Yuan Zhi (Senega Root) - Chinese Herbal Medicine

  • English Name:  Senega Root
  • Pinyin Name:  Yuan Zhi
  • Calms the spirit, quiets the heart - insomnia, palpitations, anxiety, restlessness.
  • Expels phlegm from the lungs, clears the heart orifices - copious sputum, mental confusion, seizures.
  • Reduces abscesses, dissipate swellings - boils, sores, painful breasts.
Functional Grouping (See All)
  • Herbs That Nourish The Heart and Calm The Spirit

  • Dosage and Preparation Notes
    • Dosage: 3-9g
    Channels/Meridians Influenced (See All)

     ◦ Heart ◦ Lung

    Associated Temperature and Taste (See All)

     ◦ Warm (Wen) ◦ Bitter (Ku) ◦ Acrid



    Herbal Formulas Which Include Yuan Zhi

    Below you will find Traditional Chinese Medicine herbal formulas which contain Yuan Zhi (in alphabetical order). You May click on the name of the formula for more details or click on any of the products from our store to read usage information or to purchase a particular formula.

    TCM FormulaClinical Functions
    Te Xiao Zao Ren An Mian Wan

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    Tian Wan Bu Xin Wan

    Anxiety, insomnia, irritability, night sweats, low grade fever, restless sleep, poor memory, poor focus and concentration, nocturnal emissions, dry stools.

    Pulse will be thin and rapid and the Tongue will be red with little coating.

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    Related Conditions:

     ◦ Insomnia ◦ Anxiety

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