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Bu Fei E Jiao Tang

(Ass-Hide Gelatin Decoction to Tonify the Lung)

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Source: Craft of Medicinal Treatment for Childhood Disease Patterns (1119)
Author: Qian Yi

Category: Formulas that Tonify Yin

Pattern: Lung Yin deficiency with vigorous Heat

Key Symptoms: Cough and wheezing with dry parched throat, scanty or blood streaked sputum

Tongue: Red body with little coating
Pulse: Floating, thin and rapid


Ingredients
E Jiao 9g
Ma Dou Ling 6g
Chao Xing Ren 6g
Chao Niu Bang Zi 3g
Chao Nuo Mi 6g
Zhi Gan Cao 3g

Subsitutions:
In UK E Jiao must be substituted for Gou Qi Zi and Han Lian Cao.



Preparation: Decoction.

Actions: Nourishes the Yin, Tonifies the Lungs, controls coughing, stops bleeding

Contraindications: Lung deficiency without Heat, Cold in the Exterior, or internal Phlegm


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