|English:||Clear the Upper
(Burner) Decoction with Saposhnikovia
Clear the Upper and Guard the Wind Decoction
|Also Known As:||Siler Combination
|Rx. Saposhnikoviae||Fang Feng||3g||Releases the Exterior and expels
With Jing Jie, expels Wind and stops itching for Exterior patterns in any season, pruritic rash and initial-stage boils.
With Bo He, Jing Jie, Huang Qin and Lian Qiao, for Wind-Heat.
With Bo He, Jing Jie and Lian Qiao, for Wind-Heat with red eyes and a sore throat
With Bo He, Huang Qin, Huang Lian and Lian Qiao, for acne due to Wind-Heat Attacking the upper body.
|Fr. Forsythiae||Lian Qiao||2.2-2.4g||Clears Heat (especially in the Upper Jiao), relieves toxicity, reduces abscesses and clears Blood Heat.|
|Rx. Platycodi||Jie Geng||2.2-2.4g||Expels
Phlegm, benefits the throat, expels pus and
and raises Lung Qi, directing the effects of other herbs
to the upper body.
With Gan Cao, for Excess disorders in the Upper Jiao with no disorder in the Lower Jiao.
With Gan Cao and Huang Qin, for hoarseness, pain and swelling of the throat due to Wind-Heat.
With Bai Zhi, for ulcerated abscess where pus is being discharged slowly.
|Rx. Angelicae Dahuricae||Bai Zhi||2.2-2.4g||Expels Wind, eliminates
Dampness, unblocks the nasal passages, dispels Cold, reduces
swelling, eliminates toxins, expels
pus and alleviates pain.
With Chuan Xiong, for headache.
With Huang Qin, for Wind-Heat headache.
|Rx. Scutellariae||Huang Qin||2-2.1g|| Clears Heat, dries Dampness, drains
Fire, detoxifies, cools the Blood and stops
With Zhi Zi, for sores due to Heat toxin.
|Rz. Chuanxiong||Chuan Xiong||2-2.1g||Invigorates the Blood, promotes the movement of Qi, expels Wind and alleviates pain.|
|Hb. Schizonepetae||Jing Jie||1.5-2g||Releases the Exterior, expels
Wind, vents rashes and relieves
With Bo He, disperses Wind in the head, vents rashes and alleviates itching.
|Fr. Gardeniae||Zhi Zi||1-1.5g|| Clears Heat, reduces Fire, eliminates
irritability, drains Damp-Heat, cools
the Blood, relieves toxicity, reduces swelling
and activates the Blood.
With Huang Lian, Huang Qi and Lian Qiao, for boils and carbuncles.
|Rz. Coptidis||Huang Lian||1-1.5g|| Clears Heat, drains Dampness, drains
Fire and resolves Fire toxicity.
With Huang Qin, drains pathogenic Heat from the Upper and Middle Jiaos.
With Huang Qin and Zhi Zi, for high fever, irritability, dry mouth and throat, and dark urine due to Fire toxin in the three burners.
|Hb. Menthae Haplocalycis||Bo He||1-1.5g||Disperses Wind-Heat, cools and
clears the head and eyes, benefits the throat and
With Jing Jie, for Wind-Heat.
|Fr. Aurantii||Zhi Ke||0.6-1.5g||Promotes the movement of Qi, reduces distention and pressure and resolves hardenings.|
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||0.6-0.9g||Clears Heat, relieves
Fire toxicity and moderates and
harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.
With Jie Geng, for pain and swelling of the throat.
- Clears Heat
- Resolves toxicity
- Expels Wind
- Dispels Dampness
- Wind-Heat and toxins in the Upper Jiao
- Upper Jiao Fire
- Interior Heat in the Upper Jiao
- Exogenous Wind-Heat
|For a stronger effect:||For constipation:|
|+ Succus Bambusae||Zhu Li||+ Rx. et Rz. Rhei||Da Huang|
For itchy sores:
|+ Bambusae Concretio Silicea||Tian Zhu Huang||+ Flos Lonicerae||Jin Yin Hua|
|+ Rz. Smilacis Glabrae||Tu Fu Ling|
For sores and swelling:
For acne characterized by excessive pus:
|+ Rz. Anemarrhenae||Zhi Mu||+ Sm. Coicis||Yi Yi Ren|
|+ Gypsum Fibrosum||Shi Gao||
For vesicular rash on the face and head:
|- Rz. Chuanxiong||Chuan Xiong|
|- Fr. Aurantii||Zhi Ke|
|+ Fr. Aurantii Immaturus||Zhi Shi|
|+ Sm. Coicis||Yi Yi Ren|