|English:||Trichosanthis and Arctium Decoction|
|Also Known As:|
|Fr, Trichosanthis||Gua Lou||15g||Clears Lung Heat, transforms Hot Phlegm, regulates Qi, reduces abscesses, dissipates nodules and eliminates pus.|
|Fr. Arctii||Niu Bang Zi||12g|| Relieves toxicity and vents rashes.
With Lian Qiao, unblocks and drains Heat toxin, disperses clumps and swellings for sore, swollen throat, swellings like mumps, boils and other Heat toxin lesions.
|Flos Lonicerae||Jin Yin Hua||12g|| Clears Heat and resolves Fire
With Lian Qiao, for various Heat disorders.
With Huang Qin, for suppurating boils that have not ulcerated, or have ulcerated but are not discharging pus.
With Lian Qiao and HUang Qin, for unremitting high fever.
With Gan Cao, for toxic swellings and sores.
|Fr. Forsythiae||Lian Qiao||12g||Clears Heat, especially in the Upper Jiao, relieves toxicity, reduces abscesses and dissipates clumps.|
|Rx. Trichosanthis||Tian Hua Fen||9g||Drains Heat, generates Fluids, clears and drains Lung Heat, transforms Phlegm, relieves toxicity, expels pus and reduces swelling.|
|Rx. Scutellariae||Huang Qin||9g|| Clears Heat, dries Dampness, drains
Fire and detoxifies.
With Jin Yin Hua and Tian Hua Fen, for boils, carbuncles and furuncles.
With Zhi Zi, for sores due to Heat toxin.
|Fr. Gardeniae||Zhi Zi||9g||Clears Heat, reduces Fire, drains Damp-Heat, cools and activates the Blood, relieves toxicity and reduces swelling.|
|Rx. Bupleuri||Chai Hu||9g||Spreads Liver Qi and relieves
With Huang Qin, restores normal function of the Liver and Gallbladder and treats Heat in the Womb with fever, chills and delirium.
With Qing Pi, for intercostal pain due to Qi obstruction in the Liver Channel.
|Per. Citri Reticulatae Viride||Qing Pi||9g||Spreads Liver Qi, breaks
up Stagnant Qi, dissipates accumulations, dries
Dampness and transforms Phlegm.
With Chai Hu, restores the Qi circulation between the Upper and Lower Jiaos to treat long-term Qi Stagnation moving to Blood Stasis with fixed pain and occasional palpable lumps.
|Per. Citri Reticulatae||Chen Pi||6g||Regulates Qi, adjusts
the Middle, relieves the diaphragm, dries
Dampness and transforms Phlegm.
With Qing Pi, for flank pain and chest and abdominal distention due to Liver Qi Stagnation.
|Spina Gleditsiae||Zao Jiao Ci||6g||Draws out toxicity, discharges
pus, invigorates the Blood and reduces swelling.
With JIn Yin Hua, for initial stages of abscesses and boils.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||6g||Clears Heat, relieves
Fire toxicity, resolves Phlegm
and moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.
With Niu Bang Zi, strongly clears the throat and Lungs to treat Wind-Heat attacks the Lungs or Fire toxin flaring upwards.
- Soothes the Liver
- Clears Stomach Heat
- Promotes milk secretion
- Dissolves hardness
- Liver Qi Stagnation with Stomach Heat
|For mastitis||For severe redness, swelling and pain of the breast:|
|+ Hb. Taraxaci||Pu Gong Ying|
|+ Sp Gleditsiae||Zao Jiao Ci||+ 9g Squama Manitis||Chuan Shan Jia|
For high fever:
|+ 9g Sm. Vaccariae||Wang Bu Liu Xing|
|+ 30g Gypsum Fibrosum||Shi Gao||+ 12g Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae||Dan Shen|
|+ 9g Rz. Anemarrhenae||Zhi Mu|
For marked Qi Stagnation:
For breast distention after cessation of breast feeding:
|+ 6g Fol. Citri Reticulatae||Ju Ye|
|+ 12g Fr. Crataegi||Shan Zha|
|+ 9g Fr. Toosendan||Chuan Lian Zi||+ 30g Fr. Hordei Germinatus||Mai Ya|
|+ 12g Hb. Leonuri||Yi Mu Cao|
|+ 9g Rx. Angelicae Sinensis||Dang Gui|
|+ 9g Rz. Chuanxiong||Chuan Xiong|