California License Exams, Pacific College Comps
Cinnamon Twig and Poria Pill
Warm the Menses and Dispel
Invigorate blood, transform blood stasis, reduce fixed abdominal masses
Jin Gui Yao Lue (Eastern Han - approximately 200 AD)
Blood stasis in the womb, presenting with mild, persistent uterine bleeding of purple or dark blood during pregnancy accompanied by abdominal pain that increases with pressure. The pulse will be choppy.
Also commonly used for immobile masses in the lower abdomen with pain and tenderness, abdominal spasms and tension, amenorrhea with abdominal distention and pain, dysmenorrhea, and retention of the lochia.