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deficiency= qi & blod def.
Impotence, palpitation, insomnia, poor appetite, loose stool, fatigue, pale tongue body, wet greasy coating, thin thready, weak pulse. Heart def = poor memory, poor sleep. Spleen def= gas, bloating, loose stools, irregullar bowel movement.
Impairment of heart and spleen
kidney yang controls sexual activity. Deficiency = impotence.
Poor erecting of penis or erection that lasts only for seconds, pallor complexion, cold limbs, dizziness, blurring of vision, poor spirit, soreness in the lumbar region and knee joints, frequent ruination, pale tongue proper with white coating, deep thready pulse. Sore, achy weakness, especially lower limbs, low back pain, cold hands & feet, tinnitus, poor memory, may have pale fale, premature ejac.
Life Gate Fire Decline
damps kidney. Not so common. Kidney def signs, with emotional or psychological signs.
Impotence, palpitation, insomnia, timidity, restlessness, dreaminess, amnesia, dizziness, lumbago, tinnitus, pale or slightly pruple tongue body, thin wiry (d/t liver qi & GB qi stagnation)pulse. May be timid, nervous, have panic attacks. GB controls courage. Need to calm mind, move liver qi- person needs counseling.
Fear impairing kidney
Inability of the penis to erect, wet scrotum with foul smell, bitter taste in the mouth, thirst, short scanty urine, soreness in the lower limbs, thick, yellow,greasy tongue coating, rapid soft or sometimes wiry, if liver channel damp heat- pulse. Sweating, sluggish bowels.
downward flowing of damp heat
LIFE GATE FIRE DECLINES TX
Principle Reinforce kidney yang and warm up the lower jiao by using points from Ren and Kidney meridians. Tonify Ki yang, improve genital organs.
Prescription
UB 23 Ki back shu, Mingmen Du 4- life gate,
Ren 4- tonify Ki yang,
Taixi K 3- yuan source, Sp 6- tonify Ki (3 meridian meeting pt)
Impairment of Heart and Spleen Tx
Principle Invigorare the heart and spleen, tranquilize the mind tonify Ht & spleen= qi & blood.
Prescription
UB 20,
Sp 6 ,
UB 15,
H 7,
(Du 4, Ren 4 )- still here to tonify kidney, for impotence, even though pattern is caused by spleen/heart/qi /blood
Fear impairing Kidney Tx
Principle Invigorate heart and kidney, tranquilize the mind. Tonify & reinforce the kidney, make the weapon strong. Tonify heart & calm the mind.
Prescription (UB 23, - Du 4, - Ren 4), - tonify Ki (UB 15, - H 7) – tonify heart & tranquilize mind.
Ren 17 if heart palpitaions, anxiety.
Downward Flowing of Damp Heat Tx
Principle Eliminate damp heat by using points mainly from Ren and spleen meridians.
Prescription Ren 3- clear dampness, ( Sp 6, Sp 9) clear damp heat Liv 2, St 36 clear damp heat by regualte St.
Seminal emission taking place at night when the sleep is not profound, several emissions a night or one emission every several nights with dreaming of penis erecting or with premature ejaculation, dizziness, vertigo, nigth seeat (very yin def)restlessness, poor sleep, lumbar soreness, tinnitus, lassitude, poor spirit, yellow urine, crimson red tongue proper, thready and rapid pulse.
Disharmony of heart & kidney
Frequent seminal emission, restlessness, bitter taste in the mouth, thirst, dark yellow urine with burning sensation, lumbago, red tongue body, yellow greasy coating.
Downward flow of damp-heat
Emission happening without any dreams at any time during the day or the night, emission on sexual thoughts in severe cases, emaciation, pallor complexion, soreness and cold sensation in the lumbar region, pale tongue proper with white coating and deep thready pulse.
Unconsolidation of kidney Qi
Nocturnal emission
Disharmony btwn heart & kidney tx
Principle Clear heart and purge fire, nourish yin and consolidate sperm by using Back shu points and points mainly from heart and kidney meridians.
Prescription UB 15- , H 7- , UB 23- , K 3-, Ren 4- astringent to stop emission , UB 52-
Nocturnal emission
downward flow of damp-heat tx
Principle Clear damp-heat to relieve emission
Prescription Ren 4- , Ren 3-, St 36- , Sp 6- , Liv 4- add liver 5 if itching.
Unconsolidation of kidney qi-tx
Principle Tonify kidney Qi and consolidate the spermal gate by using points mainly from Ren and kidney meridians and Back shu points. Can use moxi. Liver Ki & splee points to tonify kidney.
Prescription UB 23- , Ren 6-, Ren 4-, K 3-, Sp 6-, K 12-.5 cun bilateral to ren 3, to astringe sperm chanber & stop emission- astringement point, St 36- tonify spleen to create more qi n general.
Forceless dribbling of urine, pallor complexion, listlessness, lumbar soreness, weakness of the four limbs, pale tongue proper, deep thready pulse.
deficient type-urinary retention
Obstructed discharge of short scanty urine, distention in the lower abdomen, thirst with no desire for drinking, red tongue body, yellow coating, rapid pulse.
excess type urinary retention-heat retention in UB
Dripping of urine, or obstruction of urine, pain and distention in the lower abdomen, red spots over the surface of the tongue and rapid hesitant pulse.
excess type urinary retention-urethral obstruction
deficient type-urinary retention tx
Principle Warm and tonify Sp and Ki using points mainly from Ki, UB, Back shu and Ren meridians.
Prescription Yin Gu K10- he sea of Ki , Shenshu UB 23- back shu sp , Pishu UB 20- back xu Ki ,Sanjiaoshu UB 22- back shu SJ , Weiyang UB 39- lower hesea of SJ , Qihai Ren 6- oblique, or not too deep to tonify & regulate qi in lower jiao, including bladder. Can add ren 3 pt, front mu of bladder.
excess type urinary retention-heat retention in UB tx
Principle Eliminate damp heat by using points mainly from UB and spleen meridians.
Prescription Panguangshu UB 28- back shu of BL , Zhongji Ren 3- BL frnt mu- regulate & promote Bl, Sanyinjiao Sp 6- clear damp heat., Yinlingquan Sp 9- clear damp heat., Can use LI 11 for fever.
3) Urethral Obstruction
excess type urinary retention-urethral obstruction tx
Principle Resolve stasis and promote urinary discharge by using mainly the Front mu and Back shu points of UB, points from Sp.
Prescription Panguangshu UB 28- , Zhongji Ren 3- , Sanyinjiao Sp 6- remove stagnation by circulating blood to promote urination, Shuiquan Ki 5- xi cleft of Ki- stop stagnation pain & promotes urination , Shuidao St 28- water’s way- regulates waterway to promote urination, also regulates bladders qi activity. This is 2 cun out from Ren 3, which is 3 cun below umbilicus. Puncture towards pubic area.
Rapid onset of urinary dripping, frequent urination, dark yellow urine with burning and painful sensation, hasty urinary discharge, crampingpain involving the umbilicus or fever with aversion to cold, bitter taste in mouth, red or swollen tongue body proper with yellow thick sticky greasy coating especially at root, rapid (heat) soft (damp) pulse.
heat lin
Difficult urination with occasional sandy substance in the urine or dysuria with pain involving the lower abdomen that makes the patient feel difficult to tolerate or on and off urinary discharge with stabbing lumbar pain that involves both the lower abdomen and external genitalia, occasional bloody urine, thin white or yellow coating, tight, wiry or rapid pulse. All the same signs & sx of heat, but, in addition, have to have evidence of a stone there- labwork, ultrasound or history of stones.. May see a purple tongue if stagnation is present.
stone lin
Short reddish urine in haste or that with dark purplish clots, severe burning pain, difficulty in discharging the urine, distending pain in the urethra in severe cases which involves the umbilicus, red tongue tip, thin yellow coating, rapid and forceful pulse. Same signs as heat, but blood in urine, too
blood yin-excess type
---prolonged course, mild pain in lumbar, kidney yin def, weak neck, hot sweats, night flush red tongue body, thin rapid pulse. Reddish urine. Deficient fire.
blood lin-yin deficiency type
Distending pain in the lower abdomen and pubic region, weakness in discharging the urine, dripping of urine of clear quality and high frequency, reluctant speech, poor spirit, lumbar soreness, GI signs & sx, pale tongue with thin white coating, weak and thready pulse. PURE DEFICIENCY- more qi def.
overstrain lin
Turbid milky urine that soon sediments with catkin substance at the bottom, but fatty oily substance at the surface of the urine container with coagulation, or difficult urinary discharge with feverish pain, red tongue body with yellow, sticky greasy coating, rapid pulse.
Turbid lin-excess
Protracted case, mild pain soreness in the lumbar region and knees, dizziness, lassitude, pale tongue body, thin-weak pulse.
turbid lin-deficiency
Dificulty in urination, distending pain in lower abdomen, thin-white tongue coating, deep-wiry pulse. Bloated, depression, anger, stress.
qi lin-excess
chronic disease, bearing-down sensation in lower abdomen, dribling of urine after micturition, pale tongue body with thin white coating, thin-weak pulse. Very tired, also overstrain deficiency.
qi lin-deficiency
Heat lin
Principle Regulate Qi mechanism of urinary bladder, and promote urinary discharge by using points mainly from three yin meridians of foot plus some of the back-shu and front-mu points.
Prescription Panyguanshu UB 28-back shu of UB , Zhongji Ren 3-front mu of UB, Yinlingquan Sp 9- diuretic pt, Xinjian Liv 2-yin spring pt for liver, liver channel controls lower jiao.
Hegu LI 4- clear heat , Waiguan Sj 5- help regualte the 3 jiao.(SJ is big organ to transport water. May alaso add LI 11 to clear heat.
Stone lin
Principle Regulate Qi mechanism of urinary bladder, and promote urinary discharge by using points mainly from three yin meridians of foot plus some of the back-shu and front-mu points.
Prescription Panyguanshu UB 28-back shu of UB , Zhongji Ren 3-front mu of UB, Yinlingquan Sp 9- diuretic pt, Xinjian Liv 2-yin spring pt for liver, liver channel controls lower jiao. Weiyang UB 39- to help discharge heat/ dissolve stone- lower he sea pt of SJ , Rangu K 2-clear heat & help stone discharge/dissolve. These points may also help dilate.
Blood lin
Principle Regulate Qi mechanism of urinary bladder, and promote urinary discharge by using points mainly from three yin meridians of foot plus some of the back-shu and front-mu points.
Prescription Panyguanshu UB 28-back shu of UB , Zhongji Ren 3-front mu of UB, Yinlingquan Sp 9- diuretic pt, Xinjian Liv 2-yin spring pt for liver, liver channel controls lower jiao. Xuehai Sp 10-- cool & regulate blood Shi type
XS type- cool blood Sanyinjiao Sp 6- cool & regulate blood
Shenshu UB 23- back shu Xu type
Taixi K 3-
Overstrain lin
Principle Regulate Qi mechanism of urinary bladder, and promote urinary discharge by using points mainly from three yin meridians of foot plus some of the back-shu and front-mu points.
Prescription Panyguanshu UB 28-back shu of UB , Zhongji Ren 3-front mu of UB, Yinlingquan Sp 9- diuretic pt, Xinjian Liv 2-yin spring pt for liver, liver channel controls lower jiao.
Qihai Ren 6- sea f qi- tonify qi. , UB 23- , UB 20- Sp back xu, Take Liv 2 away- too strong for here….
Turbid lin
Principle Regulate Qi mechanism of urinary bladder, and promote urinary discharge by using points mainly from three yin meridians of foot plus some of the back-shu and front-mu points.
Prescription Panyguanshu UB 28-back shu of UB , Zhongji Ren 3-front mu of UB, Yinlingquan Sp 9- diuretic pt, Xinjian Liv 2-yin spring pt for liver, liver channel controls lower jiao.
Deficiency:Qihai Ren 6- sea of qi- tnify. , Baihui Du 20- in forward direction to tonify. & Sp 6 to tonify Spleen. XS type: Sp 6- to clear damp, LI11 & LI4 to clear damp heat.
qi lin
Principle Regulate Qi mechanism of urinary bladder, and promote urinary discharge by using points mainly from three yin meridians of foot plus some of the back-shu and front-mu points.
Prescription Panyguanshu UB 28-back shu of UB , Zhongji Ren 3-front mu of UB, Yinlingquan Sp 9- diuretic pt, Xinjian Liv 2-yin spring pt for liver, liver channel controls lower jiao.
excess type { Liv 3- to move Liver Qi
{ Liv 8- to move Liver Qi
deficiency type { (Ren 6, Ren 12, St 36)-to tonify QI also take liver 2 away
Epistaxis accompanied by fever, cough with scanty sputum, dry mouth, red tongue body, rapid pulse.Wind-heat invasion.
Lung Channel Heat
Epistaxis, thirst with preference for cold drinks, foul breath, constipation, restlessness, red tongue body, yellow coating, rapid or flooding pulse.
Stomach fire
Epistaxis, dry mouth, tidal fever, night sweating, dizziness, tinnitus, blurred vision, feverish sensation of the palms and soles, red tongue body with scanty coating, thin and rapid pulse.
yin xu with deficient fire
retention of heat in lung meridian, epistaxis
Principle: Disperse wind and clear heat to arrest bleeding. Select points of lung and large intestine as principle points. Reducing method.
Prescription: Fenchi LI 11-clear wind heat & purge fire, Yinxiang LI 20- Bitong, Hegu LI 4- to clear wind heat & help stop bleeding , Shaoshang Lu 11- possibly bleed this point.
Supplement points: For fever, add Waiguan SJ 5, Shanyang LI 1- or Du 14 to reduce fever, or GB 20 (for everything on the head….)
stomach fire, epistaxis
Principle: Clear stomach and purge fire; select points of stomach and Du meridians as principle ones. Reducing method applied.
Prescription: Yin Xiang LI 20- clear heat & stop bleeding , Hegu LI 4-, Neiting ST 44-ying spring pt to clear st fire. , Shang Xing Du 23- for sinus problem.
Supplemental points: For persistent epistaxis plus Erjian LI 2-.
yin deficiency with deficient fire
Principle: Nourish yin and clear fire to stop bleeding. Select points of kidney and liver meridians as principle ones. Even tonifying and reducing method applied.
Prescription: Taixi K3- tonify Ki yin- yuan source pt., Taichong Liv 3- tonify Li yin, yuan source., Tongtian UB 7- .unique- good point specifically for nosebleed. ½ cun bilateral to the front shisencong. Can use Du 23 instead if you don’t want to use UB7
Supplemental points: Yinbai SP 1- hemostatic point, Yongquan K 1- damp fire, reduce nosebleed, moxa cone
Acute toothache with gingival swelling, redness & bleeding gums accompanied by chills and fever at same time, yellow urine,superficial/ floating and rapid pulse.
wind fire, toothache
Severe toothache accompanied by foul breath, thirst, constipation, yellow tongue coating, forceful and rapid pulse.- Eating hot, spicy, greasy food. Disturbs yang ming meridians- St, Li. Beef, lamb & shrimp are too warming- tonify kidney yang. Swollen face, bad breath, constpated
stomach fire, toothache
Dull pain off and on, loose teeth, absence of foul breath, red tongue body, thready, thin and rapid pulse.- Ki controls bone, teeth are ‘of’ bone. Deficient fire flares up, mild/dull pain, sweating, less bleeding.
kidney yin xu, toothache
wind fire toothache tx
Principle: Remove obstructions in channels and relieve pain; dispel wind heat, eliminate stomach fire and nourish yin to sedate fire.
Prescription: Hegu LI 4- yuan source pt- clear heat, & famous tooth pain point, Jiache ST 6-local, Xiaguan ST 7-local
Fengchi GB 20-clear wind heat= wind pool, Wai Guan SJ 5- clear wind heat.
stomach fire toothache tx
Principle: Remove obstructions in channels and relieve pain; dispel wind heat, eliminate stomach fire and nourish yin to sedate fire.
Prescription: Hegu LI 4- yuan source pt- clear heat, & famous tooth pain point, Jiache ST 6-local, Xiaguan ST 7-local
kidney yin xu tx
Principle: Remove obstructions in channels and relieve pain; dispel wind heat, eliminate stomach fire and nourish yin to sedate fire.
Prescription: Hegu LI 4- yuan source pt- clear heat, & famous tooth pain point, Jiache ST 6-local, Xiaguan ST 7-local
Neiting ST 44- for stomache heat/ fire, Laogong P 8- clear/ drain heart fire to clear St fire ( Ht & St meridians are combined)
Taixi K 3- tonify ki yin, clear fire. Xingjian Liv 2- tonify Liver yin, clear fire.
Difficulty to fall into sleep again when woken up by dream during sleep, palpitation, poor memory, general lassitude, pallor complexion, poor appetite, epigastric distention, loose stools, pale face, pale tongue proper, thin white tongue coating, feeble thready pulse. Difficulty staying asleep. Feels bloated, may have diarrhea, weakness, SOB. May have scanty menses.
deficiency of heart and spleen insomnia
Difficulty to fall into sleep with restlessness, palpitation, poor memory, dizziness, tinnitus, lumbar soreness, seminal emission, dry mouth with lack of fluid, feverish sensation in the palms and soles, malar flush, red tongue proper with scanty or no less coating, thin rapid pulse. May have hot flash, night sweats, 5 center burning.
disharmony between the heart and kidney insomnia
Poor sleep disturbed by dreams, feverish sensation in the chest, distention or distending pain in the epigastrium and abdomen, occasional nausea or vomiting, belching, acid regurgitation, difficult defecation, yellow greasy tongue coating, slippery or wiry pulse.
dysfunction of stomach insomnia
Difficulty to fall into sleep, dizziness, head distention, restlessness, shortness of temper, probably congested bloodshot or red eyes, bitter taste in the mouth and hypochodriac pain, red tongue, thin yellow tongue coating, wiry rapid pulse
flaring up of liver fire insomnia
deficiency of heart and spleen insomnia
Principle: Reinforce tonify heart blood and spleen qi, nourish and calm the mind.
Points from Heart Channel of Hand-Shaoyin, Spleen Channel of Foot-Taiyin, Bladder Channel of Foot-Yangming
BL 20- back xu of spleen , UB 15- ,Ht 7- yuan source point of heart ,Sp 6 Basic formula- can pick more points as desire. SP 3 for bloated.
disharmony between the heart and kidney insomnia
Principle: Tonify yin of the Ht & Ki & clear deficient fire and tranquilize the mind. Regain the harmony between the heart and kidney. Points from Urinary Bladder Channel of Foot-TaiyangKidney Channel of Foot-Shaoyin Heart Channel of Hand-Shaoyin
UB 15- back xu of Ht, (Pc 7- yuan source of pc, Ht 7- , KI 3) – tonify heart yin & calm the ht shen , (Spleen 3, KI 6, UB23)- good to clear deficient Ki fire & other calming points.
derangement of stomach insomnia tx
Principle: Strengthen the spleen and stomach, eliminate dampness and resolve phlegm.
Points from Ren Chann, Stomach Channel of Foot-Yangming Spleen Channel of Foot-Taiyin
Ren 12- can use UB 21, but Ren 12 is better., St 40- clear phlegm , St 36- regualte St, improve digestion. , St 45- last point of stomach, jing well point- clear heat, good for mental disorder, Sp 1- 1st point of Sp= jing well point- clear heat. good for mental disorder, Ht 7- to calm Ht shen & improve the sleep. Can also do Ki 1 & Sp 1.
Flaring up of liver fire insomnia tx
Principle: Eliminate liver fire, moisten Yin and sedate hyperactive Yang.
Points from Gallbladder Channel of Foot-Shaoyang, Liver Channel of Foot-Jueyin, Heart Channel of Hand-Shaoyin. Quench fire, decrease anger calm the soul ( which liver houses)
BL 18- back xu, Lr 2- or 3 , BL 19-GB back xu to clear Lv & Gb fire. , GB 44- jing well of GB, clear mental problems, promote sleep. ,Ht 7- calm heart shen & promote sleep GB 44 can help insomnia, jing well points too.,
Forgetfulness, listlessness, weakness of the four limbs, palpitation, poor sleep and appetite, shortness of breath, low voice, pallor complexion, pale tongue proper with teeth marks on the edge, thin white or white greasy tongue coating, weak thready pulse.
deficiency of heart and spleen poor memory
Forgetfulness, lumbar soreness, knee joint weakness or seminal emission, dizziness, tinnitus, or feverish sensation in the palms and soles, restlessness, poor sleep, red tongue proper, thready rapid pulse.Yin xu
disharmony between heart and kidney poor memory
Forgetfulness, poor appetite, lassitude, trance, shortness of breath, lumbar soreness and knee joint weakness, frequent urination, palpitation, poor sleep, thin white tongue coating, weak thready pulse.
decline of spirit due to old age, poor memory
Forgetfulness, low speech, dull response, ecchymosis over the tongue, white greasy tongue coating, slippery or thready uneven pulse.
phlegm-fluid and stasis obstruction, poor memory
deficiency of heart and spleen, poor memory tx
Principle: Nourish heart and strengthen spleen - the Back-Shu points and the Ren Channel.
Prescription: BL 15- spleen back xu, BL 20, BL 17- blood, Ren 6- help with qi.
disharmony between the heart and kidney, poor memory tx
Principle: Regain the harmony between heart and kidney - the Back Shu points and the Shaoyin Channels of both the hand and the foot.
Prescription: BL 15, K 3, BL 23, P 8 tonify yin and clear Xu fire --- improve memory, Ht 7– decrease fire ---- improve memory
decline of spirit due to old age, poor memory tx
Principle: Reinforce kidney, nourish heart, strengthen spleen and promote intelligence - the Back-Shu points
and the Kidney Channel of Foot-Shaoyin.
Prescription: BL 23, can add GB 39-bone marrow, increases memory K 3, BL 15- tonify ht, BL 20, EX-HN (Shishencong)- skull pts aroung Du 20, towards Du20. With brain memory xu, add blood circulation points- SP10, UB 17
phlegm-fluid and stasis obstruction, poor memory tx
Principle: Strengthen heart Qi and resolve phlegm - the Yangming and Jueyin Channels.
Prescription: St 40- clear phlegm, St 36, Ht 7, P 7 clears the mind, improves memory; very good for mental issues, Sp 6- clear damp phlegm, Liv 2- move liver qi, could add Du 20 and Yintang. can add SP10, UB17 for blood circulation if brain memory xu.
Emotional depression, restlessness, fullness in the chest and distending pain in the hypochondrium, abdominal distention, and eructation, anorexia or abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting, thin greasy tongue coating and wiry pulse.
liver qi stagnation, melancholy (yu syndrome)
Irritable temper, flushed face, fullness in the chest and hypochondriac region, dryness and bitter taste in the mouth, headache, congested reddish eyes, tinnitus or acid regurgitation, constipation, very red tongue proper, rapid wiry pulse.
qi stagnation turning into fire, melancholy (yu syndrome)
Depression, chest fullness, discomfort sensation of the throat with a lump feeling, but no difficulty swallowing, thin greasy tongue coating, wiry, slippery pulse.
phlegmatic qi stagnation, melancholy (yu syndrome)
Frequent sorrow without any obvious causes, abnormal joy or rage, unreasonable suspicion jealousy or fear, palpitation and irritability, insomnia, poor memory, sensation in the chest, hiccups, sudden loss of voice, convulsions, thin white tongue coating, wiry ( from liver) and thin pulse (from blood). Can be hysterical, can pass out , have seizures, convulsions.
blood deficiency, melancholy (yu syndrome)
Irritability, impatient, hot temper, dizziness, palpitation, nocturnal emission, irregular menstruation, soreness and weakness of the loins and knees, crimson red dry, swollen tongue body, wiry, thready/thin and rapid pulse.
kidney yin deficiency, melancholy (yu syndrome)
liver qi stagnation, melancholy (yu syndrome) tx
Principle: Soothe the Liver Qi and regulate the Qi circulation of the middle-Jiao.
Ren 17- Influential pt of qi- calm the spirit, remove distension, regulate qi activity, (UB 18- ,Liv 3)- back xu of liver & yuan source of liver ,(Ren 12- , St 36- , Sp 4- lou connecting)- liver wood excess/stagnation tends to damage earth (spleen) & cause problems like N/V, hiccups, stomachache- these 3 pts support stomach
If chest & hypochondriac pain & distension- add Lv 14, Gb 34, Pc6 to open chest, relieve pain.
If pt is very emotional add Du 20, Ht 7 & Yin tang.
If pt has N/V because Lv qi attacks St- pc 6 for emotion & to harmonize St.
liver qi stagnation, melancholy (yu syndrome) tx
Principle: Soothe the Liver Qi and regulate the Qi circulation of the middle-Jiao.
Ren 17- Influential pt of qi- calm the spirit, remove distension, regulate qi activity, (UB 18- ,Liv 3)- back xu of liver & yuan source of liver ,(Ren 12- , St 36- , Sp 4- lou connecting)- liver wood excess/stagnation tends to damage earth (spleen) & cause problems like N/V, hiccups, stomachache- these 3 pts support stomach
If chest & hypochondriac pain & distension- add Lv 14, Gb 34, Pc6 to open chest, relieve pain.
If pt is very emotional add Du 20, Ht 7 & Yin tang.
If pt has N/V because Lv qi attacks St- pc 6 for emotion & to harmonize St.
qi stagnation turning into fire, melancholy (yu syndrome) tx
Principle: Eliminate liver fire, soothe the liver Qi, regulate Qi circulation and pacify the middle Jiao
Liv 2- clear live r fire (Lv 3, too) , GB 43- yin pt of GB, w/ Lv2 for Lv & BGB fire , (SJ 6- ,GB 34)- to soothe the liver qi., (Ren 13- , St 36)- to regulate St qi- can also use Ren 12 .
If migraine HA- add GB 20, DU 20 & taiyang to clear HA
If constipation bcause of fire, need to move bowel- ST 25- can also add SP 15, SJ6
qi stagnation turning into fire, melancholy (yu syndrome) tx
Principle: Eliminate liver fire, soothe the liver Qi, regulate Qi circulation and pacify the middle Jiao
Liv 2- clear live r fire (Lv 3, too) , GB 43- yin pt of GB, w/ Lv2 for Lv & BGB fire , (SJ 6- ,GB 34)- to soothe the liver qi., (Ren 13- , St 36)- to regulate St qi- can also use Ren 12 .
If migraine HA- add GB 20, DU 20 & taiyang to clear HA
If constipation bcause of fire, need to move bowel- ST 25- can also add SP 15, SJ6
phlegmatic qi stagnation type, melancholy (yu syndrome) tx
Principle: Soothe the liver, promote Qi circulation and resolve phlegm.
Ren 22- descend the qi & clear the chest & diaphragm & throat of plum pit, Ren 17- to open chest, circulate qi, PC 6- sedative, to calm the mind, open the chest., St 40- for phlegm, Liv 3 yuan source pt- move the liver qi
liver qi stagnation, melancholy (yu syndrome) tx
Principle: Soothe the Liver Qi and regulate the Qi circulation of the middle-Jiao.
Ren 17- Influential pt of qi- calm the spirit, remove distension, regulate qi activity, (UB 18- ,Liv 3)- back xu of liver & yuan source of liver ,(Ren 12- , St 36- , Sp 4- lou connecting)- liver wood excess/stagnation tends to damage earth (spleen) & cause problems like N/V, hiccups, stomachache- these 3 pts support stomach
If chest & hypochondriac pain & distension- add Lv 14, Gb 34, Pc6 to open chest, relieve pain.
If pt is very emotional add Du 20, Ht 7 & Yin tang.
If pt has N/V because Lv qi attacks St- pc 6 for emotion & to harmonize St.
phlegmatic qi stagnation type, melancholy (yu syndrome) tx
Principle: Soothe the liver, promote Qi circulation and resolve phlegm.
Ren 22- descend the qi & clear the chest & diaphragm & throat of plum pit, Ren 17- to open chest, circulate qi, PC 6- sedative, to calm the mind, open the chest., St 40- for phlegm, Liv 3 yuan source pt- move the liver qi
blood deficiency type, melancholy (yu syndrome) tx
Principle: Regulate the liver, nourish blood and calm the heart and mind.
Liv 3- yuan source pt to regulate liver qi & tonify liver blood, (Ht 7- , UB 15)- , P 6- to calm & sooth liver & mind, Sp 6- tonify blood source, Ren 14- front mu of heart- puncture slightly obliquely downwarn to tonify heart & tranquilize the mind
If syncope, pt passes out, use DU26.
qi stagnation turning into fire, melancholy (yu syndrome) tx
Principle: Eliminate liver fire, soothe the liver Qi, regulate Qi circulation and pacify the middle Jiao
Liv 2- clear live r fire (Lv 3, too) , GB 43- yin pt of GB, w/ Lv2 for Lv & BGB fire , (SJ 6- ,GB 34)- to soothe the liver qi., (Ren 13- , St 36)- to regulate St qi- can also use Ren 12 .
If migraine HA- add GB 20, DU 20 & taiyang to clear HA
If constipation bcause of fire, need to move bowel- ST 25- can also add SP 15, SJ6
blood deficiency type, melancholy (yu syndrome) tx
Principle: Regulate the liver, nourish blood and calm the heart and mind.
Liv 3- yuan source pt to regulate liver qi & tonify liver blood, (Ht 7- , UB 15)- , P 6- to calm & sooth liver & mind, Sp 6- tonify blood source, Ren 14- front mu of heart- puncture slightly obliquely downwarn to tonify heart & tranquilize the mind
If syncope, pt passes out, use DU26.
kidney yin deficiency, melancholy (yu sydrome) tx
Principle: Nourish kidney yin, soothe liver and tranquilize the mind, points mainly from kidney, liver, heart meridians and back shu.
(K3- , UB 23- , Sp 6)- tonify Ki yin (Liv 3- , UB 18)- move liver qi. , (Ht 7- , UB 15) tonify ht.
Distending pain in chest and hypochondrium with unfixed location, slightly alleviated by belching and aggravated by sadness, thin and white tongue coating, wiry pulse.
liver qi stagnation, intercostal neuralgia
kidney yin deficiency, melancholy (yu sydrome) tx
Principle: Nourish kidney yin, soothe liver and tranquilize the mind, points mainly from kidney, liver, heart meridians and back shu.
(K3- , UB 23- , Sp 6)- tonify Ki yin (Liv 3- , UB 18)- move liver qi. , (Ht 7- , UB 15) tonify ht.
phlegmatic qi stagnation type, melancholy (yu syndrome) tx
Principle: Soothe the liver, promote Qi circulation and resolve phlegm.
Ren 22- descend the qi & clear the chest & diaphragm & throat of plum pit, Ren 17- to open chest, circulate qi, PC 6- sedative, to calm the mind, open the chest., St 40- for phlegm, Liv 3 yuan source pt- move the liver qi
Fixed stabbing fixed pain in hypochondria region, intensified by pressure and at night, alleviated in day time, dark purple tongue body, sometimes with petechiae erecchymoses, deep and uneven choppy pulse.
blood stagnation, intercostal neuralgia
Distending pain in chest and hypochondrium with unfixed location, slightly alleviated by belching and aggravated by sadness, thin and white tongue coating, wiry pulse.
liver qi stagnation, intercostal neuralgia
blood deficiency type, melancholy (yu syndrome) tx
Principle: Regulate the liver, nourish blood and calm the heart and mind.
Liv 3- yuan source pt to regulate liver qi & tonify liver blood, (Ht 7- , UB 15)- , P 6- to calm & sooth liver & mind, Sp 6- tonify blood source, Ren 14- front mu of heart- puncture slightly obliquely downwarn to tonify heart & tranquilize the mind
If syncope, pt passes out, use DU26.
Fixed stabbing fixed pain in hypochondria region, intensified by pressure and at night, alleviated in day time, dark purple tongue body, sometimes with petechiae erecchymoses, deep and uneven choppy pulse.
blood stagnation, intercostal neuralgia
kidney yin deficiency, melancholy (yu sydrome) tx
Principle: Nourish kidney yin, soothe liver and tranquilize the mind, points mainly from kidney, liver, heart meridians and back shu.
(K3- , UB 23- , Sp 6)- tonify Ki yin (Liv 3- , UB 18)- move liver qi. , (Ht 7- , UB 15) tonify ht.
Distending burning, hot pain in hypochondria region with burning sensation, bitter taste in the mouth, restlessness, aversion to food, red tongue body, yellow and sticky coating, wiry and rapid pulse. Damp heat signs.
With shingles, will have skin lesions.
liver & gall bladder damp-heat, intercostal neuralgia
Distending burning, hot pain in hypochondria region with burning sensation, bitter taste in the mouth, restlessness, aversion to food, red tongue body, yellow and sticky coating, wiry and rapid pulse. Damp heat signs.
With shingles, will have skin lesions.
liver & gall bladder damp-heat, intercostal neuralgia
liver qi stagnation, intercostal neuralgia tx
Zhigou Sj 6- in arm, to open chest & remove pain form chest & hypochondriac area, Yang Ling Quan GB 34- , Huatuojiaji of corresponding segments- in dermatomes to unblock nerve , (Xingjian Liv 2- , Taichong Liv 3)- to regulate & soothe liver qi.
Distending pain in chest and hypochondrium with unfixed location, slightly alleviated by belching and aggravated by sadness, thin and white tongue coating, wiry pulse.
liver qi stagnation, intercostal neuralgia
Fixed stabbing fixed pain in hypochondria region, intensified by pressure and at night, alleviated in day time, dark purple tongue body, sometimes with petechiae erecchymoses, deep and uneven choppy pulse.
blood stagnation, intercostal neuralgia
blood stagnation, intercostal neuralgia tx
Zhigou Sj 6- ,Yang Ling Quan GB 34- to move liver qi & reduce pain. ,Huatuojiaji Extra- , Geshu UB 17- influential pt of blood, Ganshu UB 18- back xu of liver , Qimen Liv 14- local pt- front mu of liver , Xue Hai Sp 10- sea of blood . Add spleen 6 to circulate the blood.
liver qi stagnation, intercostal neuralgia tx
Zhigou Sj 6- in arm, to open chest & remove pain form chest & hypochondriac area, Yang Ling Quan GB 34- , Huatuojiaji of corresponding segments- in dermatomes to unblock nerve , (Xingjian Liv 2- , Taichong Liv 3)- to regulate & soothe liver qi.
blood stagnation, intercostal neuralgia tx
Zhigou Sj 6- ,Yang Ling Quan GB 34- to move liver qi & reduce pain. ,Huatuojiaji Extra- , Geshu UB 17- influential pt of blood, Ganshu UB 18- back xu of liver , Qimen Liv 14- local pt- front mu of liver , Xue Hai Sp 10- sea of blood . Add spleen 6 to circulate the blood.
liver & gall bladder damp heat, intercostal neuralgia tx
Zhigou Sj 6- , Yanglingquan GB 34- distal, and huato ja ji , Qimen Liv 14- local-front mu of liver, for excess liver & GB heat. , Riyua GB 24- local , Taichong Liv 3- clear liver heat, Yinlingquan Sp 9-clear damp heat GB 24 can clear the liver & damp heat.
Distending burning, hot pain in hypochondria region with burning sensation, bitter taste in the mouth, restlessness, aversion to food, red tongue body, yellow and sticky coating, wiry and rapid pulse. Damp heat signs.
With shingles, will have skin lesions.
liver & gall bladder damp-heat, intercostal neuralgia
liver qi stagnation, intercostal neuralgia tx
Zhigou Sj 6- in arm, to open chest & remove pain form chest & hypochondriac area, Yang Ling Quan GB 34- , Huatuojiaji of corresponding segments- in dermatomes to unblock nerve , (Xingjian Liv 2- , Taichong Liv 3)- to regulate & soothe liver qi.
Sudden onset of tinnitus and deafness with loud, flooding, ringing in the ear as if some wind blowing or wave of tide (flooding), which can not be relieved by pressing with the hand over the ear orifice. Hearing is affected. Other symptoms are Headache, flushed face, bitter taste in the mouth, dry throat, restlessness with irritability, hot tempers, disturbed sleep, discomfort sensation in the hypochondriac region, constipation, red tongue proper with yellow coating, rapid-wiry pulse. Pt needs things to be very loud to hear over the noise in their ear.
Excessive Liv & GB Fire rising, tinnitis & deafness
liver & gall bladder damp heat, intercostal neuralgia tx
Zhigou Sj 6- , Yanglingquan GB 34- distal, and huato ja ji , Qimen Liv 14- local-front mu of liver, for excess liver & GB heat. , Riyua GB 24- local , Taichong Liv 3- clear liver heat, Yinlingquan Sp 9-clear damp heat GB 24 can clear the liver & damp heat.
Sudden onset of tinnitus and deafness with loud, flooding, ringing in the ear as if some wind blowing or wave of tide (flooding), which can not be relieved by pressing with the hand over the ear orifice. Hearing is affected. Other symptoms are Headache, flushed face, bitter taste in the mouth, dry throat, restlessness with irritability, hot tempers, disturbed sleep, discomfort sensation in the hypochondriac region, constipation, red tongue proper with yellow coating, rapid-wiry pulse. Pt needs things to be very loud to hear over the noise in their ear.
Excessive Liv & GB Fire rising, tinnitis & deafness
Tinnitus with hypoacusis, or deafness as if the ear is heavily blocked, headache, dizziness with a heavy sensation, fullness in the chest, bitter taste in the mouth, excessive phlegm, swollen tongue, thick, greasy tongue coating and wiry, slippery pulse.
phlegm-heat stagnation, tinnitis & deafness
blood stagnation, intercostal neuralgia tx
Zhigou Sj 6- ,Yang Ling Quan GB 34- to move liver qi & reduce pain. ,Huatuojiaji Extra- , Geshu UB 17- influential pt of blood, Ganshu UB 18- back xu of liver , Qimen Liv 14- local pt- front mu of liver , Xue Hai Sp 10- sea of blood . Add spleen 6 to circulate the blood.
Tinnitus with hypoacusis, or deafness as if the ear is heavily blocked, headache, dizziness with a heavy sensation, fullness in the chest, bitter taste in the mouth, excessive phlegm, swollen tongue, thick, greasy tongue coating and wiry, slippery pulse.
phlegm-heat stagnation, tinnitis & deafness
Intermittent tinnitus like the ringing of cicada, better in the Daytime, but worse at night. Hand pressing over the ear may alleviate the condition, loss of hearing, dizziness, fatigue, soreness and weakness of lumbar region, and knee joints, thin wiry and weak pulse. Mild ear ringing- may doubt it’s even ear ringing, just low noise.
kidney essence deficiency, tinnitis & deafness
Intermittent tinnitus like the ringing of cicada, better in the Daytime, but worse at night. Hand pressing over the ear may alleviate the condition, loss of hearing, dizziness, fatigue, soreness and weakness of lumbar region, and knee joints, thin wiry and weak pulse. Mild ear ringing- may doubt it’s even ear ringing, just low noise.
kidney essence deficiency, tinnitis & deafness
Intermittent tinnitus or deafness, better with rest and worse with exertion, fatigue, weakness of limbs, poor appetite & digestion, loose stools, thready and febrile pulse, thin and greasy coating. Weak muscles.
spleen qi deficiency, tinnitis & deafness
liver & gall bladder damp heat, intercostal neuralgia tx
Zhigou Sj 6- , Yanglingquan GB 34- distal, and huato ja ji , Qimen Liv 14- local-front mu of liver, for excess liver & GB heat. , Riyua GB 24- local , Taichong Liv 3- clear liver heat, Yinlingquan Sp 9-clear damp heat GB 24 can clear the liver & damp heat.
Intermittent tinnitus or deafness, better with rest and worse with exertion, fatigue, weakness of limbs, poor appetite & digestion, loose stools, thready and febrile pulse, thin and greasy coating. Weak muscles.
spleen qi deficiency, tinnitis & deafness
Sudden onset of tinnitus and deafness with loud, flooding, ringing in the ear as if some wind blowing or wave of tide (flooding), which can not be relieved by pressing with the hand over the ear orifice. Hearing is affected. Other symptoms are Headache, flushed face, bitter taste in the mouth, dry throat, restlessness with irritability, hot tempers, disturbed sleep, discomfort sensation in the hypochondriac region, constipation, red tongue proper with yellow coating, rapid-wiry pulse. Pt needs things to be very loud to hear over the noise in their ear.
Excessive Liv & GB Fire rising, tinnitis & deafness
Tinnitus with hypoacusis, or deafness as if the ear is heavily blocked, headache, dizziness with a heavy sensation, fullness in the chest, bitter taste in the mouth, excessive phlegm, swollen tongue, thick, greasy tongue coating and wiry, slippery pulse.
phlegm-heat stagnation, tinnitis & deafness
Intermittent tinnitus like the ringing of cicada, better in the Daytime, but worse at night. Hand pressing over the ear may alleviate the condition, loss of hearing, dizziness, fatigue, soreness and weakness of lumbar region, and knee joints, thin wiry and weak pulse. Mild ear ringing- may doubt it’s even ear ringing, just low noise.
kidney essence deficiency, tinnitis & deafness
Intermittent tinnitus or deafness, better with rest and worse with exertion, fatigue, weakness of limbs, poor appetite & digestion, loose stools, thready and febrile pulse, thin and greasy coating. Weak muscles.
spleen qi deficiency, tinnitis & deafness