Huang Tu Tang

Natural Chinese Herbal Formulas That Tonfiy and Stop Bleeding

Huang Tu Tang

Yellow Earth Decoction

Main Action of Huang Tu Tang
The functions of this traditional chinese medicine formula are to warm yang Qi, tonify spleen and nourish blood while stopping bleeding. This TCM Herbal formula is best suited for conditions of spleen yang deficiency (deficient cold in the middle jiao) and it's lack of ability to control blood. Due to the lack of blood governing it leaks out of it's vessels and moves upwards and downwards.

Indications and Symptoms for Huang Tu Tang
blood in stool, vomiting blood, spitting up blood, nosebleeds, uterine bleeding, all blood will be pale red, cold extremities, pale complexion Tongue - pale body, white coat Pulse - deep, thin, forceless

Herbal Ingredients of Huang Tu Tang

Zao Xin Tu (Terra Flava Usta)

- 18g. -warms middle jiao, harmonize stomach, stop bleeding

Sheng Di Huang (Radix Rehmanniae Glutinosae, Chinese Foxglove Root, Rehmannia)

- 9g. -nourish yin and blood, stop bleeding

E Jiao (Gelatinum Corii Asini, Ass -hide Glue, Gelatin)

- 9g. -nourish yin and blood, stop bleeding

Bai Zhu (Rhizoma Atractyloids Macrocephaelae, White Atractylodes Rhizome)

- 9g. -warm yang, tonify spleen, aids middle jiao Qi to govern blood

Gan Cao (Radix Glycyrrhizae Uralensis, Licorice Root)

- 9g. -harmonize middle jiao and other herbs within formula

Fu Zi (Radix Lateralis Aconiti Carmichaeli, Szechuan Aconite Root, Aconite)

- 9g. -warm yang, tonify spleen, aids middle jiao Qi to govern blood

Huang Qin (Radix Scutellariae Baicalensis, Baical Skullcap Root, Scutellaria, Scute)

- 9g. -prevents heat from developing in the interior due to the use of warm herbs

Cooking Preparation of Huang Tu Tang
This natural chinese medicine formula should be decocted by first Cooking Zao Xin Tu (Terra Flaca Usta) for 30-40 minutes before adding the other Herbal ingredients. Zao Xin Tu is used in generally higher dosages by today's practitioners (30 -60g) or is substituted with Chi Shi Zhi (Halloysitum Rubrum) using an increase of dosage of 3 -4 times the original amount.

Additional Information on Huang Tu Tang
This traditional chinese medicine formula is suited for bleeding through the stool or vomiting (distant bleeding). This Herbal formula is best used for conditions of bleeding with the root cause being deficiency of the spleen and stomach. When the appropriate symptoms are present Huang Tu Tang is able to treat such disorders as chronic hemorrhagic gastritis and peptic ulcers.