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Modified Decoction of Fragrant Solomonseal

  1. Jiajian Weirui Tang
  2. 加減葳蕤湯

The Prescription of 加减葳蕤汤


The book Chong Ding Tong Su Shang Han Lun



Wei Rui The principal drug, being sweet in flavor and slightly cold in nature, nourishing Yin, moistening the lung, aiding in the production of body fluids.

Cong Bai, Dou Chi, Bo He and Jie Geng: Relieving exterior syndrome, facilitating the flow of the lung Qi, relieving cough, benefiting the throat.

Bai Wei: Removing heat from blood to relieve restlessness and thrist.

Gan Cao and Da Zao: Being sweet in flavor, helping to moisten and nourish the spleen.

The Effect of 加减葳蕤汤


Nourishing Yin to clear away heat, inducing diaphoresis to relieve exterior syndrome.


Syndrome due to the effect of exopathogens with the deficiency of Yin, marked by headache, fever with little or no sweat, slightly aversion to wind-cold, cough, restlessness, thirst, dry throat, reddened tongue and rapid pulse; including such diseases with the above symptoms as common cold, sicca syndrome, etc.


Decocted in water for oral dose to be taken twice.