|English:||Common Cold Pill|
|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Paeoniae Rubra||Chi Shao||4.5-15g||Invigorates the Blood, dispels Blood Stasis, clears Heat, cools the Blood, Clears Liver Fire, relieves eye pain and reduces swelling from sores and abscesses.|
|Sm. Sojae Preparata||Dan Dou Chi||6-18g||Releases the Exterior.
With Zhi Zi, for Exterior Heat as it first enters the interior and insomnia and irritability due to Wind-Heat.
With Bo He, Lian Qiao and Jin Yin Hua,, for Wind-Heat.
|Rz. Imperatae||Bai Mao Gen||9-30g||Cools the Blood, stops
bleeding and clears Heat from the Stomach and
With Lu Gen, for warm febrile disease with thirst and irritability.
|Rz. Phragmitis||Lu Gen||15-30g||Clears Heat and irritability from
the Lungs and Stomach and generates fluids.
With Zhi Zi, for Irritability.
|Fol. Mori||Sang Ye||4.5-15g||Disperses and scatters Wind-Heat, calms the Liver and clears the eyes.|
|Fr. Gardeniae||Zhi Zi||3-12g||Clears Heat, reduces Fire, eliminates irritability reduces swelling and activates the Blood.|
|Flos Lonicerae||Jin Yin Hua||6-12g|| Vents and disperses
External Wind-Heat, clears Heat and resolves Fire
With Lian Qiao, for various Heat disorders.
With Lian Qiao, Jing Jie and Bo He, for External Wind-Heat.
With Jin Yin Hua, for Initial stage Wind-Heat.
|Fr. Forsythiae||Lian Qiao||6-30g||Clears Heat (especially in the
Upper Jiao), relieves toxicity and clears
|Hb. Schizonepetae||Jing Jie||3-10g||Releases the Exterior, expels
Wind and relieves itching.
With Bo He, releases the Exterior to induce sweating, disperses Wind in the head and alleviates itching.
|Rx. Asteris||Zi Wan||3-10g|| Relieves coughs and expels Phlegm.
With Jie Geng and Jing Jie, for productive cough in the aftermath of an Externally-contracted disease.
|Rx. Platycodi||Jie Geng||3-10g||Opens the Lungs, spreads Lung Qi, expels Phlegm, benefits the throat, expels pus and opens and raises Lung Qi, directing the effects of other herbs to the upper body.|
|Per. Citri Reticulatae||Chen Pi||3-9g||Regulates Qi, adjusts the Middle, relieves the diaphragm, dries Dampness, transforms Phlegm and descends Qi.|
|Hb. Menthae Haplocalycis||Bo He||1.5-30g|| Disperses Wind-Heat and cools
and clears the head and eyes and benefits the throat.
With Jing Jie, Lian Qiao and Jin Yin Hua, for Wind-Heat.
- Releases the Exterior
- Disperses Wind-Heat