Modification to bā zhēn tāng

Ba Zhen Tang
(Eight Treasure Decoction)

''Modification:'' Usually substituted for

Ren Shen at 2-3 times the dosage. - refer to:
Author: Dan Bensky and Randall Barolet
, p259

    Herb Common Name   Qty.  
生薑 Sheng Jiang fresh ginger rhizome 3 pieces
茯苓 Fu Ling poria, sclerotium of tuckahoe, China root, hoelen, Indian bread 12 - 15 grams
川芎 Chuan Xiong Sichuan lovage root, cnidium, chuanxiong root 6 - 9 grams
白术 Bai Zhu (white) atratylodes rhizome, ovate atractylodes, angelica root 9 - 12 grams
大棗 Da Zao jujube, Chinese date 2 pieces
熟地黄 Shu Di Huang cooked rehmannia root, prepared Chinese foxglove root 15 - 18 grams
當歸 Dang Gui tangkuei, Chinese angelica root 12 - 15 grams
白芍 Bai Shao white peony root, peony 12 - 15 grams
炙甘草 Zhi Gan Cao Honey Prepared Licorice 3 - 6 grams
added 人蔘 Ren Shen ginseng root
added 黨蔘 Dang Shen codonopsis root 12 - 27 grams