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Palpatations, shortness of breath on exertion, sweating, pallor, tiredness, listlessness

Tongue: Pale or normal

Pulse: Empty
Diagnosis: Heart Qi Defficiency

Principle of Treatment: Nourish Heart Qi

Prescription:
UB 15 - Ba shu point for Heart
HT 5 - Nourishes Heart Qi
ST 36 - Nourishes Qi
SP 6 - with ST 36 greatly tonefies Qi of whole body
Ren 6 - 'Sea of Qi', Tonefies Qi of whole body
LI 10 - Tonefies Qi
Palpatations, shortness of breath on exertion, tiredness, listlessness, sweating, feeling of stuffiness or discomfort in heart region, feeling of cold, bright, pale face, cold limbs, especially hands

Tongue: Pale, wet, swollen

Pulse: Deep, weak, knotted
Diagnosis: Heart Yang Defficiency

Principle of Treatment: Nourish Heart Yang

Prescription:
UB 23 and Du 4 - Gate of Vitality, Nourishes Yang
ST 36 - Tonefies Yang
UB 15 - Ba Shu point for Heart
Ren 4 - Strengthens Yang
Ren 6 - Tonefies Yang
Ren 8 - Rescues Yang
Palpitations, dizziness, insomnia, dream-disturbed sleep, poor memory, anxiety, propensity to be startled, dull, pale complexion, pale lips, fatigue, sluggishness, speaking incoherently, emotional upsets with periods, scanty, light periods with light red flow

Tongue: Pale, thin, dry

Pulse: Choppy or Fine
Diagnosis: Heart Blood Defficiency

Principle of Treatment: Nourish Heart and Heart Blood, Calm the Mind

Prescription:
UB 15 - Ba Shu Point for Heart
HT 7 - Nourishes Heart Blood, Calms the Mind
UB 17 - Ba Shu Point for Blood
ST 36 - Nourishes Blood
SP 10 - 'Sea of Blood', Nourishes Blood
SP 6 - Nourishes Blood, Calms the Mind
Palpitations, dizziness, insomnia, dream-disturbed sleep, poor memory, anxiety, propensity to be startled, mental restlessness, uneasiness, fidgetiness, malar flush, low grade fever, feeling of heat especially in evenings, feeling hot and bothered, night sweating, dry mouth and throat, 5 palm heat

Tongue: Red, no coat

Pulse: Floating, Empty, Rapid
Diagnosis: Heart Yin Defficiency

Principle of Treatment: Nourish Heart Yin, Calm the Mind

Prescription:
UB 15 - Ba Shu point for Heart
HT 6 - Nourishes Heart Yin
SP 6 - Nourishes Yin, Calms the Mind
Ren 4 - Tonefies Yin of whole body
K 1 - Tonefies Yin, Calms the Mind
K 6 - Tonefies Yin, Calms the Mind
Distended or dull ache in hypochondrium and chest, sighing, hiccup, nausea, vomitting, epigastric pain, poor appetite, sour regurgitation, belching, feeling of pulsation in epigastrium, churning feeling in stomach, abdominal distention, borborygmi, diarrhoea, feeling of difficulty swallowing, melancholy, depression, moodiness, fluctuations in meantal state, unhappiness, feeling wound up, feeling of lump in throat, irregular periods, painful periods, distention of breasts before periods, PMT, irritability

Tongue: May be normal

Pulse: Wiry
Diagnosis: Liver Qi Stagnation

Principle of Treatment: Promote the smooth flow of Liver Qi, Calm the Mind

Prescription:
UB 18 - Ba Shu point for Liver
Liv 3 - Promotes smooth flow of Qi
Liv 13 - Promotes the smooth flow of Qi
GB 34 - Promotes the smooth flow of Qi
Sp 6 - Promotes the smooth flow of Qi, Calms the Mind
P6 - Calms the Mind, Harmonises the Middle Jiao
Dizziness, numbness of limbs, insomnia, blurred vision, floaters in eyes, scanty menstruation or ammenorrhoea, dull, pale complexion, pale lips, muscular spasms, weakness, cramps, withered and brittle nails

Tongue: Pale, orange sides, Dry

Pulse: Choppy or Fine
Diagnosis: Liver Blood Defficiency

Principle of Treatment: Nourish Liver Blood

Prescription:
Liv 3 - Nourishes Liver Blood
SP 10 - 'Sea of Blood', Nourishes Blood
UB 18 - Ba Shu point for Liver
UB 17 - Ba Shu point for Blood
SP 6 - Nourishes Blood
Liv 8 - Nourishes Liver Blood
Headache which may be on the temples, eyes or lateral side of head, dizziness, tinnitus, deafness, dry mouth and throat, insomnia, irritability, feeling worked up, shouting in anger

Tongue: Red, especially sides

Pulse: Wiry
Diagnosis: Liver Yang Rising

Principle of Treatment: Subdue Liver Yang, Nourish Yin which controls Yang, Calm the Mind

Prescription:
SP 6 - Nourishes Yin, Calms the Mind
Ren 4 - Nourishes Yin of whole body
SJ 5 - Subdues Yang
Liv 3 - Subdues Yang
GB 20 - Subdues Yang
K 1 - Nourishes Yin
Shortness of breath, cough, watery sputum, weak voice, daytime sweating, dislike to speak, dislike of cold, bright white complexion, propensity to catch colds, tiredness

Tongue: Pale or normal

Pulse: Empty
Diagnosis: Lung Qi Defficiency

Principle of Treatment: Nourish Lung Qi, Tonefiy Qi

Prescription:
Lu 7 - Tonefies Wei Qi and Lungs
Lu 9 - Tonefies Lungs and Lung Qi
LI 4 - Clears Colds, Tonefies Wei Qi and Lungs
UB 13 - Ba Shu point for lungs
Ren 6 - Sea of Qi, Tonefies Qi
ST 36 - Tonefies Wei Qi, Qi of whole body
Shortness of breath, cough which is dry or with sticky sputum, blood-tinged sputum, low grade fever in the afternoon, feeling of Heat in the afternoon or evening, malar flush, night sweating, 5 palm heat, insomnia, dry mouth and throat, hoarse voice, tickle throat

Tongue: Red, peeled, cracks in Lung area

Pulse: Floating, Empty, Rapid
Diagnosis: Lung Yin Deficiency

Principle of Treatment: Nourish Lung Yin and Lungs, Calm the Mind

Prescription:
UB 13 - Ba Shu point for Lungs
SP 06 - Nourishes Yin, Calms Mind
Ren 4 - Nourished Yin, Calms Mind
K1 - Nourishes Yin
K6 - Nourishes Yin
Lu 9 - Tonefies Lung Yin, Stops cough
No appetite, abdominal distension after eating, tiredness, lassitude, sallow complexion, weakness of the limbs, loose stools or diarrhoea with bits of undigested food, gas or bloating, haemorrhoids

Tongue: Pale or normal, sticky thick white coat, may be swollen with transverse cracks

Pulse: Empty
Diagnosis: Spleen Qi Deficiency

Principle of Treatment: Nourish Spleen Qi

Prescription:
SP 6 - Nourishes Spleen
ST 36 - Tonefies Qi, Partner of Spleen
UB 20 - Ba Shu point for Spleen
Ren 6 - 'Sea of Qi', Nourishes Qi
SP 10 - Tonefies Spleen
UB 21 - Stomach Ba Shu point, also tonefies Spleen
Lack of appetite, abdominal distension when eating, tiredness, sallow or bright white complexion, weakness of the four limbs, lassitude, loose stools, oedema, chilliness, cold limbs

Tongue: Pale, swollen, wet

Pulse: Weak, slow, deep
Diagnosis: Spleen Yang Deficiency

Principle of Treatment: Nourish Spleen and Yang

Prescription:
ST 36 - Tonefies Yang
SP 6 - Tonefies Spleen
Ren 6 - Tonefies Yang
Ren 4 - Strengthens Yang
Du 4 - Tonefies Yang
UB 20 - Ba Shu Point for Spleen
UB 21 - Ba Shu Point for Stomach (Partner of Spleen)
Dizziness, tiredness, sallow complexion, loose stools, no appetite, blurred vision, numbness or tingling of limbs

Tongue: Pale, paler or orangey on sides

Pulse: Choppy
Diagnosis: Liver and Spleen Blood Deficiency

Principle of Treatment: Nourish Liver and Spleen and Blood

Prescription:
UB 18 - Ba Shu Point for Liver
UB 20 - Ba Shu Point for Spleen
UB 17 - Ba Shu Point for Blood
SP 10 - 'Sea of Blood' Nourishes Blood
K3 - Promotes Yuan Qi which promotes the production of Blood
Liv 3 - Nourishes Liver Blood
Liv 8 - Nourishes Liver Blood
SP 6 - Nourishes Blood
ST 36 - Nourishes Blood
Dizziness, tinnitus, vertigo, poor memory, deafness, night sweating, dry mouth at night, 5 palm heat, thirst, sore back, aches in bones, nocturnal emissions, constipation, dark, scanty urine

Tongue: Red, peeled, no coat, cracks

Pulse: Floating, Empty, Rapid
Diagnosis: Kidney Yin Deficiency

Principle of Treatment: Nourish Kidney Yin

Prescription:
K 1 - Nourishes Kidney Yin
K 3 - Tonefies Kidneys
K 6 - Nourishes Yin
SP 6 - Nourishes Yin
Ren 4 - Nourishes Yin of whole body
UB 23 - Ba Shu point for Kidneys, Tonefies Kidneys
Sore back, cold knees, sensation of cold in back, aversion to cold, weak legs, white complexion, weak knees, impotence, permature ejaculation, lassitude, abundant clear urine, scant clear urine, apathy, oedema of legs, infertility in women, poor appetite, loose stools

Tongue: Pale, flabby, swollen, wet

Pulse: Deep, weak
Diagnosis: Kidney and Spleen Yang Deficiency

Principle of Treatment: Tonefy Kidney and Spleen Yang, Calm the Mind

Prescription:
(All points with moxa)
ST 36 - Tonefies Yang
SP 6 - Tonefies Spleen
K 7 - Tonefies Kidney Yang
Du 4 - Gate of Vitality, Tonefies Yang
UB 23 - Gate of Vitality, Ba Shu point for Kidneys
UB 20 - Ba Shu point for Spleen
Ren 4 - Tonefies Yang of whole body
Ren 8 - Tonefies Yang
Soreness and weakness of the back, clear, frequent urine, weak stream urnination, abundant urination, dribbling after urination, incontinence of urine, nocturnal emissions without dreams, premature ejaculation, enuresis (bed wetting), urination at night, spermatorrhoea, prolapse of uterus, chronic vaginal discharge

Tongue: Pale

Pulse: Deep, weak, especially rear positions
Diagnosis: Kidney Yang Deficiency (May be Kidney Qi Deff)

Principle of Treatment: Tonify Kidney Yang

Prescription:
K 7 - Tonefies Kidneys
K 3 - Tonefies Kidneys
Ren 6 - Strengthens Yang
Ren 4 - Strengthens Yang, Nourishes Kidneys
UB 23 - Ba Shu point for Kidneys
Du 4 - Tonefies Kidney Yang
Sallow complexion, dull occipital or vertical headache, insomnia, dream-disturbed sleep, numbness of limbs, malar flush, dizziness, dry eyes, blurred vision, propensity to outbursts of anger, soreness of the lower back, dry throat, tinnitus, night sweats, feeling of heat in palms and soles, difficult, dry stools, nocturnal emissions, scanty menstruattion or amenorrhoea, delayed cycle, infertility in women.

Tongue: Red, peeled, no coat, cracks

Pulse: Floating, Empty, Choppy
Diagnosis: Liver and Kidney Yin Deficiency

Principle of Treatment: Nourish Kidney and Liver Yin, Nourish Liver Blood,Calm the Mind

Prescription:
Liv 3 - Nourishes Liver Blood
Liv 8 - Nourishes Liver Blood
SP 10 - Sea of Blood, Nourishes Blood
K 1 - Nourishes Yin
K 6 - Nourishes Yin
Ren 4 - Nourishes Yin
P 6 - Harmonises Middle Jiao, Calms the Mind
UB 18 - Ba Shu point for Liver
UB 23 - Ba Shu point for Kidneys