|English:||Forsythia and Lonicera Formula|
|Also Known As:|
|Rz. Atractylodes||Cang Zhu||3-18g||Strongly dries Dampness, tonifies the Spleen, i Induces sweating, expels Wind-Dampness and clears Dampness from the Lower Jiao.|
|Fr. Forsythiae||Lian Qiao||3-18g||Clears Heat, especially in the
Upper Jiao, relieves toxicity, reduces
abscesses, dissipates clumps and clears
With Jin Yin Hua, for initial-stage Wind-Heat.
|Rz. Chuanxiong||Chuan Xiong||3-18g||Invigorates the Blood, promotes the movement of Qi, expels Wind and alleviates pain.|
|Rx. Saposhnikoviae||Fang Feng||2-12.5g||Releases the exterior, expels
External Wind, expels Wind-Dampness and alleviates
With Jing Jie, Expels Wind and stops itching for Exterior patterns in any season and pruritic rash.
With Cang Zhu, for Wind-Cold-Dampness with chills, anhidrosis, headache, heavy head, lethargy, heavy limbs and stifling fullness in the chest and abdomen.
|Flos Lonicerae||Jin Yin Hua||2-12.5g|| Clears Heat and resolves Fire
toxicity, vents and disperses External Wind-Heat and
Damp-Heat from the Lower Jiao.
With Lian Qiao, for various Heat disorders.
|Flos Carthami||Hong Hua||1-6g||Invigorates the Blood, dispels
Blood Stasis, opens the channels and alleviates
With Chuan Xiong, for chest and abdominal pain due to Qi and Blood Stasis.
|Hb. Schizonepetae||Jing Jie||1-6g||Releases the exterior, expels
Wind, vents rashes and relieves
With Fang Feng, Jin Yin Hua and Lian Qiao, for Exterior signs and symptoms and early-stage carbuncles, furuncles, and abscesses.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gan Cao||1-6g||Clears Heat, relieves
Fire toxicity and moderates and harmonizes the
harsh properties of other herbs.
With Jin Yin Hua, for Damp rashes or acne.
|Rx. et Rz. Rhei||Da Huang||0.5-3g||Drains Heat, purges accumulations, drains Fire, transforms Dampness and promotes urination.|
- Clears Heat
- Relieves Toxicity
- Heat Toxin affecting the skin
- This formula should be used frequently.