Gan Cao Pian
healthy cardiovascular function since 210 A. D.
Therapeutic Actions: One of the oldest formulas in the TCM
apothecary, this recipe replenishes deficient Qi, enriches the blood
and nourishes yin to restore a healthy pulse.
Indications: Used to strengthen both Qi
and blood. It can address yin deficiency that causes irregular heart
beat, palpitations, shortness of breath, pallor, insomnia, spontaneous
perspiration, night sweats, dry mouth and throat. It can also help
with poor memory and improve concentration.
Indications: Ventricular premature heart beat,
primary stages of arterioventricular blockage, functional arrhythmia,
auricular fibrillation, cardiovascular neurosis, hyperthyroidism,
rheumatic heart disease.