Inability to think or concentrate according to Chinese Medicine

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A herbal formula that might help with inability to think or concentrate

Tian Wang Bu Xin Dan

Source date: 16th century

Number of ingredients: 14 herbs

Key actions: Nutritive tonic: Nourishes Yin, Blood and Vital Essence of the Heart and Kidney. Clears away pathogenic Heat, clears Deficient Heat. Sedative.

Why might Tian Wang Bu Xin Dan help with inability to think or concentrate?

Because it is a formula often recommended to treat the pattern '/tcm-education-center/patterns/yin_and_blood_deficiency' of which inability to think or concentrate for even short periods of time is a symptom.

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Acupuncture points used for inability to think or concentrate

Unprepared Rehmannia might help with inability to think or concentrate

Why might Unprepared Rehmannia (Di Huang) help with inability to think or concentrate?

Because it is a key herb in Tian Wang Bu Xin Dan, a herbal formula indicated to treat the pattern '' (a pattern with inability to think or concentrate as a symptom)

Unprepared Rehmannia is a Cold herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Heart, the Kidney and the Liver.

Its main actions are: Expels Heat by Cooling Blood. Tonifies Yin by promoting Fluid production. Soothes the Heart by calming Blazing Fire. Cools and nourishes.

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Other symptoms often associated with inability to think or concentrate

Irritability Palpitations with anxiety Fatigue Insomnia with very restless sleep Forgetfulness Dry stools Mouth sores