Bai Zhi Angelica Root - Chinese Herbal Medicine

Bai Zhi Names

  • English Name: Angelica Root
  • Pinyin Name: Bai Zhi

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Bai Zhi Cautions

    Contraindication Notes:

    • Avoid in Yin/Blood deficiency
    • Avoid in Heat in the Blood

Bai Zhi Clinical Usages and Indications

  • Expels wind-cold, dampness
  • Opens nasal passages, sinus congestion (particularly with green discharge), alleviates pain (especially in the head region)
  • Resolve wind-cold symptoms especially with headaches (yangming - ST), supraorbital pain, congestion
  • Useful for swollen gums and toothache

Bai Zhi Dosage and Prep Notes

  • Dosage: 3-9g

Bai Zhi Appears In 9 Formulas

Bao Ji Wan

  • Po Chai Pills
  • Empirical formula for food poisioning.  Also useful for overeating, excessive drinking - over indulgence in general.  Symptoms include abdominal pain, bloating, belching, reflux, nausea, vomiting, aversion to food, possibly diarrhea.

  • Clear Heat
  • Clear Heat From The Organs

Bi Yan Wan

Huo Xiang Zheng Qi Wan

  • Agastache Powder to Correct the Qi
  • Fever w/chills, chest oppression, abdominal pain, nausea, possibly vomiting and/or diarrhea, loss of taste, headache.

    The Pulse will be soggy and moderate and the Tongue will have a white greasy coating.

  • Expel Dampness
  • Transform Damp Turbidity

Te Xiao Bi Min Gan Wan

Xiang Sha Liu Jun Zi Wan

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