Shan Yao, Wingde Yan Rhizome, Chinese Yam, Rhizoma Dioscoreae

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Shan Yao, Wingde Yan Rhizome, Chinese Yam, Rhizoma Dioscoreae

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TCM Details:
Common Name: Chinese Yam
Chinese Name: Shan Yao 山药
Latin Name: Wingde Yan Rhizome
Other Name: Rhizoma Dioscoreae, Common Yam Rhizome, 薯藇、署预、薯蓣、山芋、诸署、署豫、玉延、修脆、薯、山薯、王薯、薯药、怀山药、蛇芋、白苕、九黄姜、野白薯、山板薯、扇子薯、佛掌薯
Origin: Henan, Shanxi, Hebei, Shaanxi Province, China
Package: Bag
Storage: Keep in cool, dry and no light place

More About This TCM (In English):
Property
Sweet, neutral; spleen, lung and kidney meridians entered.

Actions
Tonify qi, nourish yin, and tonify spleen, lung and kidney.

Indications
A. Spleen qi deficiency syndromes
It is indicated for poor appetite with loose stool, diarrhea due to spleen qi deficiency, especially for both spleen qi and yin deficiency, or needing tonifying but failure in transportation of spleen due to weakness after illness, because it can tonify both qi and yin of spleen, and it is astringent in property.

B. Lung qi deficiency syndromes
It can tonify both qi and yin of lung directly, and tonify metal (lung) through tonify earth (spleen).

C. Kidney deficiency syndromes
It is indicated for deficiency of yin, yang and essential qi of kidney, because it can tonify kidney qi and yin, and also has the action of astringing. It is occurred in many famous formula of kidney tonifying and combined with kidney tonics and astringents.

D. For diabetes due to both qi and yin deficiency
It is indicated for diabetes due to both qi and yin deficiency, because it can tonify both qi of spleen, lung and kidney, and yin of spleen, lung and kidney.

Dosage and Administrations
Decoct 5~30 g, 60~250 g in large dosage, stir-baked with bran for enhancing action of spleen tonifying and diarrhea relieving.

Read More Info. About It (In Chinese 中文介绍):
  山药,为薯蓣科植物薯蓣的块茎。11~12月采挖,切去根头,洗净泥土,用竹刀刮去外皮,晒干或烘干,即为毛山药。选择粗大的毛山药,用清水浸匀,再加微热,并用棉被盖好,保持湿润闷透,然后放在木板上搓揉成圆柱状,将两头切齐,晒干打光,即为光山药。
性味
  甘,平。
归经
  入肺、脾、肾经。
功能主治
  健脾,补肺,固肾,益精。治脾虚泄泻,久痢,虚劳咳嗽,消渴,遗精、带下,小便频数。
相关论述
①《本经》:"主伤中,补虚,除寒热邪气,补中益气力,长肌肉,久服耳目聪明。"
②《别录》:"主头面游风,风头(一作’头风’)眼眩,下气,止腰痛,治虚劳羸瘦,充五脏,除烦热,强钥。"
③《药性论》:"补五劳七伤,去冷风,止腰痛,镇心神,补心气不足,患人体虚羸,加而用之。"
④《食疗本草》:"治头疼,助阴力。"
⑤《日华子本草》:"助五脏,强筋骨,长志安神,主泄精健忘。"
⑥朱震亨:"生捣贴肿硬毒,能消散。"
⑦《伤寒蕴要》:"补不足,清虚热。"
⑧《纲目》:"益肾气,健脾胃,止泄痢,化痰涎,润皮毛。"

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