Herb Formulas Notebook

Sang Bai Pi Jiu

(Mulberry Bark Wine)

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Source: Chinese Medicinal Wines and Elixirs (2008)
Author: Various

Category: Formulas that Clear Heat

Pattern: Heat in the Lungs

Key Symptoms: Cough and wheezing

Sang Bai Pi 200g
Bai Jiu 1.3L

Bai Jiu (white alcohol) traditionally means rice wine but can be substituted with any other high strength spirit.

Preparation: Cut the herbs into pieces and place in a large jar with 1.3L of alcohol for seven days. Take 20ml three times per day.

Actions: Stabilises wheezing

Contraindications: Damp-Heat conditions, pregnancy and long term in the young and middle aged use due to the harmful effects on continuous alcohol consumption.

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