nourish the heart

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  • Bai Zi Ren

    $0.10

    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.

  • He Huan Hua

    $0.07

    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)

    $0.13

    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.

  • Lu Xian Cao

    $0.04

    Lu Xian Cao or Lu Han Cao (Herba Pyrolae)
    Properties: sweet, bitter, warm
    Channels: Liver, Kidneys
    Key Characteristics: Dispels wind-dampness, tonifies Kidneys, stops bleeding. Also helps Kidneys grasp qi, nourishes the Heart to stop sweating. Can be used for palpitations with night sweats.

  • Suan Zao Ren (Prepared)

    $0.09

    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

    $0.03

    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)

    $0.17

    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.

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