calms the spirit

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  • Bai He

    $0.09

    Bai He (Bulbus Lilii)
    Properties: sweet, slightly bitter, slightly cold
    Channels: Heart, Lungs
    Key Characteristics: Nourishes Lung yin, drains heat from the Heart, stops cough, quiets the spirit.

  • Bai Zi Ren

    $0.08

    Bai Zi Ren (Semen Platycladi)
    Properties: sweet, neutral
    Channels: Heart, Kidneys, Large Intestine
    Key Characteristics: Nourishes Heart blood and yin to calm the spirit, moistens the Kidneys and Large Intestine. Also used for night sweats from yin deficiency.

  • Ci Shi

    $0.03

    Ci Shi (Magnetitum)
    Properties: acrid, salty, cold
    Channels: Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Sedates and calms the spirit, weighs down the yang while nourishing the true yin, improves hearing and vision. Also aids Kidneys in grasping qi.

  • Dan Shen Certified

    $0.06

    Dan Shen (Radix Salviae miltiorrhizae)
    Properties: bitter, slightly cold
    Channels: Heart, Pericardium, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Invigorates the blood, also tonifies blood and stops pain while cooling and calming the spirit.
    Additional Notes: The ‘Certified’ label on this herb means it has shown non-detectable levels of pesticides and heavy metals. While all our herbs are tested for safe levels of pesticides and heavy metals, the certified labelling means that the most susceptible herbs are only stocked when they show a non-detectable level. See Herb Sourcing for more details.

  • He Huan Hua

    $0.06

    He Huan Hua (Flos Albiziae)
    Properties: sweet, neutral
    Channels: Heart, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Relieves constraint, calms the spirit, regulates the qi, invigorates the collaterals. Also unbinds the Stomach and brightens the eyes.

  • He Huan Pi

    $0.02

    He Huan Pi (Cortex Albiziae)
    Properties: sweet, neutral
    Channels: Heart, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Relieves constraint, calms the spirit, regulates the qi, invigorates the blood. Also dissipates swelling and reduces abscesses, mildly stops pain and reconnects the sinews.

  • Ling Zhi (Red)

    $0.12

    Ling Zhi (Red) (Ganoderma)
    Properties: sweet, neutral
    Channels: Heart, Liver, Lungs
    Key Characteristics: Calms the spirit while augmenting qi and blood. Also tonifies Lungs and transforms phlegm.

  • Long Chi

    $0.26

    Long Chi (Dens Draconis)
    Properties: Astringent, cool
    Channels: Heart, Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Calms the spirit, cools heat, suppresses childhood convulsions.

  • Long Gu (Powder)

    $0.07

    Long Gu (Os Draconis)
    Properties: sweet, Astringent, neutral
    Channels: Heart, Kidneys, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Calms with heaviness, binds with astringency, secures the normal qi.
    Additional Notes: Please tell your patient that as this is a powdered herb the bag should be opened slowly to stop the powder from escaping. For best results open the bag upside down inside the pot with a small amount of water in the bottom and once the bag is removed quickly close the lid.

  • Long Yan Rou Certified

    $0.10

    Long Yan Rou (Arillus Longanae)
    Properties: sweet, warm
    Channels: Heart, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Tonifies blood, tonifies the qi, calms the spirit. Also augments Heart and Spleen.
    Additional Notes: The ‘Certified’ label on this herb means it has shown non-detectable levels of pesticides and heavy metals. While all our herbs are tested for safe levels of pesticides and heavy metals, the certified labelling means that the most susceptible herbs are only stocked when they show a non-detectable level. See Herb Sourcing for more details.

  • Mu Li (Powder)

    $0.03

    Mu Li (Concha Ostreae)
    Properties: salty, Astringent, cool
    Channels: Liver, Kidneys
    Key Characteristics: Secures deficiency leading to leakage and loss, stops sweating. Softens hard masses or nodules due to constrained heat and phlegm. Augments yin deficiency with floating yang leading to disorders in the channels of the Heart, Liver and Kidneys. Calms the spirit, absorbs acidity and alleviates pain (e.g. gastric acid).
    Additional Notes: Please tell your patient that as this is a powdered herb the bag should be opened slowly to stop the powder from escaping. For best results open the bag upside down inside the pot with a small amount of water in the bottom and once the bag is removed quickly close the lid.

  • Suan Zao Ren (Prepared)

    $0.06

    Suan Zao Ren (Prepared) (Semen Zizyphi spinosae)
    Properties: sweet, sour, neutral
    Channels: Gallbladder, Heart, Liver, Spleen
    Key Characteristics: Nourishes Heart yin and Liver blood, promotes sleep, inhibits sweating (both spontaneous perspiration and night sweats).
    Additional Notes: We only dispense the prepared form.

  • Ye Jiao Teng

    $0.02

    Ye Jiao Teng (Polygoni multiflori Caulis)
    Properties: sweet, slightly bitter, neutral
    Channels: Heart, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Nourishes the Heart, calms the spirit, unblocks the collaterals, nourishes the blood and expels wind (and so gently stops itch — can also be applied externally for this). Particularly good for dream-disturbed sleep.
    Additional Notes: 15-30g is the usual dose.

  • Yuan Zhi (Prepared)

    $0.14

    Yuan Zhi (Prepared) (Radix Polygalae)
    Properties: bitter, acrid, slightly warm
    Channels: Heart, Lungs, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Transforms phlegm, opens the Heart orifice, re-establishes harmonious communication between Heart and Kidneys. Also stops cough, and reduces abscesses and dissipates swelling if applied externally.
    Additional Notes: We only dispense the prepared form. We prepare our Yuan Zhi with Gan Cao in order to reduce its mild irritation of the throat and enhance its calming effect.

  • Zhen Zhu Mu (Powder)

    $0.04

    Zhen Zhu Mu (Concha Margaratiferae)
    Properties: sweet, salty, cold
    Channels: Heart, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Cools Liver heat, anchors ascendant Liver yang, brightens the eyes, quiets the spirit. Also stops bleeding from the upper body (e.g. nosebleeds or coughing of blood).
    Additional Notes: Please tell your patient that as this is a powdered herb the bag should be opened slowly to stop the powder from escaping. For best results open the bag upside down inside the pot with a small amount of water in the bottom and once the bag is removed quickly close the lid.

  • Zi Bei Chi

    $0.04

    Zi Bei Chi (Concha Mauritiae/Cypraeae)
    Properties: salty, neutral
    Channels: Liver
    Key Characteristics: Cools heat, calms the Liver, brightens the eyes.

  • Zi Shi Ying (Powder)

    $0.03

    Zi Shi Ying (Fluoritum)
    Properties: sweet, warm
    Channels: Heart, Liver
    Key Characteristics: Calms the spirit, nourishes Liver blood, warms the womb and the Chong and Ren channels. Also warms the Lungs and directs qi downward (e.g. for cough or wheeze) and good for building egg quality (e.g. for infertility).

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