English: Drain the Pus Powder
Also Known As: Platycodon and Chi-Shih Formula
Pharmaceutical Latin
Pin Yin
Fr. Aurantii Immaturus Zhi Shi 9g Breaks up Stagnant Qi, reduces accumulation, descends Qi, unblocks the bowels, removes stagnant food, transforms Phlegm, reduces distention and resolves hardenings.
With Bai Shao, for abdominal pain due to Qi and Blood Stagnation
Rx. Platycodi Jie Geng 1.5g Expels pus.
With Zhi Shi and Bai Shao, for pus and abscess formation .
Rx. Paeoniae Alba Bai Shao 4.5g Nourishes Blood.
  • Dispels pus
  • Eliminates toxins
  • Reduces nodules
  • Disperses Stagnation
  • Abscesses and sores due to Toxic Heat
  • Carbuncles
  • Furuncles
  • Sore throat
  • Suppuration
  • Cellulitis
  • Boils
  • Abdominal masses that are solid on Palpation


For nodules without ulceration: For nodules with ulceration:
+ Flos Lonicerae Jin Yin Hua + Rx. Astragali Huang Qi
+ Fr. Forsythiae Lian Qiao + Rx. Angelicae Sinensis Dang Gui
For redness, warmth, swelling and pain:
For carbuncles and furuncles:
+ Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian
+ True Man's Decoction to Revitalize Life
Zhen Ren Huo Ming Yin
+ Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi
For sores and cellulitis:
+ Drain the Interior and Detoxify Decoction
Tuo Li Xiao Du Yin