Tian Men Dong (aka Tian Dong) - Tonify Yin
LU, KD (6-15g)


Tian (Men) Dong - Teeyon's Dong:

Even thuogh Teeyon smoked cigarettes incessantly the ladies around town all knew Teeyon's dong was good for nourishing their KD yin and generating fluids.

Teeyon refused to sell crack when it was cold outside because he was scared to get a (cc: wind-cold cough) that could develop into (cc: deficient cold of SP/ST with appetite loss and diarrhea).

English Name: asparagus tuber
Pharmacuetical Name: radix asparagi
Properties: sweet, bitter, very cold

  Explanation of Key Words in this Story...
smoked cigarettes incessantly nourishes LU yin; clears LU heat
nourishing their KD yin and generating fluids nourish KD yin, generate fluids


      Tian Men Dong Actions and Indications
  • Nourishes LU Yin; clears LU heat (lung dryness or yin deficiency with heat signs in upper jiao especially mouth dryness; thick or blood-streaked sputum difficult to expectorate)
  • Nourish KD yin; generates fluids (KD yin deficiency; xiao ke, consumption with low-grade fever, consumptive cough w/ blood streaked sputum, constipation due to dry intestines)
  • (cc: deficient cold of SP/ST with appetite loss and diarrhea)
  • (cc: wind-cold cough)
    Special Notes:
  • Pharmacologically Tian Men Dong is a antibiotic and antineoplastic (inhibitory effect against sarcoma in mice).

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