|English:||Bupleurum and Kudzu Decoction to Release the Muscle Layer|
|Also Known As:|
|Rx. Bupleuri||Chai Hu||6g||Disperses Wind-Heat and resolves
Phlegm and congestion.
With Gan Cao, for Wind-Heat fever.
With Ge Gen, for Wind-Heat with neck and shoulder pain.
|Rx. Puerariae||Ge Gen||9g|| Discharges Exterior conditions,
releases the muscles, especially of the neck and upper back, relieves
Heat and thirst and generates
With Chai Hu, for Exterior patterns where the the chills gradually improve while the fever gradually increases along with stiffening of the neck and upper back and absence of sweating.
With Chai Hu and Huang Qin, for Wind-Heat.
|Rx. Paeoniae Rubra||Chi Shao||6g||Invigorates the Blood, dispels Blood Stasis, relieves pain, clears Heat and cools the Blood.|
|Rx. Scutellariae||Huang Qin||9g|| Clears Heat, dries Dampness, drains
Fire, detoxifies, cools the Blood and stops
With Chai Hu, for Heat in the Shao Yang with alternating chills and fever and nausea.
|Rx. Anemarrhenae||Zhi Mu||6g||Clears Heat and drains Fire from
the Qi Stage (Lungs
With Zhe Bei Mu, for cough due to Lung Heat or Yin Deficiency with expectoration of thick, yellow sputum.
With Huang Qin, for cough with Excess Lung Heat.
|Rx. Rehmanniae||Sheng Di Huang||12g||Clears Heat, cools the Blood, nourishes Yin and generates
With Mu Dan Pi, for Ying and Xue Stage Heat and residual Warm pathogen which has injured the Yin.
With Mu Dan Pi and Chi Shao , for purpura or bleeding with maculae and blotches on the skin.
|Cx. Moutan||Mu Dan Pi||9g||Clears Heat, cools, invigorates and
harmonizes the Blood and dispels
With Chi Shao, cools the Blood and disperses Stasis, for Ying Stage Heat.
|Bul. Fritillariae Thunbergii||Zhe Bei Mu||6g||Clears Heat, transforms Phlegm and stops cough.|
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||3g||Moistens the Lungs, resolves Phlegm, stops cough, clears Heat, relieves Fire toxicity and moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.|
- Releases the muscle layer
- Clears Heat
- External Wind-Heat with Stagnant Interior Heat
- This condition is common in warm-febrile diseases contracted in the spring that surface in the summer.
- The deeper the level of penetration of the pathogenic influence, the larger the dosage.
|For incoherent speech:|
|+ Gypsum||Shi Gao|