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Pin Yin
Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae Dan Shen 3-15g Activates Blood, breaks up Blood Stasis, clears Heat and cools and nourishes the Blood.
Rx. Smilacis Glabrae Tu Fu Ling 15-60g Relieves toxicity, eliminates Dampness and clears Damp-Heat from the skin.
With Bai Xian Pi, for skin lesions associated with Damp-Heat.
Rx. Dictamni Radicis Bai Xian Pi 4-15g Clears Heat, resolves Fire-toxicity, expels Wind, dries Dampness, clears Damp-Heat and stops itching.
Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang 5-30g Clears Heat, cools the Blood, nourishes Yin and generates fluids.
Hb. Violae Zi Hua Di Ding 15-30 Clears Heat, relieves Fire toxicity and clears Hot sores.
Rx. Scrophulariae Xuan Shen 7-30g Clears Heat, cools the Blood, nourishes Yin, softens harnesses and dissipates nodules.
Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao 4.5-15g Clears Heat, cools the Blood, activates Blood and dispels Blood Stasis.
Fr. Forsythiae Lian Qiao 6-30g Clears Heat, relieves toxicity, reduces abscesses and dissipates clumps.
Sm. Cannabis Huo Ma Ren 9-15g Nourishes and moistens the Intestines, nourishes Yin, clears Heat and promotes healing of sores.
  • Activates Blood
  • Breaks up Blood Stasis
  • Clears Heat, Cools the Blood
  • Resolves Fire toxicity
  • Nourishes Yin
  • Promotes the healing of sores
  • Fire toxicity
  • Blood Heat
  • Blood Stagnation
  • Blood Dryness
  • Yin Deficiency
  • Small coin sized moist pale red maculae located on the scalp, body, extremities, and other areas
  • There is a tightly covered scale
  • Progress of disease is slow
  • Removing the scale reveals a light pink shining membrane
  • Beneath the membrane are petechiae
  • New lesions appear sporadically
  • Chronic patients may see it in any season
  • The lesions heal without scarring
  • There may be nail involvement with stippling or pitting of the nail plate
  • Rarely presents as diffuse redness of the skin covered by fine scales
  • Light-headedness
  • Pallor
  • T: Pale
  • C: Thin white
  • P: Thin