul

MELANCHOLY
Soothe the Shen

MEMORY (POOR)
Bend Bamboo
Brighten the Eyes
Brocade Sinews
Calm the Shen
Clear the Root
Drain Fields
Ease the Muscles
Nourish the Root and Clear Wind
Root the Spirit
Tonify Qi and Ease the Muscles

MENTAL CONFUSION
Benefit the Sinews
Red Stirring
Searching Soul
Soothe the Shen

MENTAL RESTLESSNESS
Benefit the Sinews
Clear the Soul
Jade Spring
Nourish the Soul
Stir Field of Elixir
  MOODINESS
Bright Spirit

MOUTH ULCERS
Jade Spring

MUCUS IN STOOLS
Chemo-Support
Qi-Support
Smooth Passage

MUMPS
Expel Wind-Heat

MUSCLE ACHE
Drain Fields
Ease the Muscles
Tonify Qi and Ease the Muscles

MUZZINESS / FUZZINESS OF THE HEAD
Clear Yang
Drain Fields
Ease the Muscles

MYOMAS (FIBROIDS)
Stir Field of Elixir

N

   
NAUSEA/VOMITING
Bend Bamboo
Buddha's Hand
Central Mansion
Chemo-Support
Clear the Soul
Clear Yang
Drain Fields
Limpid Sea
Qi-Support
Release Constraint

NIGHT-SWEATING
Herbal Sentinel - Yin
Nourish the Soul
Nourish the Root
Nourish the Root and Clear Wind
Root the Spirit
  NOSEBLEED
Drain Fire

NOSE (BLOCKED)
Jade Screen
Welcome Fragrance

O

   
OBESITY
Harmonize the Centre

OEDEMA OF ANKLES
Strengthen the Root
  OVARIAN CYSTS
Stir Field of Elixir

P

   
PALE COMPLEXION
Breaking Clouds
Brighten the Eyes
Bright Spirit (dull)
Central Mansion (dull)
Clear the Soul (dull)

PALPITATIONS
Bright Spirit
Calm the Shen
Clear the Soul
Limpid Sea
Nourish the Soul
Red Stirring

PERIOD BLOOD CLOTTED
Stir Field of Elixir

PERIODS (HEAVY)
Calm the Shen
Drain Fire

PERIODS (IRREGULAR)
Stir Field of Elixir

PERIODS (SCANTY)
Bend Bamboo
Brighten the Eyes
Calm the Shen
Root the Spirit
  PERIODS STOPPING AND STARTING
Stir Field of Elixir

PETECHIAE
Calm the Shen

PHLEGM ON CHEST
Clear the Soul
Limpid Sea
Peaceful Sunset
Ringing Metal

POOR APPETITE
Soothe the Shen

POOR MEMORY
Soothe the Shen

PREMATURE EJACULATION
Arouse Power
Strengthen the Root

PREMENSTRUAL TENSION
Clear the Soul

PROSTATITIS/PROSTATE HYPERTROPHY
Clear the Root

PURPLE LIPS
Bright Spirit

PURPURA
Peaceful Sunset

PUSTULES
Expel Toxic-Heat

R

   
RELATIONSHIP PROBLEMS
Searching Soul

RESTLESS SLEEP
Soothe the Shen

RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS
Clear Channels

RIGIDITY OF THE JOINTS
Benefit the Sinews
  RUNNY NOSE
Children's Herbal Sentinel
Expel Wind-Cold
Jade Screen
Welcome Fragrance
Expel Wind-Heat

S


   
SADNESS
Breaking Clouds
Open the Heart
Searching Soul
Soothe the Shen

SHIVERING (AND FEVER)
Expel Wind-Cold
Expel Wind-Heat

SHORTNESS OF BREATH
Bright Spirit
Strengthen the Root

SIGHING
Bright Spirit
Clear the Soul
Open the Heart
Release Constraint

SINUSITIS
Expel Toxic-Heat
Jade Screen
Welcome Fragrance

SKIN SPOTS
Clear Lustre
Glorious Sea
  SKIN RASH
Clear Lustre
Glorious Sea
Jade Spring

SMELL (LOSS OF SENSE OF)
Welcome Fragrance

SNEEZING
Expel Wind-Cold
Expel Wind-Heat
Jade Screen

SORE THROAT
Expel Wind-Heat

SOUR REGURGITATION
Buddha's Hand

SPUTUM (IN THROAT)
Bright Spirit

SWEATING
Herbal Sentinel - Yang
Herbal Sentinel - Yin

T

   
TALKING (INCESSANT)
Settling the Soul

TASTE (BITTER)
Clear the Soul
Ease the Muscles

TASTE (STICKY)
Buddha's Hand
Clear the Soul
Clear Yang
Drain Fields
Ease the Muscles

THIRST
Drain Fire
Freeing the Sun
Peaceful Sunset
Ringing Metal

THIRST (WITH DESIRE TO DRINK IN SMALL SIPS)
Jade Spring
Nourish the Root

THROAT (FEELING OF LUMP IN)
Bright Spirit
Open the Heart

TICS
Clear Yang

TIMIDITY
Searching Soul

TINGLING LIMBS
Bend Bamboo
Brighten the Eyes
Brocade Sinews
Invigorate the Root
Root the Spirit

TINNITUS
Arouse Power
Benefit the Sinews
Brighten the Eyes
Clear the Root
Drain Fire
Herbal Sentinel - Yin
Invigorate the Root
Nourish the Root
Nourish the Root and Clear Wind
Nourish the Soul
Peaceful Sunset
Strengthen the Root
Water Passages
  TIREDNESS
Benefit the Sinews
Breaking Clouds
Brighten the Eyes
Calm the Shen
Central Mansion
Chemo-Support
Children's Herbal Sentinel
Clear the Root
Drain Fields
Ease the Muscles
Harmonize the Centre
Herbal Sentinel - Yang
Herbal Sentinel - Yin
Invigorate the Root
Jade Spring
Nourish the Root
Prosperous Earth
Qi-Support
Release Constraint
Separate Clear and Turbid
Smooth Passage
Soothe the Centre
Soothe the Shen
Strengthen the Root
Tonify Qi and Ease the Muscles
Water Passages
Welcome Fragrance

TONGUE ULCERS
Drain Fire

TONSILS (SWOLLEN-INFLAMED)
Expel Toxic-Heat
Expel Wind-Heat

TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA
Peaceful Sunset

U

   
URINATION (BURNING ON)
Drain Fire
Water Passages

URINATION (DIFFICULT)
Arouse Power
Clear the Root
Separate Clear and Turbid
Water Passages

URINATION (FREQUENT-PALE)
Herbal Sentinel-Yang
Invigorate the Root
Strengthen the Root

URINATION (FREQUENT-SCANTY)
Clear the Root
Separate Clear and Turbid
  URINATION (SCANTY-DARK)
Drain Fire
Nourish the Root

URINATION (WEAK STREAM)
Clear the Root

URINE (BLOOD IN)
Drain Fire

URINE (CLOUDY)
Separate Clear and Turbid

URINARY INCONTINENCE
Separate Clear and Turbid

V


   
VOMITING
Buddha's Hand
Chemo-Support
Clear the Soul
Clear Yang
Limpid Sea
Qi-Support
   

W


   
WEAK KNEES
Invigorate the Root

WEAK VOICE
Breaking Clouds
Herbal Sentinel - Yang
Herbal Sentinel - Yin

WHEEZING
Clear Qi
Prosperous Earth
  WILLPOWER (LACK OF)
Benefit the Sinews
Breaking Clouds
Invigorate the Root
Searching Soul