English: Stephania, Zanthoxylum, Tingli and Rhubarb Pill
Stephania, Zanthoxylum, Descurainia and Rhubarb Pill
Also Known As:
Pharmaceutical Latin
Pin Yin
Rx. Stephaniae Tetrandrae Han Fang Ji 30g Promotes urination and reduces edema especially in the lower body.
With Da Huang, Jiao Mu and Ting Li Zi, for dysuria and constipation due to water accumulation.
Sm. Zanthoxyli Bungeani Jiao Mu 30g Promotes diuresis, regulates urination, resolves swelling, eliminates Phlegm and relieves dyspnea.
Sm. Lepidii/Descurainiae Ting Li Zi 30g Drains the Lungs, reduces Phlegm, calms wheezing, circulates water and reduces edema.
With Han Fang Ji, Jiao Mu and Da Huang, for facial edema and fluid accumulation in the chest and abdomen.
Rx. et Rz. Rhei Da Huang 30g Drains Heat, purges accumulations, transforms Dampness, promotes urination, activates the Blood and dispels Blood Stasis.
With Han Fang Ji and Ting Li Zi, for water Accumulation with edema and abdominal fullness.
  • Dries Dampness
  • Scours out Thin Mucus
  • Moves Qi
  • Reduces distention
  • Accumulation of Water in the Stomach and Intestines with Qi Stagnation
  • Abdominal distention
  • Borborygmus
  • A dry mouth and tongue
  • Constipation
  • Reduced urination
  • Diarrhea
  • T: Normal
  • C: Yellow and greasy
  • P: Wiry and slippery or Deep, full and slightly rapid
  • Contraindicated for those with Spleen Deficiency
For more severe Heat in the Intestines with thirst
For diarrhea with abdominal pain:
+ Poria, Cinnamon Twig, Atractylodes and Licorice Decoction
Ling Gui Zhu Gan Tang
+ 15g Natrii Sulfas Mang Xiao
    + 12-18g Dry-fried Rx. Paeoniae Alba Chao Bai Shao
    + 12-15g Dry-fried Fr. Foeniculi Chao Xiao Hui Xiang
    + 6-9g Rz. Alpiniae Officinarum Gao Liang Jiang