Tian Ma Gou Teng Yin

Natural Chinese Herbal Formulas That Eliminates Internal Wind

Tian Ma Gou Teng Yin

Gastrodia and Uncaria Decoction


Main Action of Tian Ma Gou Teng Yin
The functions of this chinese medicine formula are to calm the liver, extinguish wind, clear heat, promote blood circulation and strengthen the liver and kidneys. This TCM Herbal formula is best suited for conditions of liver yang rising with liver wind in the upper aspects of the body.


Indications and Symptoms for Tian Ma Gou Teng Yin
headache, dizziness, vertigo, tinnitus, blurred vision, heat sensation in the head, insomnia, dream disturbed sleep, possible numbness and twitching spasms in the extremities Tongue - red body Pulse - wiry, rapid


Herbal Ingredients of Tian Ma Gou Teng Yin

Tian Ma (Rhizoma Gastrodiae Elatae, Gastrodia Rhizome)

- 9g. -calms liver, clears wind

Gou Teng (Ramulus Cum Uncis Uncariae, Gambir Vine Stems, Gambir)

- 12 -15g. -calms liver, clears wind

Shi Jue Ming (Concha Haliotidis, Abolone Shell)

- 18 -24g -calms liver, clears wind

Zhi Zi (Fructus Gardeniae Jasminoidis, Cape Jasmine Fruit, Gardenia)

- 9g. -clear heat, drain fire

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

9g. -clear heat, drain fire

Yi Mu Cao (Herba Leonuri Heterophylli, Chinese Motherwort, Leonurus)

- 9 -12g. -promote blood circulation, prevents rising of blood to the head with ascending yang

Chuan Niu Xi (RadixCyathulae Officinalis Sichuan Ox Knee)

- 12g. -promotes downward movement of blood

Du Zhong (Cortex Eucommiae Ulmoidis, Eucommia Bark)

- 9 -12g. -nourish liver and kidneys

Sang Ji Sheng (Ramulus Sangjisheng, Mulberry Mistletoe Stem, Loranthus)

- 9 -24g. -nourish liver and kidneys

Ye Jiao Teng (Caulis Polygoni Multiflori)

- 9 -30g. -calms spirit

Fu Shen (Sclerotium Poriae Cocos Pararadicis, Poria Spirit)

- 9 -15g. -calms spirit


Cooking Preparation of Tian Ma Gou Teng Yin
When preparing this natural chinese medicine formula Shi Jue Ming (Concha Haliotidis) should be cooked first while Gou Teng (Uncis uncariae) should be added near the end of the decocting process.


Additional Information on Tian Ma Gou Teng Yin
When the appropriate symptoms are present this chinese medicine formula can be used to treat essential hypertension, renal hypertension, hypertensive encephalopathy, focal disorder of higher nervous functions (aphasia, apraxia, epilepsy, neurosis), cerebrovascular disease and transitory ischemic attacks.