Chai Hu Long Gu Mu Li Wan (Pian) *
aka Bupleurum plus Dragon Bone & Oyster Shell, Chai Hu Long Gu Mu Li Wan, Chai Hu Jia Long Gu Mu Li Tang, Neuro-Soothe
This formula was developed almost 2,000 years ago.
Chai Hu Jia Long Gu Mu Li Wan is used for heat that is lodged in the chest with phlegm in the liver/gall bladder. This combination of conditions can lead to a wide range of mental conditions including chest tightness, anxiety, irritability, heart palpitations, excessive talking or delirious speech, heavy sensation, constipation, urinary difficulty.
Indications for Using CHAI HU LONG GU MU LI WAN
- Low Spirits
- Manic Behavior
CHAI HU LONG GU MU LI WAN TCM Uses
- Liver Qi Stagnation and Chest Opression
- Liver Yang, Heat, and Fire Rising
- Liver and Gallbladder Damp Heat
- Heart Yin Deficiency
Chai Hu Long Gu Mu Li Wan's Traditional Functions
Settles the Spirit
Used for conditions in which the Shen (spirit), under duress from emotional disturbance, begins to flee. This causes conditions that in modern times are considered psychological disorders.
The mineral ingredients (fossil bone and oyster shell) are said to "anchor the spirit"
Ingredients of CHAI HU MU LI LONG GU WAN/PIAN
Bupleuri Chinensis Radix
(Chai Hu) - hare's ear root