English: Magnolia, Ginger, Pinellia, Licorice and Ginseng Decoction
Also Known As: Magnolia Five Combination
Pharmaceutical Latin
Pin Yin
Cx. Magnoliae Officinalis Hou Po 3g Promotes the movement of Qi in the Middle Jiao, resolves Stagnation, descends Rebellious Qi, dries Dampness and transforms Phlegm.
With Ren Shen and Gan Cao, for distention and fullness due to Deficiency Cold.
Rz. Zingiberis Recens Sheng Jiang 1g Releases the Exterior, induces perspiration, disperses Cold, warms the Middle, stops vomiting, adjusts the Ying and Wei, normalizes the flow of Qi at the center and reduces the toxicity of other herbs.
With Zhi Ban Xia, for vomiting due to many causes including Stomach Cold.
Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum Zhi Ban Xia 5g Dries Dampness, transforms Phlegm, descends Rebellious Qi and stops vomiting.
With Ren Shen, for vomiting due to Stomach Deficiency.
With Hou Po, for Phlegm-induced cough, vomiting, and epigastric and abdominal distention.
Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao 2.5g Tonifies the Spleen, augments Qi and moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.
Rx. Ginseng           Ren Shen 1.5g Tonifies Spleen and Stomach Qi and tonifies Qi in Deficiency patients with Exterior conditions.
  • Promotes movement of Qi
  • Descends Qi
  • Tonifies Spleen and Stomach Qi
  • Stops vomiting
  • Abdominal distention due to Spleen and Stomach Qi Stagnation
  • Abdominal distention after diaphoresis
  • Abdominal distention
  • Subcardiac distention and obstruction
  • Vomiting
  • Anorexia
  • Diarrhea
For Spleen and Stomach Deficiency Cold with vomiting of clear Fluids:  
- Rx. Ginseng Ren Shen    
+ 12g Rx. Codonopsis Dang Shen    
+ 9g Rz. Atractylodis Cang Zhu    
+ 9g Poria Fu Ling    
+ 3g Fr. Amomi Sha Ren