English: Magnolia Flower Drink to Clear the Lungs
Also Known As: Magnolia Flower and Gypsum Combination
Pharmaceutical Latin
Pin Yin
Flos Magnoliae Xin Yi 2-6g Expels Wind-Cold and unblocks the nasal passages.
With Zhi Zi, Sheng Ma, Huang Qin and Shi Gao, for sinusitis or rhinitis with Lung Heat.
Fol. Eriobotryae Pi Pa Ye 2-6g Transforms Phlegm, clears Lung Heat and descends Lung Qi.
Fr. Gardeniae Zhi Zi 3-9g Clears Heat, reduces Fire, eliminates irritability and resolves Dampness.
Rz. Anemarrhenae Zhi Mu 3-9g Clears Heat and drains Fire (clears Heat from the Qi Stage, from the Lung and from the Stomach), nourishes Yin, moistens Dryness, generates fluids, clears Deficiency Fire, generates Fluids and quenches thirst.
With Gan Cao, regulates Cold and Heat and harmonizes the Exterior and Interior.
With Shi Gao, cools Heat in the Yang Ming or Qi Level while protecting Stomach fluids to treat high fever, profuse sweating, insatiable thirst, a red face, aversion to Heat and a large, strong pulse.
With Huang Qin, for cough with Excess Lung Heat.
Bul. Lilii Bai He 3-9g Nourishes the Yin, moistens the Lungs, clears Heat, stops cough, clears the Heart and calms the Shen.
With Zhi Mu, for irritability and mental disorientation due to Yin Deficiency or lingering Heat in the late stages of febrile disease.
Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin 3-9g Clears Heat, dries Dampness, drains Fire, detoxifies and Calms ascending Liver Yang.
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.
Rx. Cimicifugae Sheng Ma 1-3g Releases the exterior, vents measles, clears Heat and relieves toxicity.
With Shi Gao, clears Heat Excess and Fire toxin from the Yang Ming channel with toothache, swollen and bleeding gums or jaw, vertex headache or redness and swelling along the lower eyelid.
Rx. Ophiopogonis Mai Men Dong 3-15g Moistens the Lungs, nourishes the Yin and stops cough.
Gypsum Fibrosum Shi Gao 3-30g Clears Heat in the Qi Stage, drains Fire, relieves irritability, clears Excess Heat from the Lungs and quenches thirst.
Rx. Glycyrrhizae Gan Cao 1.5g Moistens the Lungs, resolves Phlegm, clears Heat, stops and cough moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.
  • Dispels Lung Heat
  • Disseminates Lung Qi
  • Unblocks the Orifices (especially the nose)
  • Lung Heat
  • Nasal obstruction
  • Stuffy nose
  • Thick, sticky, yellow nasal discharge
  • Decreased sense of smell
  • Cough with sticky yellow Phlegm
  • T: Red
  • C: Yellow or white
  • P: Rapid
For increasing the formula's ability to dispel Dampness, disseminate Lung Qi and unblock the nose: For chronic rhinitis:
+ Rz. et Rx. Notopterygii Qiang Huo + Rx. Paeoniae Rubra Chi Shao
+ Fr. Forsythiae Lian Qiao + Rx. Puerariae Ge Gen
+ Hb. Menthae Bo He
For Lung Heat cough:
For Exterior Wind-Cold conditions:
+ Rx. Peucedani Qian Hu
+ Rx. Saposhnikoviae Fang Feng + Sm. Benincasae Dong Gua Zi
+ Rz. et Rx. Notopterygii Qiang Huo + Cx. Mori Sang Bai Pi
For pus and abscess caused by Wind-Dampness:
For nasal congestion caused by Wind-Heat:
+ Rz. Atractylodes Cang Zhu + Fr. Xanthii Cang Er Zi
+ Fr. Forsythiae Lian Qiao + Hb. Menthae Bo He
For clear nasal discharge due to Wind-Cold:
For sinusitis with damage to Qi and Yin:
+ Hb. Schizonepetae Jing Jie
+ Xanthium Powder
Cang Er Zi San
+ Rz. et Rx. Notopterygii Qiang Huo
    - Flos Magnoliae Xin Yi Hua
    - Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin
    + 18g Rx. Astragali Huang Qi