Huang Lian e Jiao Tang (Coptis and Ass Hide Gelatin Decoction)
Formula 4 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
6-8 grams of Huang Lian (Coptis Rhizome)
6 grams of Huang Qin (Baical Skullcap Root)
9 grams of E Jiao (Ass Hide Glue, Donkey Hide Gelatin)
6 grams of Bai Shao (White Peony Root)
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