Root the Spirit™ Formulae

root_the_spiritRoot the Spirit Liquid The “Spirit” here refers to Shen and Hun. The formula roots the Shen in the Heart and the Hun in the Liver.


Bai Shao Radix Paeoniae albae
Dang Gui Radix Angelicae sinensis
Wu Wei Zi Fructus Schisandrae
Mai Men Dong Radix Ophiopogonis
Tu Si Zi Semen Cuscutae
Suan Zao Ren Semen Ziziphi spinosae
Fu Shen Sclerotium Poriae pararadicis
Bai Zi Ren Semen Biotae

Available as Liquid Extract 2oz or 60 Tabs / 500mg

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Liver-Blood deficiency, unsettled Hun.


Nourish Liver-Blood and Liver-Yin, settle the Hun, calm the Mind.

Tongue: Pale in case of Liver-Blood deficiency, red and without coating in case of Liver-Yin deficiency, thin.
Pulse: Choppy (Liver-Blood deficiency) or Floating-Empty (Liver-Yin deficiency).

Classical Antecedent

Yin Mei Tang

Differences from Classical Antecedent

Stronger action in calming the Mind and settling the Hun.

Acupuncture Points

LIV-8 Ququan, BL-18 Ganshu, BL-47 Hunmen, KI-3 Taixi, KI-6 Zhaohai, Ren-4 Guanyuan, Du-24 Shenting, P-7 Daling. All with reinforcing method. No moxa.

Root the Spirit™ is a variation of the ancient prescription Yin Mei Tang (Attracting Sleep Decoction). It is aimed at addressing a deficiency of Liver-Blood and/or Liver-Yin; this leads to the Ethereal Soul being unrooted.

  • Bai Shao and Dang Gui nourish Liver-Blood
  • Wu Wei Zi nourishes Yin and subdues Yang
  • Tu Si Zi tonifies the Kidneys and is astringent
  • Mai Men Dong nourishes Yin
  • Bai Zi Ren, Suan Zao Ren and Fu Shen calm the Mind and settle the Ethereal Soul

When to take
Take a higher dose in the evening.

This product is a dietary (food) supplement, as prescribed by a qualified practitioner. It is not intended to treat, diagnose, prevent or cure any disease. Do not take if nursing or pregnant. Not intended to replace a varied diet. Not to be consumed for longer 3 months on a continued basis.