Theory

Yu Jin Tumeric Tuber - Chinese Herbal Medicine


Yu Jin Names

  • English Name: Tumeric Tuber
  • Pinyin Name: Yu Jin

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Yu Jin Cautions


Yu Jin Clinical Usages and Indications

  • Invigorate blood, break up stasis - used topically and internally for traumatic pain, and to speed healing process of chronic sores.
  • Promotes movement of Qi - liver qi stagnation, menstrual pain, chest, flank pain.
  • Clears heat, cools blood - hot phlegm obstructs heart orifices with symptoms like anxiety, agitation, seizures.
  • Benefits gallbladder - jaundice.


Yu Jin Dosage and Prep Notes

  • Dosage: 4.5-9g




Clinician Notes


Yu Jin Appears In 2 Formulas

An Gong Niu Huang Wan

  • Calm The Palace Pill With Cattle Gallstone
    • Resuscitates, clears heat, calms shen, and expels phelgm - coma arising from stroke, convulsions, loss of consciousness.
  • Clear Heat
  • Clear Heat and Open The Orifices
  • Cautions
  • Pregnancy
    • Do not take this formula when pregnant.

Wen Jing Wan




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