|English:||Cinnamon Twig Decoction plus Magnolia Bark and Apricot Kernel|
|Also Known As:|
|Ram. Cinnamomi||Gui Zhi||4-9g||Releases the exterior, adjusts
the Ying and Wei, warms the channels and collaterals
to relieve pain, disperses Cold, unblocks Yang, transforms Qi and
releases the muscle layer.
With Bai Shao, harmonizes the Ying and Wei and warms and tonifies the Middle Jiao.
|Rx. Paeoniae Alba||Bai Shao||4-9g||Astringes the Yin and adjusts the Ying and Wei.|
|Rz. Zingiberis Recens||Sheng Jiang||3-9g||Helps release the exterior, treats
nausea and vomiting. strengthens the spreading and mobilizing actions
of the other herbs and adjusts the Ying and Wei.
With Zhi Gan Cao, harmonizes and regulates the Spleen and Stomach.
With Da Zao, regulates disharmony between the Ying and Wei. and benefits the Middle Qi.
|Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis||Hou Po||1-6g||Descends Rebellious Qi,
reduces Phlegm and calms wheezing.
With Xing Ren, strongly descends Qi, disperses Phlegm-Dampness and calms wheezing to treat cough and wheezing from Phlegm-Dampness leading to Lung Qi Stagnation.
With Xing Ren, Gui Zhi and Sheng Jiang, for cough and wheezing due to Wind-Cold.
|Sm. Armeniacae||Xing Ren||4-9g||Stops cough and calms wheezing.|
|Fr. Zizyphi Jujube||Da Zao||3-12g||Helps Bai Shao regulate
the Ying and Wei.
With Gan Cao, tonifies and harmonizes the Middle Jiao .
|Fried Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Zhi Gan Cao||2-6||Resolves Phlegm, stops cough, clears Heat and moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of the other herbs.|
- Releases Wind-Cold from the muscle layer
- Regulates the Ying and Wei
- Moves Qi
- Stops cough and asthma
- Wind-Cold Attacking the Exterior with Deficiency of Ying and Wei with cough and wheezing
- Tai Yang Zhong Feng with cough and wheezing
- Tai Yang Zhong Feng with pre-existing asthma
treatment with purgatives which has failed to release the Exterior
leaving slight cough and