|Also Known As:|
|Sm. Armeniacae||Xing Ren||3-10g||Stops cough and calms wheezing.
With Mai Men Dong, for a dry cough due to Dryness and Heat injuring the Lungs.
With Chuan Bei Mu, for wheezing and cough from externally contracted Lung disorders, non-productive cough from Lung Deficiency disorders and coughing of thick, yellow sputum due to Phlegm-Fire.
|Rx. Asparagi||Tian Men Dong||5-15g||Nourishes Kidney Yin, clears Lung Heat, sedates Fire, moistens the Lungs, and resolves Phlegm.
With Mai Men Dong, for a dry cough, thirst, and other symptoms due to Yin Deficiency and injured fluids.
|Caulis Bambusae in Taeniam||Zhu Ru||6-10g||Clears Heat and transforms Hot Phlegm.|
|Per. Citri Reticulatae||Chen Pi||3-9g||Dries Dampness and transforms Phlegm|
|Bul. Fritillariae Cirrhosae||Chuan Bei Mu||3-12g||Clears Heat, transforms Phlegm, descends Qi, stops cough and nourishes and moistens the Lungs.|
|Fr. Gardeniae||Zhi Zi||3-12g||Clears Heat, reduces Fire and drains Damp-Heat.|
|Rz. Zingiberis Recens||Sheng Jiang||3-10g||Warms the Lungs, stops cough and reduces the toxicity of other herbs.
With Da Zao, prevents Phlegm accumulation.
|Poria||Fu Ling||9-18g||Promotes urination, leaches out Dampness, strengthens the Spleen and harmonizes the Middle Jiao.|
|Fr. Jujube||Da Zao||10-30g||Tonifies the Spleen and Stomach, augments Qi, nourishes the Blood and moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.|
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||3-14g||Moistens the Lungs, resolves Phlegm, stops cough, clears Heat, relieves Fire toxicity, moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs and guides the herbs to all twelve channels.
With Xing Ren and Chuan Bei Mu, for Heat induced dry cough.
|Cx. Mori||Sang Bai Pi||6-18g|| Drains Heat from the Lungs, stops cough and calms wheezing.
With Huang Qin, drains Heat from the Lungs, and stops cough and wheezing.
|Rx. Ophiopogonis||Mai Men Dong||6-15g||Moistens the Lungs, nourishes Yin and stops cough.|
|Rx. Platycodi||Jie Geng||Opens the Lungs, spreads Lung Qi and expels Phlegm.
With Gan Cao and Huang Qin, disseminates Lung Qi, expels Phlegm, resolves toxicity and expels pus for productive cough with hoarseness and pain and swelling of the throat.
|Fr. Schisandrae||Wu Wei Zi||3-9g||Astringes leakage of Lung Qi and stops cough.|
|Rx. Scutellariae||Huang Qin||3-18g||Clears Heat and dries Dampness.|
|Rx. Angelicae Sinensis||Dang Gui||3-15g||Tonifies, invigorates and harmonizes the Blood, stops cough and treats dyspnea.|
- Clears Lung Heat
- Stops cough
- Nourishes Lung Yin
- Moistens the Lungs
- Resolves Phlegm
- Lung-Heat creating Lung Yin Deficiency with Phlegm