Traditional Chinese Medicine - Herbal Formulas - Functional Groupings

Functional GroupingNum of Formulas
Calm The Spirit7
 -- Nourish the Heart and Calm the Spirit5
 -- Sedate and Calm the Spirit2
Clear Heat11
 -- Clear Heat and Relieve Toxicity3
 -- Clear Heat From Deficiency2
 -- Clear Heat From The Nutritive Level and Cool The Blood2
 -- Clear Heat From The Organs4
 -- Clear Heat From The Qi Level0
 -- Relieve Summerheat0
Drain Downward2
 -- Drive Out Excess Water0
 -- Moisten the Intestines and Unblock the Bowels2
 -- Purge Heat Accumulation0
 -- Warm the Yang and Guide Out Accumulation0
Expel Dampness11
 -- Clear Damp-Heat5
 -- Dispel Wind-Dampness3
 -- Promote Urination and Leach out Dampness1
 -- Transform Damp Turbidity1
 -- Warm and Transform Water and Dampness1
Expel Parasites1
Expel Wind3
 -- Extinguish Internal Wind1
 -- Release Wind from the Skin and Channels2
Harmonize12
 -- Harmonize Lesser Yang Stage Disorders0
 -- Harmonize the Stomach and Intestines1
 -- Regulate and Harmonize the Liver and Spleen10
Invigorate the Blood13
 -- Invigorate the Blood and Dispel Blood Stasis10
 -- Invigorate the Blood from Traumatic Injury1
 -- Warm the Menses and Dispel Blood Stasis2
Open the Orifices1
 -- Clear Heat and Open The Orifices1
 -- Scour Phlegm and Open the Orifices0
 -- Warms and Opens the Orifices0
Reduce Food Stagnation2
Regulate the Qi3
 -- Direct Rebellious Qi Downward1
 -- Promote the Movement of Qi2
Release the Exterior4
 -- Release Early Stage Exterior Disorders0
 -- Release Exterior Cold0
 -- Release Exterior Disorders with Head and Neck Symptoms0
 -- Release Exterior Disorders with Interior Deficiency0
 -- Release Exterior Wind Heat2
 -- Release Exterior-Interior Excess1
Stabilize and Bind2
 -- Restrain Leakage from the Intestines0
 -- Stabilize the Exterior and the Lungs1
 -- Stabilize the Kidneys1
 -- Stabilize the Womb0
Stop Bleeding1
 -- Clear Heat and Stop Bleeding0
 -- Tonify and Stop Bleeding1
Tonify28
 -- Tonify the Blood1
 -- Tonify the Qi8
 -- Tonify the Qi and Blood7
 -- Tonify the Yin9
 -- Warm and Tonify the Yang3
Treat Dryness4
 -- Enrich the Yin and Moisten Dryness4
 -- Gently Disperse and Moisten Dryness0
Treat Phlegm6
 -- Clear Heat and Transform Phlegm2
 -- Dry Dampness and Expel Phlegm1
 -- Induce Vomiting to Discharge Phlegm0
 -- Moisten Dryness and Transform Phlegm0
 -- Transform Phlegm and Dissipate Nodules0
 -- Transform Phlegm and Extinguish Wind2
 -- Warm and Transform Cold-Phlegm1
Warm Interior Cold2
 -- Rescue Devastated Yang1
 -- Warm the Channels and Disperse Cold0
 -- Warm the Middle and Dispel Cold1

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