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Qing Shu Yi Qi Tang (Clear Summerheat and Augment the Qi Decoction)

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  • Formulas that Clear Heat from the Qi Level

Possible Pulse Patterns:

  • Deficient rapid pulse

Cautions, Contraindications, Herb Drug Interactions:

  • This section is being researched, and is not completed.

Preparation Notes:

  • Decoction.

Originally Appeared In:

  • Warp and Woof of Warm Febrile Diseases (Wen Re Jing Wei)

Combined Channels of all herbs in this formula:

  • Lungs, Heart, Kidneys, Stomach, Bladder, Spleen, Liver, Small Intestine, Large Intestine

Substances in this Formula (10 Total):

Xi Yang Shen (Radix Panacis Qinquifolii)
Xi Yang Shen (American Ginseng Root) 西洋参
Qty: 4.5-6 grams
Chan: HT, KI, LU
Prop: Sweet, Slightly Bitter, Cold
Latin: Radix Panacis Qinquifolii
Cat: Herbs that Tonify Yin
Xi Gua (Fructus Citrulli Vulgaris)
Xi Gua (Watermelon Fruit) 西瓜
Qty: 24-30 grams (Shi Gua Pi)
Chan: BL, HT, ST
Prop: Sweet, Cold
Latin: Fructus Citrulli Vulgaris
Cat: Herbs that Clear and Relieve Summerheat
Lian Geng (Nelumbinis Caulis)
Lian Geng (Lotus Stem)
Qty: 12-15 grams
Chan: HT, LIV, SP
Prop: Bitter, Slightly Sweet, Neutral
Latin: Nelumbinis Caulis
Cat: Herbs that Clear and Relieve Summerheat
Shi Hu (Herba Dendrobii)
Shi Hu (Dendrobium Stem) 石斛
Qty: 12-15 grams
Chan: KI, ST
Prop: Sweet, Slightly Salty, Bland, Cold
Latin: Herba Dendrobii
Cat: Herbs that Tonify Yin
Mai Men Dong (Tuber Ophiopogonis Japonici)
Mai Men Dong (Ophiopogon Tuber) 麦门冬
Qty: 6-9 grams
Chan: SP, ST, HT (LU)
Prop: Sweet, Slightly Bitter, Slightly Cold
Latin: Tuber Ophiopogonis Japonici
Cat: Herbs that Tonify Yin
Dan Zhu Ye (Herba Lophatheri Gracilis)
Dan Zhu Ye (Lophatherum Stem and Leaves) 淡竹叶
Qty: 4.5-6 grams
Chan: HT, SI, ST
Prop: Sweet, Bland, Cold
Latin: Herba Lophatheri Gracilis
Cat: Herbs that Drain Fire
Zhi Mu (Rhizoma Anemarrhenae Aspheloidis)
Zhi Mu (Anemarrhena Rhizome) 知母
Qty: 4.5-6 grams
Chan: LU, ST, KI
Prop: Bitter, Cold
Latin: Rhizoma Anemarrhenae Aspheloidis
Cat: Herbs that Drain Fire
Huang Lian (Rhizoma Coptidis)
Huang Lian (Coptis Rhizome) 黄连
Qty: 2-3 grams
Chan: HT, LI, LIV, ST
Prop: Bitter, Cold
Latin: Rhizoma Coptidis
Cat: Herbs that Clear Heat and Dry Dampness
Gan Cao (Radix Glycyrrhizae)
Gan Cao (Licorice Root) 甘草
Qty: 2-3 grams
Chan: All 12 (Primarily the LU, HT, SP, ST)
Prop: Sweet, Neutral
Latin: Radix Glycyrrhizae
Cat: Herbs that Tonify Qi
Geng Mi (Oryzae Semen)
Geng Mi (Rice)
Qty: 12-15 grams
Chan: SP, ST
Prop: Sweet, Cool
Latin: Oryzae Semen
Cat: Herbs that Tonify Qi

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