English: Forsythia and Lonicera Formula
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Pharmaceutical Latin
Pin Yin
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 Blood Heat.
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 pain.
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 clears 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 pain.
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 itching.
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
  • Dermatitis of the face, neck and genital area
  • Skin lesions in children
  • Eczema of the head
  • This formula should be used frequently.