|English:||Kudzu, Magnolia Flower and Ligusticum Decoction|
|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Puerariae||Ge Gen||4-21g||Discharges Exterior conditions,
releases the muscles, especially of the neck and upper back,relieves
Heat and generates fluids.
With Ma Huang, Gui Zhi and Gan Cao, for Wind-Cold with stiffness and tension in the upper back and neck.
|Rx. Ephedrae||Ma Huang||1.5-10g||Induces sweating, releases the
Exterior and warms and disperses
With Gui Zhi, for Wind-Cold Excess conditions.
|Rz. Chuanxiong||Chuan Xiong||3-10g||Invigorates the Blood, promotes the movement of Qi, expels Wind and alleviates pain.|
|Flos Magnoliae||Xin Yi||2-10g||Expels Wind-Cold and unblocks the nasal passages.|
|Fr. Jujube||Da Zao||3-6g||Moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.|
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata||Zhi Gan Cao||3-6g||Clears Heat and relieves
Fire toxicity and moderates and harmonizes the
harsh properties of other herbs.
With Jie Geng, for pain and swelling of the throat.
|Ram. Cinnamomi||Gui Zhi||3-10g||Releases the exterior, assists
the Yang, adjusts the Ying and Wei, releases
the muscle layer,warms the channels
and collaterals to relieve pain and warms and
facilitates the flow of Qi through the channels and collaterals
and Blood through the vessels.
With Bai Shao, for External Wind-Cold with disharmony between the Ying and Wei.
With Chuan Xiong, expels Wind-Dampness and warms the channels.
|Rx. Paeoniae Alba||Bai Shao||5-30g||Nourishes the Blood, astringes Yin and adjusts the Ying and Wei.|
|Rz. Zingiberis Recens||Sheng Jiang||1-10g||Releases the Exterior, induces
perspiration, disperses Cold and reduces the
toxicity of other herbs.
With Da Zao, for External Wind-Cold.
With Da Zao and Gui Zhi, harmonizes the Ying and Wei to drive out pathogens.
with Ma Huang, strongly creates sweating to treat all externally contracted Wind-Cold disorders.
- Release the Exterior
- Disperse Wind-Cold