Huang Lian e Jiao Tang (Coptis and Ass Hide Gelatin Decoction)
Formula 5 of 9 in Formulas that Calm the Spirit
- Formulas that Nourish the Heart and Calm the Spirit
- Fire due to Yin Deficiency
Possible Tongue Appearance:
- Red tongue with dry yellow coat
Possible Pulse Patterns:
- Thin rapid pulse
Cautions, Contraindications, Herb Drug Interactions:
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- Decoction. 2 egg yolks (Ji Zi Huang) are mixed into the final strained decoction to assist in draining Fire from the Upper Jiao and generating Yin and Blood.
- E Jiao should also be dissolved in the final strained decoction.
Originally Appeared In:
- On Cold Damage (Shang Han Lun)
Combined Channels of all herbs in this formula:
- Large Intestine, Stomach, Heart, Liver, Lungs, Gall Bladder, Kidneys, Spleen
There are 4 Substances in this Chinese Medicne
Huang Lian (Qty: 6-8 grams)
HT, LI, LIV, ST
Huang Qin (Qty: 6 grams)
GB, LI, LU, ST
Radix Scutellariae Baicalensis
E Jiao (Qty: 9 grams)
KID, LIV, LU
Gelatinum Corii Asini
Bai Shao (Qty: 6 grams)
Bitter, Sour, Cool
Radix Albus Paeoniae Lactiflorae
Bai Shao Yao
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