|English:||Six Ingredients Decoction|
|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Platycodi||Jie Geng||3-12g||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.
With Sheng Gan Cao, disseminates Lung Qi, expels Phlegm, resolves toxicity, and expels pus for productive cough with hoarseness, pain and swelling of the throat due to Wind-Heat.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||1.5-14g||Clears Heat, relieves Fire toxicity, moistens the Lungs, resolves Phlegm and stops cough.
With Jie Geng, for pain and swelling of the throat.
|Rx. Saposhnikoviae||Fang Feng||3-10g||Releases the exterior and expels External Wind and Cold.
With Jing Jie, for Wind-Cold or Exterior patterns in any season.
With Jing Jie and Chan Tui, for dermatological disorders with rash, irritability and itching.
|Flos Schizonepeta||Jing Jie||3-10g||Releases the exterior, expels Wind, vents rashes and relieves itching.
With Bo He, releases the exterior to induce sweating, disperses Wind in the head, vents rashes and alleviates itching.
With Jie Geng and Sheng Gan Cao, for acute cough associated with External disorders.
With Fang Feng, for pruritic itching.
|Bombyx Batryticatus||Jiang Can||3-10g||Dispels Wind, disperses Wind-Heat and stops itching and pain.
With Jie Geng, Bo He and Fang Feng, for hoarseness and painful, red throat due to Wind-Heat.
With Chan Tui, for eczema or rash due to Wind.
|Hb. Menthae||Bo He||3-6g||Disperses Wind-Heat and cools and clears the head and eyes, vents rashes and benefits the throat.
With Jing Jie, for Wind-Heat.
With Jie Geng and Jiang Can, for painful, swollen throat.
|Periostracum Cicadae||Chan Tui||3-10g||Disperses Wind, clears Heat, vents rashes and relieves itching.
With Bo He, for incomplete expression of measles and Wind, rash, or itchy, red eyes and pterygium.
- Opens the Lungs
- Warms Cold
- Spreads Lung Qi
- Expels Phlegm
- Benefits the throat
- Expels Wind
- Disperses Wind-Heat
- Stops itching and pain
|For acute laryngitis due to Wind-Cold Attacking the Lungs:||For acute pharyngitis due to Wind-Cold Attacking the Lungs:|
|+ Fol. Perillae||Zi Su Ye||+ Fr. Arctii||Niu Bang Zi|
|+ Sm. Armeniacae||Xing Ren||+ Fol. Perillae||Zi Su Ye|
|For acute laryngitis, hoarseness or loss of voice due to Wind-Cold Attacking the Lungs with a productive cough:|
|+ Fol. Perillae||Zi Su Ye|
|+ Sm. Armeniacae||Xing Ren|
|+ Rx. Peucedani||Qian Hu||+ Fol. Perillae||Zi Su Ye|
|+ Rz. Zingiberis Recens||Sheng Jiang||+ Sm. Armeniacae||Xing Ren|
|+ Rx. Peucedani||Qian Hu|
|+ Rz. Zingiberis Recens||Sheng Jiang|
|+ Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum||Zhi Ban Xia|
|Rz. Cynanchi Stauntonii||Bai Qian|