Monthly Archives: September 2015

Tiny Formulas: Gan Cao Gan Jiang Tang

Licorice and Ginger Decoction (gān cǎo gān jiāng tāng) is a most useful tiny formula to understand.  I hope readers take some time with this post so that this a real relationship with this little building block of so many formulas can … Continue reading

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Another Small Formula: Zhi Shi Shao Yao San

I’m continuing by revisiting the long lost series on tiny formulas from the Shang Han Lun and Jin Gui Yao Lue. I believe that it is extremely important to know and understand the tiny formulas because they are the building blocks of bigger formulas. Continue reading

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