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Pharmaceutical Latin
Pin Yin
Secretio Bufo Bufonis (dissolved in wine) Chan Su 0.01-0.03g Relieves toxicity, reduces swellings and alleviates pain
With Xiong Huang, She Xiang and Zhu Sha, for Dermatological disorders characterized by Heat and toxins.
Mix-fried Myrrh Mo Yao 3-15g Invigorates the Blood, dispels Blood Stasis, alleviates pain, reduces swelling, generates flesh and promotes healing.
With Ru Xiang, topically as a powder for skin lesions and ulcerations.
Mix-fried Olibanum Ru Xiang 3-15g Invigorates the Blood, promotes the movement of Qi, reduces swelling and generates flesh.
With Mo Yao, Xiong Huang and She Xiang,topically for chronic non-healing wounds and ulcers.
Realgar Xiong Huang 0.15-0.36g Relieves toxicity, dries Dampness and expels Phlegm.
Prepared Sm. Crotonis Ba Dou Shuang 3-9g Promotes healing of abscesses and ulcers topically.
With Ru Xiang and Mo Yao, topically for sores that have not ulcerated.
With Xiong Huang, topically for skin disorders.
Camphora Zhang Nao 0.03-0.2g Expels Wind and Dampness, invigorates the Blood, Disperses Cold and alleviates pain.
Moschus She Xiang 0.03-0.1g Activates the Blood, dissipates masses, reduces swellings, detoxifies, opens the channels and alleviates pain.
With Ru Xiang, Mo Yao and Xiong Huang, for trauma induced injury and suppurating sores.
With Ru Xiang and Mo Yao, for carbuncles, sores and hot swellings.
.cinnabaris Zhu Sha 0.1-2.7g Clears Heat, relieves toxicity and prevents putrefaction.
  • External Wind Toxin Invasion (Topical)
  • Postpartum breast swelling and pain
  • Difficulty breast feeding
  • Cracked nipple
  • Localized burning
  • Heat
  • Maybe redness
  • Palpable nodular lumps which are worse with pressure
  • Aversion to Cold
  • Fever
  • Anhidrosis
  • Headache
  • Muscular soreness and pain
  • Whole body joint pain
  • Chest oppression
  • T: Normal
  • C: Thin and yellow or Thin and white
  • P: Floating and rapid or Floating and tight
  • For External use only.
  • Grind into a powder and make into pills the size of mung beans using Chan Su dissolved in wine. Use one pill, applied to the local area, and covered with a plaster.