Cloves and Kaki Calyx Decoction
The Prescription of 丁香柿蒂汤
The book Zheng Yin Mai Zhi
- Ding Xiang (Flos Caryophylli) 6 g,
- Sheng Jiang (Rhizoma Zingiberis Recens) 6 g,
- Shi Di (Calyx Kaki) 9 g,
- Ren Shen (Radix Ginseng) 3 g.
Ding Xiang: Warming the stomach, dispelling pathogenic cold, checking the upward adverse flow of Qi, and arresting hiccup.
Shi Di: Checking the upward adverse flow of Qi, arresting hiccup.
Ren Shen: Invigorating Qi, strengthening the body resistance.
Sheng Jiang: Warming the stomach, checking the upward adverse flow of Qi.
The Effect of 丁香柿蒂汤
Warming the stomach, invigorating Qi, checking the upward adverse flow of Qi, arresting hiccup.
Syndrome due to deficiency-cold of the stomach-Qi, marked by incessant hiccup, fullness in the chest, and slow pulse; including such diseases with the above symptoms as phrenospasm and nervous hiccup.
Decocted in water for oral dose to be taken twice.