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Class 9: Digestive Disorders (Part 1)

This will be session 9 of 22 classes that are arranged by subject. This class is 2 hours. For this class, the student will learn about the disease category, its TCM differentiations, and clinical points in choosing and applying the herbal formulas.

Session 9 will cover 10 formulas and will start to explore the topic of Digestive Disorders. Subjects such as Spleen Qi Deficiency and Spleen Yang Deficiency will be covered.

A downloadable MP3 audio file, as well as handouts, quiz, evaluation (and program worksheet for those requiring NCCAOM PDAs) will be provided.

Price: $40.00
CEUs/PDAs: 2 Approved: Standard Certificate, NCCAOM, Florida, California, IVAS
Length: 2 Hrs
Course Type: Recorded Webinar
Access Period: Lifetime
Notes: Notes are provided with this course.


  • The student will study and differentiate six herbal formulas that treat Spleen Qi Deficiency.
  • The student will study and differentiate four herbal formulas that treat Spleen Yang Deficiency.
  • The student will learn how digestive disorders originate, how to diagnose them, and how to treat them in a practical sense.


0 hrs - 1 hrsSpleen Qi Deficiency (6) — bu zhong yi qi tang; Jun Zi Tang Formulas: si jun zi tang, liu jun zi tang, xiang sha liu jun tang, ping wei san, shen ling bai zhu pian

1 hrs - 2 hrsSpleen Yang Deficiency: Poor Digestion - Cold Type (4) — fu zi li zhong tang, mu xiang shun qi wan, si shen tang, xiao jian zhong tang



Jake Paul Fratkin, OMD, L.Ac., specializes in Chinese herbal medicine and Japanese acupuncture; a recipient of the Acupuncturist of the Year award, he maintains a private practice, teaches internationally, and is the author of several books on TCM and Chinese herbal formulas and products. Read More »


I have been in practice for 20 years and it was a good refresher for some of the finer points and uses of each formula. Easy to listen to and retain information.Kathy K.Canada

Loved the course, I have already recommended it to colleagues and plan to take more.Ann R.United States

Very relevant clinical information from a skilled herbal practitioner.Mark E.United States


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Unlimited Access & CEUSYou will have unlimited access to this course for as long as it is on Net of Knowledge, so that you can keep reviewing and learning from it over the years. CEU requirements must be completed within 1 year from the purchase. During this time, you must view the training and complete any required documents to get your certificate. You must also print and save your certificate for your own records.

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NoteThis recording is available in an online format only; you will not receive a DVD or physical copy of the recording – it is only available to watch as a course to watch on the internet through your online account.


The Most Important Chinese Herbal Formulas - Course 1
By Jake Fratkin
CEUs/PDAs: 1.5
The Most Important Chinese Herbal Formulas - Course 2
By Jake Fratkin
CEUs/PDAs: 2
The Most Important Chinese Herbal Formulas - Course 3
By Jake Fratkin
CEUs/PDAs: 2