|Also Known As:|
|Rz. Coptidis||Huang Lian||1.5-10g|| Clears Heat, drains Dampness, drains
Fire, resolves Fire toxicity and clears
With Huang Qin and Zhi Zi, for Fire toxin in the three burners.
With Huang Qin and Da Huang, for hematemesis and rectal bleeding due to Blood Heat.
|Rx. Scutellariae||Huang Qin||3-18g|| Clears Heat and dries Dampness, drains
Fire, cools the Blood and detoxifies.
With Huang Lian, drains pathogenic Heat from the Upper and Middle Jiaos.
With Zhi Zi, powerfully clears and drains lurking Heat from the Lungs.
With Huang Lian and Zhi Zi, for acute febrile disease.
|Fr. Gardeniae||Zhi Zi||3-12g|| Clears Heat, reduces Fire and
eliminates irritability, drains Damp-Heat, cools
and activates the Blood, relieves toxicity and reduces
With Da Huang and Huang Lian, for retained Heat in the Heart channel.
|Flos Eriocauli||Gu Jing Cao||4.5-15g||Disperses Wind-Heat in the Liver
channel, brightens the eyes and eliminates superficial visual obstruction.
With Chan Tui, for superficial visual obstruction.
|Moschus||She Xiang||0.03-0.1g||Activates the Blood, dissipates masses, reduces swellings, detoxifies, opens the channels and alleviates pain.|
|Hb. Equiseti Hiemalis||Mu Zei||3-12g||Disperses Wind-Heat, clears the eyes and eliminates superficial visual obstruction.|
|Rx. et Rz. Rhei||Da Huang||3-15g||Drains Heat, purges
accumulations, invigorates the Blood, dispels
Blood Stasis and reduces Fire toxicity.
With Huang Lian and Huang Qin, for hematemesis, or epistaxis due to Blood Heat.
|Os Sepiae seu Sepiellae||Hai Piao Xiao||6-12g||Restrains, holds in and stops bleeding.|
|Periostracum Cicadae||Chan Tui||3-10g||Disperses Wind, clears Heat, clears the eyes and removes superficial visual obstruction.|
|Periostracum Serpentis||She Tui||1.5-6g||Dispels Wind, removes superficial visual obstruction and resolves toxins.|
- Disperses Wind
- Clears Heat
- Resolves toxicity
- Invigorates the Blood
- Removes superficial visual obstruction
- Heart Fire