|Also Known As:|
|Hb. Violae||Zi Hua Di Ding||15g|| Clears Heat, relieves Fire
toxicity and clears hot sores.
With Ye Ju Hua, for pustules on the fingertips (snakehead furuncles), red thread furuncles (lymphangitis), carbuncles and other red swellings.
|Flos Chrysanthemi Indici||Ye Ju Hua||15g||Drains Fire and resolves toxicity.|
|Fr. Forsythiae||Lian Qiao||15g||Clears Heat (especially in the
Upper Jiao), relieves toxicity, reduces
abscesses, dissipates clumps and cools
With Ye Ju Hua, for the initial stage of warm febrile disease.
|Rx. Rehmanniae||Sheng Di Huang||15g||Clears Heat, cools the Blood, nourishes Yin and generates
With Mu Dan Pi and Chi Shao, for purpura or bleeding with maculae and blotches on the skin.
|Rx. Paeoniae Rubra||Chi Shao||15g||Invigorates the Blood, dispels
Heat, cools the Blood, reduces
swelling from sores and abscesses and relieves pain.
With Mu Dan Pi, cools the Blood and disperses Stasis, for Ying Stage Heat with epistaxis, hemoptysis, hemafecia, hematuria, menorrhagia and skin rashes.
With Mu Dan Pi and Sheng Di Huang, for Heat entering the Xue Stage causing maculae or hemorrhage.
|Rx. Scutellariae||Huang Qin||9g|| Drains Fire, detoxifies, cools
the Blood, clears
Heat and dries Dampness.
With Chai Hu, for Heat in the Shao Yang with alternating chills and fever and nausea.
|Cx. Moutan||Mu Dan Pi||9g||Clears Heat, cools, invigorates and
harmonizes the Blood, dispels
Blood Stasis, drains pus and reduces swelling.
With Sheng Di Huang, for Ying and Xue Stage Heat with a high fever, scarlet tongue, thirst and a rash all over the body.
|Sm. Citri Reticulatae||Ju He||9g||Dredges the Liver, promotes the movement of Qi, reduces swellings and disperses clumps.|
|Fol. Eriobotryae||Pi Pa Ye||9g||Transforms Phlegm, harmonizes the Stomach, clears Lung and Stomach Heat and descends Lung and Stomach Qi.|
|Rx. Platycodi||Jie Geng||9g||Opens the Lungs, spreads Lung Qi, expels
Phlegm, benefits the throat, expels pus and
raises Lung Qi, directing the effects of other herbs
to the upper body.
With Gan Cao, disseminates Lung Qi, expels Phlegm, resolves toxicity, and expels pus.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||6g||Clears Heat, relieves Fire toxicity and moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.|
- Clears Heat
- Purges Fire
- Relieves toxicity
- Cools the Blood
- Toxic Heat
|For Phlegm nodules:||
For Liver Qi Stagnation or perimenstrual acne:
|+ 12g Spica Prunellae||Xia Ku Cao||+ 9g Rx. Bupleuri||Chai Hu|
|+ 12g Bul. Fritillariae Thunbergii||Zhe Bei Mu||+ 9g Rz. Cyperi||Xiang Fu|
For greasy, oily skin:
|+ 12g Rx. Scrophulariae||Xuan Shen||+ 9g Sm. Sinapis||Bai Jie Zi|
|+ Hb. Artemisiae Scopariae||Yin Chen Hao|