|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Bupleuri||Chai Hu||3-12g||Disperses Wind-Heat and resolves
Phlegm and congestion.
With Qian Hu, for Wind-Heat constraining the Lungs leading to a stifling sensation in the chest and a productive cough.
With Ge Gen, for Wind-Heat with neck and shoulder pain.
|Hb. Elephantopus Scaber||Ding Shu Xiu||6-30g||Clears Heat, purges Fire, eliminates Toxins.|
|Ram. cum Uncis Uncariae||Gou Teng||6-16g||Extinguishes Wind, alleviates spasms, drains Liver Heat, pacifies Liver Yang and releases the Exterior.|
|Hb. Houttuyniae||Yu Xing Cao||10-60g||Clears Heat, relieves toxicity,
reduces swellings and abscesses and expels pus (acts especially
on the Lungs).
With Jie Geng, for Lung abscess.
|Rx. Puerariae||Ge Gen||4-21g||Discharges Exterior conditions, releases the muscles, especially of the neck and upper back, relieves Heat and generates fluids.|
|Rx. Curcumae||Yu Jin||3-15g||Invigorates the Blood, dispels Blood Stasis, regulates Qi flow, clears Heat and cools the Blood.|
|Flos Sophorae Immaturus||Huai Hua Mi||4.5-16g||Cools the Blood.|
|Sm. Vitis Viniferae||Pu Tao Zi||Chinese Grape Seed|
|Olibanum||Ru Xiang||3-10g||Invigorates the Blood, promotes the movement of Qi, reduces swelling and generates flesh.|
|Rx. Ilicis Pubescentis||Mao Dong Qing||15-120g||Clears Heat, resolves toxicity and stops cough.|
|Rz. Dioscoreae Hypoglaucae||Bei Xie||9-18g||Resolves turbid Dampness in the Lower Jiao.|
|Rz. Alismatis||Ze Xie||4.5-16g||Promotes urination. leaches out Dampness and drains Kidney Fire.|
|Flos Chrysanthemi Indici||Ye Ju Hua||9-20g||Drains Fire and resolves toxicity.|
|Rx. Isatidis||Ban Lan Gen||9-30g||Drains Heat, relieves Fire toxicity, cools the Blood and benefits the throat.|
|Hb. Verbenae||Ma Bian Cao||4.5-30g||Clears Heat and resolves toxicity.|
|Bul. Lilii||Bai He||9-30g||Nourishes the Yin, moistens the Lungs, clears Heat and stops cough.|
|Rx. Stemonae||Bai Bu||3-12g||Moistens the Lungs and stops cough.|
|Rx. Rhodiolae Crenulatae||Hong Jing Tian||3-12g||Clears Lung Heat, nourishes Lung Yin and relieves cough.|
|Hb. Artemisiae Annuae||Qing Hao||3-10g||Releases the Exterior, disperses Cold and guides Qi to the Tai Yang and Du channels.|
|Ganoderma||Ling Zhi||3-15g||Tonifies the Lung Qi, transforms Phlegm, and stops cough and wheezing|
|Fr. Schisandrae||Wu Wei Zi||1.5-9g||Astringes leakage of Lung Qi, stops cough, astringes sweat and generates fluids.|
|Fr. Forsythiae||Lian Qiao||6-30g||Clears Heat (especially
in the Upper Jiao), relieves toxicity and Clears
With Ban Lan Gen, for any externally contracted Heat disorder.
With Ye Ju Hua, for Initial stage warm febrile disease.
With Jin Yin Hua, for initial-stage Wind-Heat.
|Fr. Chebulae||He Zi||3-10g||Contains leakage of Lung Qi, stops cough and improves the condition of the throat.|
|Rx. Peucedani||Qian Hu||3-10g||Expels Phlegm, descends Qi Expels
With Chai Hu, for Wind-Heat constraining the Lungs, leading to a stifling sensation in the chest and cough with profuse sputum.
|Fol. Perillae||Zi Su Ye||3-10g||Releases the Exterior, disperses Cold, improves Lung function, expands the chest, relieves intestinal gas and relieves Cold induced wheezing.|
|Hb. Moslae||Xiang Ru||3-10g||Induces sweating, releases the
Exterior, expels Summeheat,
Dampness and harmonizes the Spleen and Stomach.
With Jin Yin Hua and Lian Qiao, for early stage Summerheat with superimposed contraction of Cold with fever, chills, anhidrosis, headache and a flushed face.
|Rx. Platycodi||Jie Geng||3-10g||Opens the Lungs, spreads Lung Qi, expels Phlegm, benefits the throat, expels pus and opens and raises Lung Qi, directing the effects of other herbs to the upper body.|
|Fr. Viticis||Man Jing Zi||6-12g||Disperses Wind and clears Heat.|
|Cx. Lycii||Di Gu Pi||6-15g||Cools the Blood, drains Yin Deficiency Fire, and clears and drains Heat in the Lung|
|Flos Lonicerae||Jin Yin Hua||6-20g||Clears Heat, resolves Fire toxicity and
and disperses External Wind-Heat.
With Lian Qiao, for various Heat disorders.
With Lian Qiao and Ban lan Gen, for throat soreness and swelling.
|Rx. Acanthopanacis||Ci Wu Jia||9-30g||Tonifies the Spleen and Stomach Qi, warms the Kidneys, invigorates the Blood and unblocks the collaterals.|
- Expels Wind
- Removes toxin
- Expels Phlegm
- Stops cough
- Invigorates the Blood
- Dispels Blood Stasis
- Drains Dampness
- Toxic Wind-Heat