|English:||Dredge and Clear the Liver Decoction|
|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Bupoleuri||Chai Hu||9g||Spreads Liver Qi and relieves Stagnation.
With Zhi Ke, for a stifling sensation in the chest, abdominal pain, poor appetite and irregular bowel movements.
|Fr. Aurantii||Zhi Ke||9g||Promotes the movement of Qi and reduces distention and pressure.|
|Rz. Atractylodis||Cang Zhu||9g||Strongly dries Dampness, tonifies the Spleen and clears Dampness from the Lower Jiao.|
|Cx. Phellodendri||Huang Bai||10g||Drains Damp-Heat especially from the Lower Jiao.
With Cang Zhu, eliminates Dampness and clears Heat for Lower Jiao Damp-Heat with pain, swelling, and weakness in the lower limbs.
With Cang Zhu and Niu Xi, for Damp-Heat leg Qi.
With Zhi Mu, for Lower Jiao Damp-Heat.
With Dang Gui and Niu Xi, for a sore and weak low back and legs.
|Rz. Anemarrhenae||Zhi Mu||10g||Clears Heat and drains Fire, nourishes Yin and ameliorates the drying properties of diuretics.
With Huang Bai, clears Heat and drains Fire for Yin Deficiency Fire.
|Rx. Salviae Miltiorrhizae||Dan Shen||12g||Invigorates the Blood, dispels Blood Stasis, clears Heat and soothes irritability.|
|Rx. Angelicae Sinensis||Dang Gui||12g||Tonifies, invigorates and harmonizes the Blood.|
|Fr. Liquidamberis||Lu Lu Tong||12g||Promotes the movement of Qi, invigorates the Blood, opens the Middle Jiao, unblocks the channels and promotes water metabolism.|
|Rx. Achyranthis Bidentatae||Niu Xi||15g||Clears Damp-Heat in the Lower Jiao,invigorates the Blood, expels Blood Stasis and nourishes Liver and Kidney Yin.|
|Rz. Imperatae||Bai Mao Gen||15g||Clears Heat, promotes urination, cools the Blood and stops bleeding.|
|Sm. Coicis||Yi Yi Ren||20g|| Strengthens the Spleen,resolves Dampness and clears Damp-Heat.
With Cang Zhu, Huang Bai and Niu Xi, for Damp-Heat pouring downward leading to atrophy and weakness of the lower extremities.
|Rx. Gentianae||Long Dan Cao||18g||Drains Damp-Heat from the Liver and Gallbladder channels.|
- Spread Liver Qi
- Clear Dampness
- Purge Heat from Liver and Gallbladder
- Invigorates the Blood
- Damp-Heat in the Liver Channel