|English:||Modified Solomon's Seal Decoction|
|Also Known As:||Modified Decoction of Polygonatum Rhizome|
|Rz. Polygonati Odorati||Yu Zhu||6-12g||Nourishes Yin, moistens
Dryness, moistens the Lungs, nourishes the Stomach and generate
With Bo He, Bai Wei, Jie Geng and Dan Dou Chi, for Yin Deficiency with Exterior Wind-Heat.
|Bul. Allii Fistulosi||Cong Bai||6g||Releases the exterior and induces
With Dan Dou Chi, treats elderly or weak patients, pregnant women and children during any season for either Hot or Cold pathogens.
|Rx. Platycodi||Jie Geng||3-6g||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.|
|Sm. Sojae Preparata||Dan Dou Chi||9-12g||Releases the Exterior, eliminates
irritability, harmonizes the Middle Jiao and relieves
stuffy sensations in the chest.
With Cong Bai, for Colds associated with Yin Deficiency.
|Hb. Menthae Haplocalycis||Bo He||3-6g||Disperses Wind-Heat, cools and clears the head and eyes and benefits the throat.|
|Rx. Cynanchi Atrati||Bai Wei||1-10g||Cools the Blood and clears Deficiency Heat.|
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae Preparata||Zhi Gan Cao||1-3g||Moistens the Lungs, resolves
Phlegm, stops cough and moderates
and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.
With Jie Geng, for pain and swelling of the throat.
|Fr. Jujube||Da Zao||2-5pcs||Tonifies the Spleen and Stomach, augments Qi, nourishes the Blood, calms the Spirit and moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.|
- Nourishes Yin
- Clears Heat
- Induces sweating
- Releases the Exterior
- Wind-Heat with Yin Deficiency
|For more severe Exterior disorders:||For cough, dry throat and difficult-to-expectorate sputum:|
|+ Rx. Saposhnikoviae||Fang Feng|
|+ Rx. Puerariae||Ge Gen||+ Fr. Arctii||Niu Bang|
|For thirst and irritability:||+ Per. Trichosanthis||Gua Lou Pi|
|+ Hb. Phylostachys Nigrum||Zhu Ye||For more severe thirst and irritability:|
|+ Rx. Trichosanthis||Tian Hua Fen|
|+ Rx. Trichosanthis||Tian Hua Fen||+ Hb. Lophatheri||Dan Zhu Ye|