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Rx. Bupleuri Chai Hu 9g Resolves Shao Yang disorders, reduces fever, spreads Liver Qi, relieves Stagnation, disperses Wind-Heat and resolves Phlegm and congestion.
With Bai Shao, for Liver Blood Deficiency with Liver Qi Stagnation and vertigo, dizziness, thoracic and costal pain, and menstrual irregularity due to Liver Qi Stagnation.
With Bai Shao, Dang Gui and Bo He, for Liver Qi Stagnation with stress and emotional distress.
Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi 9g Clears Heat, reduces Fire, eliminates irritability, drains Damp-Heat, cools the Blood and relieves toxicity.
Flos Magnoliae Xin Yi Hua 9g Expels Wind-Cold and unblocks the nasal passages.
With Cang Er Zi, strongly unblocks nasal obstruction and sinus headache due to Wind-Cold or Wind-Heat for sinusitis and rhinitis with loss of smell.
With Cang Er Zi, Xi Xin and Bai Zhi, for Wind-Cold nasal obstruction and sinus headache.
With Xi Xin, lifts and spreads the clear Qi while unblocking the nasal orifices to treat headache and sinus distention, nasal congestion and thick nasal discharge due to Wind-Cold.
Hb. Asari Xi Xin 3g Releases Exterior Wind and Cold, warms the Lungs, transforms Phlegm and Thin Mucus and disperses and unblocks the Qi of the nasal orifices.
With Chai Hu, for headache due to trauma or Wind-Cold obstructing the channels.
Rz. et Rx. Ligustici Gao Ben 9g Expels Wind and Cold, dispels Wind-Dampness and alleviates pain.
With Xi Xin, for Wind-Cold-Damp headache, vertex headaches, stiff neck and toothaches.
Concha Haliotidis Shi Jue Ming 15g Drains Liver Fire, pacifies the Liver, calms Internal Wind and anchors and sedates Liver Yang.
Concha Margaritaferae Zhen Zhu Mu 30g Calms and clears the Liver, anchors the Yang and drains Liver Fire.
With Dai Zhe Shi, for epistaxis or hematemesis.
Haematitum Dai Zhe Shi 15g Calms the Liver, anchors Floating Yang, clears Liver Fire, strongly descends rebellious Qi, cools the Blood and stops bleeding.
With Sheng Di Huang and Bai Shao, for hematemesis and epistaxis.
Ram. Uncariae cum Uncis Gou Teng 15g Extinguishes Wind, alleviates spasms, drains Liver Heat, pacifies Liver Yang and releases the exterior.
Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao 9g Nourishes Blood, calms Liver Yang and Liver Wind, softens the Liver and relieves pain.
With Chai Hu, for flank pain due to Liver Qi Stagnation.
With Dang Gui, nourishes Yin and Blood.
Magnetitum Ci Shi 9g Anchors Liver Yang, calms the Spirit, benefits the Yin, nourishes the Kidneys and augments the Liver.
Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Dang Gui 9g Tonifies, invigorates and harmonizes the Blood, disperses Cold, reduces swelling, expels pus, generates flesh and alleviates pain.
With Bai Shao, regulates and harmonizes Qi and Blood and treats Blood Deficiency Heat.
Fr. Viticis Man Jing Zi 9g Disperses Wind, clears Heat, dispels Wind-Heat in the Liver channel and clears and benefits head and eyes.
With Bai Shao, soothes the Liver.
Rx. Angelicae Dahuricae Bai Zhi 6g Expels Wind, eliminates Dampness, unblocks the nasal passages, dispels Cold, alleviates pain, reduces swelling, eliminates toxins and expels pus.
With Xi Xin, for Wind-Cold induced headaches, sinus headaches, orbital headaches and toothache aggravated by cold air.
With Xi Xin, Xin Yi Hua and Cang Er Zi, for nasal congestion.
With Cang Er Zi and Xin Yi Hua, for headache due to nasal congestion with thick putrid discharge.
Fr. Xanthii Cang Er Zi 6g Disperses Wind and Dampness and opens nasal passages.
Rx. Rehmanniae Sheng Di Huang 9g Clears Heat, cools the Blood, nourishes Yin and generates fluids.
With Bai Shao, for Blood Deficiency Heat.
Rx. Scrophulariae Yuan Zhi 9g Calms the Spirit, sedates the Heart, expels Phlegm, opens the Orifices, clears the Lungs, stops cough reduces abscesses and dissipates swellings.
Hb. Menthae Bo He 6g Disperses Wind-Heat, cools and clears the head and eyes, benefits the throat and relieves Stagnation of Liver Qi.
With Bai Shao, Dang Gui and Chai Hu, for Liver Qi Stagnation with chest and flank distention or pain.
Rx. Sophorae Flavescentis Ku Shen 9g Clears Heat, disperses Wind and Dries Dampness.
Periostracum Serpentis She Tui 3g Dispels Wind, stops spasms and resolves toxins.
  • Invigorates the brain Qi
  • Clears away pathogenic Heat from the Gallbladder
  • Relieves Stagnation of Gallbladder Qi
  • Clears Lung Heat
  • Stagnation of Gallbladder Heat
  • Epistaxis, usually a small amount of Blood (initial stage)
  • Nasal obstruction (early stage)
  • Tumor in the nose
  • Masses of the neck
  • Migraines
  • Vernet's syndrome
  • Disappearance of the mouth opening
  • Choking sensation while drinking
  • Hoarseness
  • Blindness
  • Usually asymptomatic at the early stage
  • The tumor may appear as a Cauliflower-like nodule or ulceration on the nasopharynx or as membrane erosion of abnormal color
  • If the tumor infiltrates to the submucosal layer, the surface of the membrane will be smooth and the nasopharynx will be depressed
  • Cranial nerve involvement is reflected by:
    Paralysis of the eyeball
    Facial hypothesia or hypoalgesia
    Difficulty opening the mouth
    Inclination of the tongue when it protrudes
    Paralysis of the soft palate
    Disappearance of the gullet response
  • Exophthalmos
  • Dysphagia
  • Platoplegia
  • Asymmetry of the palate
  • Severe, splitting headaches with dizziness
  • Sudden tinnitus or deafness
  • Flushed face
  • Red, swollen, painful eyes
  • Irascibility with violent angry outbursts
  • Dry mouth
  • Bitter taste in mouth
  • Thirst
  • Vomiting sour or bitter liquid
  • Insomnia
  • Restlessness
  • Constipation or dry stools
  • Maybe rib pain
  • In severe cases (due to Liver Fire damaging the Luo Mai):
    Bleeding of Excess Heat type:
    · Hemoptysis
    · Hematemesis
    · Epistaxis
  • T: Red tip and edges
  • C: Thick, yellow, dry and rough
  • P: Wiry, Excess and rapid