Theory

Diagnostic Information and Acupuncture and Herbal Treatment of Lung Qi Deficiency


Lung Qi Deficiency - Basics

Fatigue, SOB, weak voice, spontaneous daytime sweating, catch colds easily/frequently, pale complexion.

Pale, slightly swollen.

Empty.


Lung Qi Deficiency - Related Acupuncture Points

The following (8) acupuncture points may be useful for lung qi deficiency. A subset of these could potentially be useful with acupressure stimulation and/or tongren therapy methods as well.

Generally treatment would be based on the TCM patterns listed above instead of selecting points by function alone, (see general points selection rules.)




Lung Qi Deficiency - Formulas From Our Store

The following herbal formulas are potentially useful in the process of treating lung qi deficiency. For a complete list from our store with more details see our lung qi deficiency formula section.


Lung Qi Deficiency - Questions

Need treatment options for lung qi deficiency and not finding the information you need?

Using our forums our staff and our community may offer guidance with regards to the treatment of lung qi deficiency.



Lung Qi Deficiency - Related Chinese Herbs

The following (1) chinese herb may be useful for lung qi deficiency. When available, relevant formulas will appear below and/or in the store listings above.



The following (6) TCM Herbal Formulas May Be Useful For Lung Qi Deficiency

Bi Yan Wan

Bu Zhong Yi Qi Wan

  • Tonify the Middle and Augment the Qi Formula
  • For Spleen and Stomach Qi Deficiency - spontaneous sweating, aversion to cold, desire for warm beverages, shortness of breath, intermittent fever, weak speech/low voice, weak limbs, loose/watery stools.

    The Pulse will be deficient and rootless in the spleen position or simply deficient overall and the Tongue will be pale with a thin white coat.

  • Tonify
  • Tonify the Qi

Sheng Mai San Wan

Sheng Mai Yin Wan

Te Xiao Bi Min Gan Wan

Yu Ping Feng Wan

  • Jade Windscreen Formula
  • Frequent colds, flus, chronic bronchitis - general low immunity to common infections. Aversions to drafts, spontaneous sweating.

    The Tongue will be pale with a white coat and the Pulse will be floating, deficient and soft.

  • Stabilize and Bind
  • Stabilize the Exterior and the Lungs

Lung Qi Deficiency - Conditions and Possibilities

The Chinese Medicine treatment of lung qi deficiency generally involves being certain that this pattern is the proper diagnosis. Each pattern may have multiple conditions and each condition may arise from one or more patterns (see treating the cause and not the symptoms).

The following 16 conditions may arise from lung qi deficiency . Each condition is listed with other possible patterns to expand diagnostic possibilities.

ConditionsOther Possible Patterns
Bedwetting¤ Heart Yin Deficiency ¤ Spleen Qi Deficiency ¤ Kidney Yin Deficiency ¤ Bladder Damp Heat ¤ Blood Stagnation 
Bronchitis¤ Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Heat ¤ Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold ¤ Lung Dampness - Phlegm Cold ¤ Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat ¤ Spleen Qi Deficiency ¤ Spleen Yang Deficiency ¤ Kidney Yang Deficiency 
Congestive Heart Failure¤ Heart Qi Deficiency ¤ Heart Yang Deficiency ¤ Kidney Yang Deficiency ¤ Phlegm Stagnation ¤ Blood Stagnation 
Coronary Artery Disease¤ Heart Qi Deficiency ¤ Heart Yang Deficiency ¤ Heart Yin Deficiency ¤ Lung Yin Deficiency ¤ Stomach Yin Deficiency ¤ Heart Yang Collapse ¤ Stomach Qi Deficiency ¤ Blood Stagnation 
Cough¤ Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Heat ¤ Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold ¤ Lung Dampness - Phlegm Cold ¤ Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat ¤ Lung Yin Deficiency ¤ Lung Dryness 
Diabetes Type II¤ Heart Qi Deficiency ¤ Heart Yin Deficiency ¤ Lung Yin Deficiency ¤ Stomach Fire ¤ Stomach Yin Deficiency ¤ Kidney Qi Deficiency ¤ Kidney Yang Deficiency ¤ Kidney Yin Deficiency ¤ Stomach Qi Deficiency ¤ Blood Stagnation 
Emphysema¤ Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold ¤ Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat ¤ Spleen Qi Deficiency ¤ Kidney Qi Deficiency ¤ Phlegm Stagnation ¤ Blood Stagnation 
Heat Stroke¤ Liver Wind ¤ Heart Qi Deficiency ¤ Heart Yin Deficiency ¤ Lung Yin Deficiency ¤ Stomach Yin Deficiency ¤ Stomach Qi Deficiency ¤ Shen Disturbance 
Hypotension (Low Blood Pressure)¤ Heart Yang Deficiency ¤ Spleen Qi Deficiency ¤ Spleen Yang Deficiency ¤ Kidney Yang Deficiency ¤ Spleen Blood Deficiency ¤ Spleen Qi Sinking 
Incontinence¤ Spleen Qi Deficiency ¤ Bladder Damp Heat ¤ Kidney Jing Deficiency ¤ Blood Stagnation 
Lung Cancer¤ Lung Dampness - Phlegm Cold ¤ Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat ¤ Lung Yin Deficiency ¤ Spleen Qi Deficiency ¤ Kidney Yin Deficiency ¤ Blood Stagnation 
Pneumothorax¤ Liver Qi Stagnation ¤ Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold ¤ Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat ¤ Spleen Qi Deficiency ¤ Liver Blood Stagnation ¤ Phlegm Stagnation 
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)¤ Liver Qi Stagnation ¤ Heart Qi Deficiency ¤ Heart Blood Deficiency ¤ Heart Yin Deficiency ¤ Lung Yin Deficiency ¤ Spleen Qi Deficiency ¤ Spleen Yang Deficiency ¤ Stomach Yin Deficiency ¤ Kidney Yang Deficiency ¤ Stomach Qi Deficiency 
Tinnitus¤ Liver Fire ¤ Spleen Qi Deficiency ¤ Kidney Yin Deficiency ¤ Liver Yin Deficiency ¤ Spleen Qi Sinking ¤ Phlegm Stagnation 
Tonsillitis¤ Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat ¤ Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat ¤ Phlegm Stagnation 
Wheezing (Dyspnea)¤ Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Heat ¤ Lung Wind Invasion - Wind Cold ¤ Lung Dampness - Phlegm Cold ¤ Lung Dampness - Phlegm Heat ¤ Spleen Qi Deficiency ¤ Kidney Qi Deficiency ¤ Lung Dryness 



© 2015 - Yin Yang House - All Rights Reserved
Website Design and Management - Yin Yang House Media Services Group
Terms of Use


Socialize With Us!

Back to Top