Bupleurum and Cinnamon Twig Decoction

Gui Zhi                          4.5g

Huang Qin                      4.5g

Ren Shen                       4.5g

Gan Cao                        3g

Ban Xia                          6-9g

Shao Yao                       4.5g

Chai Hu                         12g

Sheng Jiang                     4.5g

Da Zao                          6 pieces

Actions: Releases the muscle layer and exterior and harmonizes and releases Shao Yang disorders.

Indications: Joint pain with a ‘crackling’ sensation (due to wind in the joints). May also be used for epigastric pain due to Liver and Spleen disharmony.