|English:||Clear the Throat and Calm the Lungs Decoction|
|Also Known As:|
|Cx. Mori||Sang Bai Pi||15g||Drains Heat from the Lungs, stops cough and calms wheezing.|
|Rx. Peucedani||Qian Hu||10g||Expels Phlegm, descends Qi and expels Wind-Heat.|
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||10g||Moistens the Lungs, resolves Phlegm, stops cough, 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.
|Rx. Platycodi||Jie Geng||10g|| Opens the Lungs, spreads Lung Qi, expels Phlegm, benefits the throat, expels pus and opens and raises Lung Qi, directing the effects of other herbs to the upper body.
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 due to Wind-Heat.
|Rz. Anemarrhenae||Zhi Mu||10g||Clears Heat from the Lungs and Stomach and drains Fire.
With Zhe Bei Mu, for cough due to Lung Heat or Yin Deficiency with expectoration of thick, yellow sputum.
|Bul. Fritillariae Thunbergii||Zhe Bei Mu||10g||Clears Heat, transforms Phlegm and stops cough.|
|Rx. Scutellariae||Huang Qin||10g|| Clears Heat, dries Dampness, drains Fire and detoxifies.
With Zhi Mu and Sang Bai Pi, for acute and chronic Lung Heat cough.
With Zhi Zi, powerfully clears and drains lurking Heat from the Lungs with fever, fullness in the chest, cough with yellow sputum and epistaxis or hematemesis.
|Fr. Gardeniae||Zhi Zi||10g||Clears Heat, reduces Fire, eliminates irritability, Cools the Blood and relieves toxicity.|
|Per. Trichosanthis||Gua Lou Pi||10g||Clears the Lungs and transforms Hot Phlegm.|
|Periostracum Cicadae||Chan Tui||10g|| Disperses Wind and clears Heat
With Pang Da Hai, for hoarseness and loss of voice due to Lung Heat.
|Sm. Sterculiae Lychnophorae||Pang Da Hai||10g||Clears and disseminates Lung Qi.
With Zhe Bei Mu, Jie Geng and Chan Tui, for hoarseness due to Lung Heat and cough due to Phlegm-Heat.
|Sm Oroxyli||Mu Hu Die||10g||Moistens the Lungs, relieves cough and clears the voice.
With Pang Da Hai and Chan Tui, for a dry cough, hoarseness and pain and swelling of the throat.
- Clears the Lungs
- Transforms Phlegm
- Clears Heat
- Eases the throat
|For a very sore and congested throat:||For severe Heat:|
|+ 9g Rz. Belamcandae||She Gan||+ 15g Gypsum Fibrosum||Shi Gao|
|For Yin and Fluid damage:||
For chronic hoarseness, loss of voice and laryngitis due to Qi, Blood and Phlegm Stagnation:
|+ 15g Rx. Scrophulariae||Xuan Shen|
|+ 12g Rx. Trichosanthis||Tian Hua Fen||+ 6-9g Rx. Paeoniae Rubra||Chi Shao|
|+ 6-12g Cx. Moutan||Mu Dan Pi|
|+ 3-9g Hb. Lycopi||Ze Lan|
|+ 6-9g Rx. Curcumae||Yu Jin|
|+ 3-9g Bul. Fritillariae Cirrhosae||Chuan Bei Mu|
|+ 9-12g Sm. Trichosanthis||Gua Lou Ren|
|+ 6-15g Pumice||Fu Hai Shi|