TCM Herbal Formula: Cinnamon Twig Decoction Plus Cinnamon

The many uses for this formula are:

Harmonizing the immune system and providing nutrients

Promote sweating

Alleviate spontaneous sweating

Promote better stomach function

Resolve acid reflux with wheezing

Warm cold in the lower abdomen that causes cramping pains

Resolve discomfort and obstruction


Harmonize spleen wind in children

Enriching yin and harmonizing yang


Yin type patterns in external medicine

Biomedically this formula may be used to treat:

Febrile disease including the common cold, influenza, post partum fevers, and fevers. Upward gushing or surging sensation in the trunk including cardiovascular disease, myocarditis, premature ventricular contractions, paroxysmal atrial tachycardia, sick sinus syndrome and functional cardiac disorders.

This formula should not be given to patients with interior heat, sore throat and rapid pulse. A nosebleed may result. This formula is also cc in patients with internal damp heat. Use with caution during the summer or spells of hot weather.