Eastern Shore Holistic Acupuncture

68 Scots Lake Road, Musquodoboit Harbour, N.S., 902-220-4677, [email protected]

Herbal Formulas

High Quality Herbal Formulas (Ancient Classics). By prescription only

FORMULA 

ANDROGRAPHIS (Chuan Xin Lian Kang Yan Pian)

WESTERN CONDITIONS TREATED

Bronchitis, Carbuncle, Chicken pox, Common cold, from wind-heat, Dysentery, bacterial Ear infections, Fever, Gastroenteritis, acute, Gum infections, Hepatitis, Herpes simplex, Herpes zoster, Influenza, Kidney infection, Laryngitis, Lymph nodes, enlarged, Measles, Mouth sores, Mumps, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Respiratory infections, Sinus inflammation or infection, Skin infections such as boils, Strep throat, Throat, sore, Tonsillitis, Urinary tract infections

ASTRAGALUS & LIGUSTRUM (Huang Qi Dong Qing Pian)

Chemotherapy, side effects of, Fatigue, chronic, Immune deficiency syndromes, Immune system impaired, Post-partum fatigue, Post-operative fatigue, Weakness, general

BLACK DRAGON (Wu Long Pian)

Obesity (due to a combination of spleen qi vacuity with dampness and turbidity as well as qi stagnation and blood stasis), high serum cholesterol, high blood pressure.

BLOOD PALACE (Xue Fu Zhu Yu Wan or Tang)

 Cardiovascular d/o, chest pain, coronary artery disease, angina, psychiatric & mental d/o, mood, depression, fever, sleep/insomnia, afternoon fever, night sweats, post concussion, spots in vision, Angina Breast lumps Chest, pain or stifling sensation in Coronary artery disease Depression w/ sensation of warmth in chest Dry heaves Emotional outbursts or instability Fibromyalgia w/ blood stasis Headache w/ fixed, piercing pain Hiccough, chronic Hypertension Hypochondriac pain Insomnia and restless sleep Intercostal neuralgia Irritability Palpitation Post-concussion syndrome

BUPLEUMUM & TANG KUEI (Xiao Yao San)

Abdominal distension or bloating Allergies, food Appetite, poor Breast distension or tenderness Breast lumps, fibrocystic Constipation Depression Dizziness Emotional instability, Fatigue Hay fever, chronic Headache Hot flashes Hypochondriac pain Irritability Lactation, insufficient Menopausal symptoms Menstrual pain Menstruation, fatigue after Menstruation, irregular Mood swings Nausea Palpitation Premenstrual Syndrome Stools, erratic Uterine bleeding, dysfunctional Weight loss

BUPLEURUM D (Chai Hu Jia Long Gu Mu Li Tang)

Clear heat, a sedative for internal and emotional patterns, w fullness in the chest, irritability, and palpitations. Transforms phlegm. For drug and smoking withdrawal Sedates and calms spirit Clears heat from heart Anxiety and nervousness Impotence Mental d/o PTSD Restlessness Tinnitus Stiff shoulders Smoking withdrawal Stomach ache Ulcer Chest, fullness in Constipation Convulsions Delirium Dream disturbed sleep Drug withdrawal Emotional instability Fright, disorders due to Headache Heat sensation in head Hot flashes, Hypertension Hypochondriac pain Insomnia Irritability Mania Menopausal symptoms Palpitation Post-concussion syndrome Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Restlessness Smoking withdrawal Urinary difficulty or incontinence

CHASE WIND (Zhui Feng Tou Gu Wan)

It can be used for various types of acute and chronic joint pain, stiffness, and swelling, bone degeneration, hypertension, muscle spasm, stiff neck Arthritis Back pain Back stiffness, chronic Bone degeneration or weakness Joint pain, swelling, stiffness Knees, weak Legs, weak and painful Sciatica, chronic

CHILDREN?S JADE DEFENSE (Xiao Er Zi Yu Fang)

 Allergies, common cold, cold prevention, mild fatigued, immune system weakness, lethargy, frequent W-C Invasions

CHONG RELEASE (Jia Wei Tao Hong Si Wu Tang)

Effective in treating menstrual blood stagnation. This formula opens the collaterals to eliminate blood stasis and facilitates the complete discharge of the endometrial lining, so that the new endometrial lining can grow on a smooth, clean base Endometriosis Infertility w/ lower burner blood stasis Menstrual bleeding starts and stops Menstrual blood clots Menstrual cycles irregular Menstrual pain Menstruation with dark blood or dark spotting Pelvic congestion Premenstrual syndrome Uterine bleeding, dysfunctional

CINNAMON & PORIA (Gui Zhi Fu Ling Wan)

Abdominal distension Abdominal masses, fixed Abdominal pain, fixed or stabbing Abdominal tenderness Amenorrhoea, w/ pain or distension Back pain, (lower) from fullness Endometriosis Haemorrhoids Infertility Menopausal symptoms Menstrual pain Menstruation, irregular, scanty Night sweats Ovarian cysts Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, chronic Prostate enlarged, Prostatitis Uterine fibroids Uterine bleeding, dysfunctional

CURCUMA LONGA (Jiang Huang Wan)

Arthritis, rheumatoid, Asthma, with inflammation, Atherosclerosis, Autoimmune disease, Cancer, inflammation from, COPD, Eyes, red, itchy, Fibromyalgia, with inflammation, Gastritis, Gout, Heart disease, Inflammation, systemic, Knee pain, Lymph nodes, enlarged, Neuropathy, Osteoporosis, Sinus inflammation, Traumatic injury w/ inflammation

DUHUO & LORANTHUS (Du Huo Ji Sheng Tang)

Arthritis, Atrophy, in lower limbs, Bi syndrome, Back pain lower, chronic Bone weakness or degeneration, Coldness, in back and knees, Eczema, in children, Joint stiffness, Knee or leg pain or weakness, Pain, in lower body, Poliomyelitis, sequelae of, Shortness of breath, Walking difficulty

EASE DIGESTION (Jia Wei Kang Ning Wan)

Abdominal distension, Abdominal pain, Belching, Constipation, Concurrent vomiting & diarrhea, Diarrhea, Flatulence, Food poisoning, Food stagnation, Gastroenteritis, Hangover, Intestinal cramping, Loose stools, Morning sickness, Motion sickness, Nausea, Stomach pain, Vomiting

EIGHT IMMORTALS (Ba Xian Chang Shou Wan)

Asthma, Constipation, from dryness, Cough, Coughing up blood, Diabetes mellitus, Dizziness, Dry mouth, Dry skin, Fever, tidal, Laryngitis, from dryness, Nausea, Nephritis, chronic Night sweats, Palms, hot, Palpitation, Pulmonary tuberculosis, Ringing in the ears, Throat, dry

FIVE MUSHROOM (Wu Gu Fang)

Cancer, adjuvant therapy Chemotherapy, support during Cholesterol, elevated Cough from deficiency Fatigue Hepatitis (acute or chronic) Hyperglycemia Hypertension Hypoglycemia, Immune system, weak Weakness, general or after illness Wheezing, from deficiency

GASTRODIA & UNCARIA (Tian Ma Gou Teng Yin)

Convulsions, Dizziness or vertigo, Dream-disturbed sleep, Emotional instability, Eyes red or dry, Headache, Heat sensation in head, Hypertension, Insomnia, Light-headedness, Muscle spasms in limbs, Numbness, Paralysis, Ringing in ear, Twitching, Vision blurred

GENTIANA DRAIN FIRE (Long Dan Xie Gan Tang)

Bitter taste in mouth, Conjunctivitis, Dizziness, Ear infection with pus, Eczema, Eyes, red and sore, Gallbladder inflammation, Gallstones, Genital itching, swelling, and pain, Hangover, Headache, Herpes Simplex, Herpes Zoster (shingles), Hyperthyroidism, Hypochondriac pain, Irritability, Jaundice, Menstrual cycle shortened, Migraine headache, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Prostatitis, Skin rash, Tonsillitis, Urinary tract infection, Urination, painful, Vaginal discharge, foul-smelling, Vaginal yeast infection, Vaginitis, non-specific

GINSENG & ASTRAGALUS (Bu Zhong Yi Qi Tang)

Abdominal distension or bloating, Abdominal pain, Appetite reduced, Bronchitis, chronic Cold aversion Complexion, pale Constitution, delicate Curl up, tendency to Diarrhea, chronic Digestion, weak Dizziness Fatigue Fever, chronic, intermittent or worse with exertion Flatulence Headache, Hypoglycemia, Hypotension Limbs weak or tired Memory, poor Miscarriage, recurrent Night sweats Postpartum weakness Prolapse (deficient qi and yang) Shortness of breath Sores, slow to heal Sweating, spontaneous Stools, loose and watery Thirst for warm drinks Uterine bleeding, dysfunctional Weakness, generalized, or after surgery or illness Weight loss, prolapsed uterus / bladder / stomach

GINSENG & LONGAN (Gui Pi Tang)

Anxiety, phobias, poor appetite, easy bruising, poor concentration, delicate constitution, dream-disturbed sleep, deficiency fever, insomnia, poor memory, excessive menstrual bleeding, nervous exhaustion, night sweats, palpitations, phobias, post concussion syndrome, PTSD, uterine/vaginal bleeding, general weakness, weight loss

HEAVENLY EMPEROR (Tian Wang Bu Xin Dan)

Anxiety, poor concentration, chronic conjunctivitis, dream-disturbed sleep, emotional instability, hives, hyperthyroidism, insomnia, irritability, painful itching, poor memory, mental confusion, menopausal symptoms, nervousness, nocturnal emissions, palpitation, restless sleep, moist tonic supports aging, night sweats, irritability

IMMORTAL VALLEY (Xian Gu Fang)

Cervical dysplasia, vaginal discharge, Excessive menstrual bleeding, Genital Itching & Swelling & Sores, human papillomavirus (HPV), cervical cancer, Abdominal distension, lower Cervical dysplasia Cervicitis Herpes simplex outbreaks, genital HPV Menstrual bleeding, abnormal Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Uterine bleeding, dysfunctional Vaginal discharge, yellow, odorous Vaginitis Vulvar itching and pain Yeast infections

JADE SCREEN & XANTHIUM (Yu Ping Feng Jia Cang Er San)

Chronic/allergic rhinitis, open sinuses, relieve sinus headache, disperse wind and dampness, airborne or environmental allergies, stabilizes the exterior, supplements the qi, for hypertensive patients (no ephedra/ma huang) Allergies Eyes, red, dry, or itchy Facial swelling Headache Sinus congestion Sinus discharge Sinus inflammation Sinus pain Skin rashes from allergies Throat, sore

MARGARITA COMPLEXION (Zhen Zhu Yu Rong Fang)

Acne, adolescent and adult, Boils, Cysts, Eczema, Furuncles, Hives, Pimples, raised Skin rashes, red or itchy

MING MU (Ming Mu Di Huang Wan)

Nourishes yin, supplements Ki yin, supplements Lv yin, improves vision, dry, painful itchy eye, excessive tearing Cataracts Eyes, excessive tearing Eyes, dry, red, or itchy Eyes, sensitive to light Glaucoma Palms and soles, hot Vision, blurred spotted Vision, weak treat eye disorders and improve vision in cases where there is liver and kidney weakness or liver heat and internal wind.

MINOR BUPLEURUM (Xiao Chai Hu Wan)

Asthma, Bitter or sour taste in mouth, Bronchitis, acute or chronic, Chest, fullness in, Chills and fever, alternating, Common cold, lingering, Constipation, Cough, Diaphragm, fullness in, Diarrhea, Dizziness, Ear infection, Fatigue, chronic, w/ latent, pathogen, Fever, lingering Gallbladder inflammation or spasms, Headache, Head cold that goes to chest, Heartburn, Irritability, Jaundice, Liver enzymes elevated, Lymph nodes, enlarged Nausea, Pancreatitis, Stomach ache, Throat, dry, Tonsillitis, Vomiting, Vision, blurred

NOURISH ESSENCE (Zi Jing Di Huang Wan)

Back (lower), weak and sore Constipation (from deficiency) Dizziness Dry mouth Exhaustion Fatigue Hair, premature greying Hearing loss Hypothyroidism Infertility Kidney function, weak Knees weak Light-headedness Miscarriage, habitual Night sweats Nocturnal emissions Post-nasal drip, chronic Premature ejaculation Ringing in ear Sexual energy low Urination, frequent or nocturnal Blood deficiency patterns, overall dryness, fatigue, hearing loss, hypothyroidism, impotence, infertility, weak knees, nephritis, night sweats, sinus discharge, spontaneous emissions, urinary incontinence, post-surgery weakness,

NOURISH REN & CHONG (Jia Wei Gui Shao Di Huang Wan)

Amenorrhea post OCP, Cervical mucus scanty or dry, Endrometrial lining poor, Fatigue general or after menses, Follicular phase problems, Infertility with yin & blood deficiency, Light-headedness after menses, Menarche late, Menopause premature, Menstrual blood pale, Menstrual cycle long, Menstruation light, Ovarian follicle quality poor, Ovulation late, Post-menstrual headaches, Post-miscarriage deficiencies, Premature ovarian failure

PHLEGM TRANSFORMING (Xia Ku Hua Tan Pian)

Spleen dampness, Abdominal masses, from phlegm Breast lumps Bronchitis, chronic Endometriosis w/phlegm patterns Ganglionic cysts Goitre Infertility Lymph nodes, enlarged Menopausal symptoms Ovarian cysts Thyroid tumours, benign Uterine bleeding, dysfunctional Uterine fibroids

PORIA FIFTEEN (Shi Wu Wei Fu Ling Pian)

Abdominal distension or bloating, Cholesterol, elevated, Constipation, Edema, Food stagnation, Heaviness, generalized body, Obesity, Phlegm. Toxicity, feeling of Urination, difficult

PULSATILLA INTESTINAL (Bai Tou Weng Li Chang Fang)

Abdominal pain or cramping, Crohn?s Disease, Diarrhea, Fatigue, Food allergies, Intestinal inflammation, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Stool, loose or erratic, Skin problems

RABDOSIA PROSTATE (Dong Ling Cao Fang)

Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen) count, Urogenital dampness and pain

REHMANNIA COOL BLOOD (Tu Fu Ling Sheng Di Huang Wan)

Blood in stool or urine, Boils, Carbuncles, Chicken pox, Delirium, Eczema, Heat aversion, Hives, Incoherent speech, Irritability, Itching, Mania, Mouth sores, Nosebleed, Psoriasis, Restlessness, Skin rash, red with intense itching, Sores, painful, Stools, dry, Thirst, with no desire to swallow, Throat, sore or dry, Urine, yellow or scanty

RESOLVE THE MIDDLE (Jia Wei Ping Wei Fang)

Acid regurgitation or reflux, Abdominal and epigastric, distension and fullness, Acid regurgitation, Appetite, loss of, Belching, Constipation, Diarrhea, Fatigue, with increased desire to sleep, Flatulence, Food stagnation, Gastritis, Hangover, Heaviness, in limbs, Indigestion, Intestinal cramping, Nausea, Stools, erratic, Taste, loss of, Vomiting

SALVIA TEN (Dan Shen Jia Si JunZi Pan)

Anxiety, Appetite, loss of, Depression, Digestion, weak, Fatigue, Insomnia, Irritability, Melancholy, excessive, Mental disorders, Palpitation, Restlessness, Weight loss

SEA OF QI (Qi Hai Yao Fang)

Abdomen, cold sensation in, distension Appetite, loss of Cold hands and feet Cold, sensitivity to Complexion, pale Cough with white sputum Diarrhea Dizziness Fatigue Impotence Lassitude Menstruation, prolonged Urinary incontinence Urination, excessive, nocturnal Vaginal discharge, white or clear Weak, tired or aching limbs Weakness, generalized, digestion Edema, Flatulence, Hot flashes,

SHU GAN (Shu Gan Wan)

Abdominal distension or bloating, Abdominal pain, Acid regurgitation, Appetite poor, Bitter or sour taste in mouth, Belching, Digestion poor, Flatulence, Hepatitis, Hiccough, Hypoglycemia, Hypochondriac pain, Indigestion, Intestinal cramping, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Stomach ache, Stools erratic, Vomiting

TANG KUEI & PEONY (Dang Gui Shao Yao San)

Abdominal pain, Back weakness and numbness, Back pain lower, Edema, Hemorrhoids, Hypotension, Leg weakness, Menstrual pain, Menstruation irregular, Miscarriage habitual or threatened, Nephritis chronic, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Post-partum weakness, Pregnancy weakness during, Premenstrual syndrome, Toxemia of pregnancy, Urination difficult

TANG KUEI & SALVIA (Jia Wei Si Wu Tang)

Abdominal masses, fixed, Abdominal pain, Amenorrhoea, Anaemia, Complexion, lustreless, Constipation, Dizziness, Dry skin, Fatigue, Hair, dry and brittle, Hives, Itching, Lactation, insufficient, Menstrual pain, Menstruation, irregular, Nails, brittle, Ovulation, bleeding during Palpitation, Post-menstrual fatigue, Post-partum fatigue, Umbilical pain, Uterine bleeding, dysfunctional, Vision, blurred or spots in, Weakness, generalized

TWO IMMORTALS (Jia Jian Er Xian Tang)

Menopausal disharmony, hypertension, night sweats, occasional hysteria, depression, fatigue, irritability, insomnia, palpitations, UTIs, Anxiety, Amenorrhoea, Depression, Dizziness, Emotional instability, Fatigue, Hot flashes, Hypertension, menopausal, Infertility, Insomnia, Irritability, Melancholy, excessive, Night sweats, Palpitation, Psoriasis, improves in pregnancy, worse after childbirth, Urinary tract infection, chronic Urination, frequent

WOMEN?S PRECIOUS (Ba Zeng Tang)

Abdominal distension, Appetite disorders, Back soreness, lower, Breast distension, Complexion, pale, Dizziness, Fatigue, Labour, difficult, Lactation, insufficient, Menarche, late, Menstrual pain, Menstruation, irregular or scanty Miscarriage, habitual, Palpitation, Post-partum recovery Premenstrual abdominal pain, Skin rash or dryness w/ blood deficiency, Uterine bleeding, dysfunctional, Vaginal discharge, Weakness

YIN CHIAO (Yin Qiao San)

Body aches, Chicken pox, Common cold, Conjunctivitis, Cough, Fever w/wo chills, Gastritis acute, Headache from wind-heat, Influenza, Itching from wind-heat, Lymph nodes enlarged, Measles, Neck stiffness, Respiratory infections upper, Shoulder sore, Throat sore

YUAN SUPPORT (Jia Wei Jian Gu Tang)

Abdomen lower cold, Anemia, Back weakness lower, Basal body temperature drops in luteal phase, Cold whole body, Endometrium too thin, Fatigue, Hypotension, Infertility w deficient qi and yang, Libido low, Low back pain and weakness, Luteal phase insufficiency, Miscarriage early recurrent, Post-partum weakness, Progesterone low, Spotting prior to menses, Weight gain easy