Resolve Depression & Stabilize Sleep (Jie Yu Ding Mian Fang)

Manufacturer: Blue Poppy Herbs
Size: 60 or 180 tablets
Dosage: 3 tablets, 2 times per day
Contraindications: None listed or noted
Cost: $ $27 CD (60s) or $57 CD (180s)

Therapeutic Actions:

Recalcitrant Insomnia
Anxiety, Depression

Chinese Therapeutic Effects:


Radix Salviae MiltiorrhizaeSemen Zizyphi SpinosaOs Draconis
Cortex Albizziae Julibrissinis Spica Prunellae Vulgaris Radix Bupleuri
Fructus Citri Aurantii Radix Limgutici Wallichii Radix Cyathulae
Rhizoma Pinelliae Ternatae Gelatinum Corii Asini Succinum
Radix Glycyrrhizae


This formula is used for recalcitrant insomnia which has lasted for more than three months; clients may not be able to sleep at all, or only 1 2 hours per night

Blue Poppy Herbs states that in 38 clients with recalcitrant insomnia lasting for more than 3 months, 23 were cured, 12 improved, and only 3 got no effect, for a total amelioration rate of 92%. The shortest course of treatment was 10 days, the longest was 49 days, and the average duration was 18.6 days.


Calvin Dale Smith, BA, MSc, DOM
Doctor of Oriental Medicine (USA)
Riverside Acupuncture and Wellness Centre
2211 Riverside Dr., Suite 106
Ottawa, ON K1H 7X5