Gui Pi Wan is a regarded Chinese herbal formula that strengthens the Spleen and the Heart. It is used to nourish the Blood, replenish Qi, and calm the mind in cases of overwork or stress.


Formula For:

  • Augments Qi
  • Nourishes the Blood
  • Strengthens the Spleen
  • Nourishes the Heart


Can be used for treating:

  • Memory loss
  • Forgetfulness
  • Absent-mindedness
  • Lack of concentration
  • Menorrhagia
  • Palpitations with or without anxiety
  • Insomnia (difficulty falling asleep)
  • Nightmares
  • Reduced appetite
  • Pale, wan complexion
  • Pale lips and nails
  • Early menstruation with copious pale blood
  • Continuous flow with little blood (spotting)
  • Excess perspiration
  • Night sweats
  • Irregular menstruation
  • Leukorrhea
  • Dizziness (mild and postural, worse with sitting or rising or lying down or when fatigued)
  • Blurred vision
  • Spots before the eyes
  • Low spirits
  • Depression
  • Bruising easily
  • Dream disturbed sleep
  • Short attention span
  • Anxiety
  • Phobias
  • Panic attacks
  • Fear
  • Low grade fever
  • Withdrawal
  • Fatigue and lethargy
  • Weakness
  • Genital itch
  • Impotence
  • Nocturnal emissions
  • Weak abdomen
  • Abdominal distention after eating
  • Premenstrual spotting

Gui Pi Wan / Relief Stress


Rx. Ginseng    Ren Shen    

Tonifies Spleen, Heart, and Yuan Qi.
With Bai Zhu, tonifies the transformation and transportation functions of the Spleen.
With Huang Qi, Bai Zhu, and Zhi Gan Cao, tonifies the Spleen to generate Blood.
With Bai Zhu and Fu Ling, for Spleen and Stomach Qi Deficiency.
With Dang Gui, Long Yan Rou and Yuan Zhi, for Heart and Spleen Deficiency.


(Rx. Codonopsis)    (Dang Shen)  

(May substitute for Ren Shen.)


Rx. Astragali    Huang Qi    

Tonifies Blood and Spleen Qi.
With Dang Gui, generates and nourishes Blood.
With Ren Shen, for Qi Deficiency with general debility, anorexia, and spontaneous sweat.
With Bai Zhu, for Spleen Qi Deficiency with weakness, lassitude and loose stools.
With Long Yan Rou, Dang Gui and Suan Zao Ren, for insomnia and other signs of Qi and Blood Deficiency.


Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae    Bai Zhu    

Strengthens the Spleen and dries Dampness.


Poria    Fu Ling    

Strengthens the Spleen and harmonizes the Middle Jiao.
With Ren Shen and Huang Qi, tonifies the Spleen.
With Ren Shen and Bai Zhu for weak and deficient Spleen with fatigue, anorexia and loose stools.
With Gan Cao, for Spleen and Heart Deficiency causing facial edema, palpitations, and short-ness of breath.
With Dang Shen, Suan Zao Ren and Long Yan Rou, for insomnia due to Spleen and Heart Insufficiency.


(Scl. Poria Pararadicis)    (Fu Shen)  

(Usually used in place of Fu Ling. Pacifies the Heart, calms the Shen and soothes the nerves.)
(With Suan Zao Ren, calms the Shen.)


Sm. Zizyphi Spinosae    Suan Zao Ren  

Nourishes Heart Yin and tonifies Liver Blood.
With Ren Shen, Fu Shen and Long Yan Rou, for insomnia, palpitations and irritability due to Spleen Qi and Heart Blood Deficiency.


Arillus Longan    Long Yan Rou  

Nourishes the Blood, calms the Shen, and tonifies and nourishes the Heart and Spleen.
With Ren Shen, Dang Gui and Suan Zao Ren, for palpitations and insomnia due to Heart Blood Deficiency, especially in cases with Spleen Qi Deficiency.


Rx. Aucklandiae    Mu Xiang    

Regulates Qi, strengthens the Spleen and prevents indigestion due to the rich nature of the other herbs.
With Bai Zhu, especially effective.


Fried Rx. Glycyrrhizae    Zhi Gan Cao  

Harmonizes and tonifies Qi.
With Fu Ling and Dang Shen, strengthens the Spleen, augments Qi and treats palpitations due to Heart Qi Deficiency.
With Ren Shen, relieves palpitations and anxiety.


Rx. Angelicae Sinensis    Dang Gui    

Nourishes and harmonizes the Blood.
With Huang Qi, for many Blood Deficiency patterns.


Fried Rx. Polygalae    Zhi Yuan Zhi    

Calms the Shen, sedates the Heart and opens Orifices.
With Suan Zao Ren, it is especially effective because it balances the contracting, introverted and dispersing, extroverted manifestations of Spirit to ensure the proper balance of openness and sobriety.
With Fu Shen and Suan Zao Ren, for symptoms of Heart Blood Deficiency.
With Suan Zao Ren, Bai Zhu and Dang Gui, for palpitations and insomnia due to Qi Deficiency.
With Huang Qi, Dang Gui and Long Yan Rou, for forgetfulness, palpitations and insomnia.


Rx. Zingiberis Recens    Sheng Jiang  

Aids in strengthening the Spleen.
With Da Zao, improves the appetite and regulates the Ying and Wei, facilitating the actions of the formula.


Fr. Jujube    Da Zao  

Nourishes the Blood, calms the Shen, tonifies the Qi and harmonizes.
With Bai Zhu and Dang Shen, for weakness and lassitude due to Spleen and Stomach Deficiency.
With Sheng Jiang, prevents tonics from generating Dampness in the Middle Jiao.

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