Precious Sea™ Formulae

precious_sea“Sea” stands here for Blood. “Precious” is derived from the name of the Chinese formula it is a variation of (Ba Zhen Tang Eight Precious Decoction). “Eight” refers to the four herbs making Si Jun Zi Tang Four Gentlemen Decoction and the four making Si Wu Tang Four Substances Decoction (both of which are in the decoction).


Dang Gui Radix Angelicae sinensis
Shu Di Huang Radix Rehmanniae preparata
Bai Shao Radix Paeoniae albae
He Shou Wu Radix Polygoni multiflori preparata
Dang Shen Radix Codonopsis
Bai Zhu Rhizoma Atractylodis macrocephalae
Huang Qi Radix Astragali
Ren Shen Radix Ginseng
Fu Ling Sclerotium Poriae albae
Gou Qi Zi Fructus Lycii
Tu Si Zi Semen Cuscutae
Huang Jing Rhizoma polygonati sibirici
Bai Zi Ren Semen Biotae
Yi Mu Cao Herba Leonuri
Xiang Fu Rhizoma Cyperi
Chuan Xiong Rhizoma Ligustici wallichii
Zhi Gan Cao Radix Glycyrrhizae preparata

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Qi and Blood deficiency, Kidney deficiency.


Tonify Qi, nourish Blood, tonify the Kidneys.

Tongue: Pale.
Pulse: Choppy or weak.

Classical Antecedent

Yi Mu Ba Zhen Tang

Differences from Classical Antecedent

Tonify the Kidneys.

This formula is a variation of the well-known Ba Zhen Tang (Eight Precious Decoction) which tonifies Qi and nourishes Blood. In terms of organs, this formula tonifies Lung-Qi and Spleen-Qi, nourishes Liver-Blood and Heart-Blood and tonifies the Kidneys. It tonifies the Kidneys in a balanced way with herbs that tonify both Kidney-Yang and Kidney-Yin.

  • The first eight ingredients constitute the formula Ba Zhen Tang (ie Dang Gui Dong Quai Root, Shu Di Huang, Bai Shao, Chuan Xiong, Bai Zhu, Ren Shen, Fu Ling, Zhi Gan Cao, Dang Shen and Huang Qi) and strengthen the Qi tonifying effect.
  • Yi Mu Cao invigorates Blood;
  • Xiang Fu moves Qi;
  • He Shou Wu, Gou Qi Zi and Huang Jing nourish Blood and the Essence;
  • Tu Si Zi tonifies the Kidneys
  • Bai Zi Ren nourishes Heart-Blood.

This product is a dietary (food) supplement, to be taken as directed by a qualified practitioner. It is not intended to treat, cure, diagnose or prevent any disease. Not to replace a varied diet. Not to be taken if nursing or if pregnant. Not to be consumed continuously for longer than 3 months.