Indigestion according to Chinese Medicine

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Four herbal formulas that might help with indigestion

Yue Ju Wan

Source date: 1481 AD

Number of ingredients: 5 herbs

Key actions: Promotes the movement of Qi. Releases all types of Stagnation (Qi, Blood, Phlegm, Fire, Food and Dampness).

Why might Yue Ju Wan help with indigestion?

Because it is a formula often recommended to treat the pattern '/tcm-education-center/patterns/qi_stagnation' of which indigestion is a symptom.

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Huang Qi Jian Zhong Tang

Source date: 220 AD

Number of ingredients: 7 herbs

Key actions: Warms and tonifies the Middle Burner (Spleen and Stomach). Tonifies Qi. Relieves spasmodic pain.

Why might Huang Qi Jian Zhong Tang help with indigestion?

Huang Qi Jian Zhong Tang has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of indigestion

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Wei Ling Tang

Source date: 1481 AD

Number of ingredients: 9 herbs

Key actions: Promotes urination. Warms the Yang. Strengthens the Spleen. Drains Dampness. Promotes the movement of Qi. Harmonizes the Stomach.

Why might Wei Ling Tang help with indigestion?

Wei Ling Tang has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of indigestion

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Tong Xie Yao Fang

Source date: 1481 AD

Number of ingredients: 4 herbs

Key actions: Tonifies the Spleen. Softens the Liver. Expels dampness. Stops diarrhea.

Why might Tong Xie Yao Fang help with indigestion?

Tong Xie Yao Fang has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of ingestion in children

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Acupuncture points used for indigestion