|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Sophorae Flavescentis||Ku Shen||3-15g||Clears Heat, dries Dampness, disperses Wind and stops itching.|
|Rz. Coptidis||Huang Lian||1.5-10g||Clears Heat, drains Dampness, drains Fire and resolves Fire toxicity.|
|Rx. Saposhnikoviae||Fang Feng||3-10g||Releases the exterior and expels
With Jing Jie, expels Wind and stops itching for pruritic rash and initial-stage boils.
|Rx. Scutellariae||Huang Qin||3-18g|| Clears Heat, dries Dampness, drains
Fire and detoxifies.
With Huang Lian, drains pathogenic Heat from the Upper and Middle Jiaos for high fever, redness, swelling and pain of the head and face, dry mouth, parched throat, ulcerations of the mouth and tongue, epistaxis, rashes and irritability in warm-febrile disease.
|Hb. Schizonepetae||Jing Jie||3-10g||Releases the exterior, expels
Wind, vents rashes and relieves
With Fang Feng, for pruritic itching.
With Fang Feng, Jin Yin Hua and Lian Qiao, for early-stage carbuncles, furuncles, and abscesses.
|Flos Lonicerae||Jin Yin Hua||6-20g|| Clears Heat, resolves Fire
toxicity and vents and disperses External Wind-Heat.
With Lian Qiao, for Various Heat disorders.
With Lian Qiao and Huang Qin, for unremitting high fever.
With Huang Qin, for suppurating boils that have not ulcerated, or have ulcerated but are not discharging pus.
|Fr. Kochiae||Di Fu Zi||3-15g||Clears Damp-Heat, promotes urination,
expels Dampness, stops itching and clears Wind-Heat affecting
the eyes and head.
With Ku Shen, for skin irritation and itchiness due to Damp-Heat.
|Cx. Phellodendri||Huang Bai||3-12g||Drains Fire and relieves Fire toxicity.
With Huang Lian and Lian Qiao, for skin abscesses and lesions.
|Fr. Forsythiae||Lian Qiao||6-30g||Clears Heat (especially in the
Upper Jiao), relieves toxicity, reduces
abscesses and dissipates clumps.
With Jin Yin Hua, for initial stage Wind-Heat.
- Clears Damp-Heat
- Drains Fire
- Relieves Fire toxicity
- Clears Wind-Heat affecting the eyes and head
- Toxic Heat