Coughing, not able to breath deeply

Indigestion

Although, deep breath is thought to relieve stress out, intake of too much water and its accumulation in the stomach inhibits deep breathing. Also, Kampo sees the relations between chronic cough and over-sonsumption of water. Six major herb combination is often used to treat breath problems.

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Six major herb combination

Nin jin

Ginseng (Nin jin) nourishes the stomach and intestines; improves the digestive functions; increases the appetite and dispels internal moisture in the stomach.

Byaku jyutsu

White Atractylodes (Byaku jyutsu) nourishes the stomach and intestines; improves the digestive functions; removes stagnant water from the stomach and increase gastrointestinal functioning.

Buku ryoh

Hoelen (Buku ryoh) nourishes the stomach and intestines; improves the digestive functions; removes stagnant water from the stomach and increase gastrointestinal functioning.

Han ge

Pinellia (Hange) removes stagnant water from the stomach; increase gastrointestinal functioning.

Chin pi

Citrus (Chin pi) increases the appetite; dispels internal moisture in the stomach.

Syo kyo

Ginger (Syo kyo) enhances a flavour.

Tai soh

Jujube (Tai soh) calms coughs.

Kan Zou

Licorice (Kan zou) nourishes the stomach and intestines; improves the digestive functions.

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