|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Scrophulariae||Xuan Shen||7-30g|| Clears Heat, cools the Blood, nourishes Yin, softens
hardness, dissipates nodules, transforms Phlegm-Heat, drains
Fire and relieves toxicity.
With Mu Li and Zhe Bei Mu, for scrofula, goiter, and other nodules due to Phlegm.
|Rz. Anemarrhenae||Zhi Mu||6-12g||Clears Heat, drains Fire, nourishes Yin, moistens
Dryness, generates Fluids,
clears Deficiency Fire and quenches thirst.
With Zhe bei Mu, for cough due to Lung Heat or Yin Deficiency with expectoration of thick, yellow sputum.
With Bie Jia, for steaming bone disorder.
|Fr. Gardeniae||Zhi Zi||3-12g||Clears Heat, reduces Fire, eliminates irritability, cools the Blood, relieves toxicity, reduces swelling and activates the Blood.|
|Spica Prunellae||Xia Ku Cao||6-18g||Clears Liver Fire, clears
Hot Phlegm and dissipates nodules.
With Zhe Bei Mu, cools and relieves toxicity to disperse and transform Phlegm and treat goiter, scrofula and swollen or inflamed lymph glands.
|Carapax Trionycis||Bie Jia||9-30g||Nourishes Yin, anchors Yang,
the Blood, softens hardness
and dissipates nodules.
With Chuan Niu Xi, Xuan Shen, Zhi Mu, Zhi Zi, Xia Ku Cao and Mu Li, for goiter.
|Rx. Cyathulae||Chuan Niu Xi||4.5-15g||Invigorates the Blood, dispels Blood Stasis, promotes urination, descends Blood and Fire and tonifies the Kidneys and Liver.|
|Concha Ostreae||Mu Li||9-30g||Calms the Liver, benefits Yin,
anchors Floating Yang, softens hardness
and dissipates nodules.
With Xuan Shen, Xia Ku Cao and Zhe Bei Mu, for scrofula and lymphadenoma.
|Bul. Fritillariae Thunbergii||Zhe Bei Mu||3-12g||Clears Heat, transforms Phlegm and
With Xuan Shen and Mu Li, for nodules without abscess.
|Rx. Polygalae||Yuan Zhi||3-15g||Expels Phlegm, reduces abscesses and dissipates swellings.|
|Rx. Astragali||Huang Qi||9-30g||Tonifies Qi and Blood, promotes urination, reduces edema, promotes the discharge of pus, generates flesh and expels toxins.|
|Rx. Saposhnikoviae||Fang Feng||3-10g||Expels Internal Wind and stops spasms.|
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||3-10g||Clears Heat, relieves Fire toxicity, resolves Phlegm and moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.|
- Clears Heat
- Cools the Blood
- Nourishes Yin
- Softens hardness
- Dissipates nodules
- Transforms Phlegm-Heat
- Calms the Liver
- Anchors Floating Yang
- Tonifies Qi
- Liver Fire with Phlegm and Underlying Qi and Yin Deficiency