Herb Formulas Notebook


Bai He Ji Zi Huang Tang

(Lily Bulb and Egg Yolk Decoction)

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Source: Essentials from the Golden Cabinet (c. 220)
Author: Zhang Ji / Zhong-Jing



Category: Formulas that Clear Heat

Pattern: Damage to Spleen and Stomach Yin affecting the downward directing functions of the Lungs and Stomach

Key Symptoms: Irritability and restlessness, palpitations, a feeling as if one were about to die.

Pulse: Rapid



Ingredients
Bai He 15-30g
Ji Zi Huang 15-30g



Preparation: Decoction.

Actions: Strongly nourishes Yin and Jing, tonifies the middle Jiao and Heart, clears Heat, cools the Blood



Notes:
Originally for when symptoms related to appetite have been mistaken for Phlegm and the patient was improperly induced to vomit.


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