The Prescription of 乌头汤
The book Jin Gui Yao Lue
Chuan Wu: Dispelling wind-damp, warming meridians to alleviate pain.
Ma Huang: Being pungent and bitter in flavor and warm in nature, facilitating the flow of the lung-Qi to relieve asthma.
Huang Qi: Invigorating Qi and tonifying the spleen and stomach.
Shao Yao: Replenishing Yin-blood.
The Effect of 乌头汤
Invigorate qi, warm the meridians and disperse cold, eliminate dampness and relieve arthralgia.
Arthralgia syndrome due to cold-damp.
Decoct in water for oral dose to be taken.