|English:||Maidservant from Yue Decoction plus Pinellia|
|Also Known As:||Ma Huang, Gypsum and Pinellia Combination|
|Hb. Ephedrae||Ma Huang||6-18g|| Induces sweating, releases the Exterior, disseminates and facilitates Lung Qi, calms wheezing, stops coughing, promotes urination and reduces edema.
With Xing Ren, for Wind-Cold cough and wheezing.
With Shi Gao and Xing Ren, for cough from Heat Obstructing the Lungs with wheezing, flaring of the nostrils and fever and Wind-edema.
|Gypsum Fibrosum||Shi Gao||16-48g||Clears Heat in the Qi Stage, drains Fire, relieves irritability, quenches thirst and clears Excess Heat from the Lungs.
With Ma Huang, Xing Ren and Gan Cao, for Lung Heat with cough and asthma.
|Rz. Zingiberis Recens||Sheng Jiang||3-9g||Releases the Exterior, induces perspiration,
disperses Cold, warms the Lungs, stops cough and reduces the toxicity of other herbs.
With Zhi Ban Xia, for Productive cough due to Phlegm-Dampness.
With Ma Huang, strongly creates sweating to treat all externally contracted Wind-Cold disorders, especially those in which Wind-Cold has constrained Lung Qi with cough and wheezing and the failure of Lung Qi to descend.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||2-6g||Moistens the Lungs, resolves Phlegm, stops cough, moderates and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs and guides the herbs to all twelve channels.
With Ma Huang, Xing Ren and Sheng Jiang, for coughing or wheezing due to Wind-Cold Attacks the Lungs.
With Shi Gao and Xing Ren, for cough due to Lung Heat.
|Rz. Pinelliae Preparatum||Zhi Ban Xia||4-12g||Dries Dampness, transforms Phlegm and descends Rebellious Qi.|
|Fr. Jujube Rubra||Hong Zao||9-21g||Tonifies the Spleen and Stomach and augments Qi and moderates. cools and harmonizes the harsh properties of other herbs.
With Sheng Jiang, for External Wind-Cold.
- Disseminates Lung Qi
- Calms wheezing
- Dispels Thin Mucus
- Clears Heat
- Relieves cough and dyspnea
- Wind-Heat or Wind-Cold with Lung Distention (congested Fluids in the chest)
- Phlegm-Heat Obstructs the Lungs
|For more severe Internal Heat:||For sticky difficult-to expectorate Phlegm:|
|+ 9g Rx. Scutellariae||Huang Qin||- Fr. Jujube Rubra||Hong Zao|
|For malodorous green Phlegm:||- Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao|
|+ 18g Hb. Houttuyniae||Yu Xing Cao||+ 9g Rx. Platycodi||Jie Geng|
|+ 6g Rx. Scutellariae||Huang Qin||+ 9g Fr. Trichosanthis||Gua Lou|
|+ 9g Rz. Phragmitis||Lu Gen||+ 9g Sm. Benincasae||Dong Gua Zi|
|For severe panting and wheezing:||For thirst:|
|+ 3g Powdered Pheretima||Di Long||+ 12g Rz. Phragmitis||Lu Gen|
|For severe Lung Yin damage due to Heat:|
|+ 9g Sm. Descuraniae/ Lepidii||Ting Li Zi||- Hb. Ephedrae||Ma Huang|
|+ 6g Bul. Fritillariae Cirrhosae||Chuan Bei Mu|
|+ 6-0g Rx. et Rz. Rhei||Da Huang||+ 3g Powdered Pheretima||Di Long|
|For more ability to resolve Dampness:|
|+ Rz. Atractylodis Macrocephalae||Bai Zhu||+ 9g Rx. Ophiopogonis||Mai Men Dong|
|+ 9g Rx. Adenophorae||Nan Sha Shen|
|+ 9g Bul. Lilii||Bai He|