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The Prescription of 小青龙加石膏汤


The book Jin Gui Yao Lue



Ma Huang and Gui Zhi: The principal drugs, inducing diaphoresis to relieve exterior syndrome, facilitating the flow of the lung-Qi to relieve asthma.

Gan Jiang and Xi Xin: Warming the lung to reduce watery phlegm, assisting Ma Huang and Gui Zhi in relieving exterior syndrome.

Wu Wei Zi: Astringing Qi.

Shao Yao: Nourishing blood.

Ban Xia: Lowering the adverse flow of Qi by means of removing phlegm and regulating the stomach.

Zhi Gan Cao: Supplementing Qi and regulating the stomach, tempering the actions of all the other ingredients.

Shi Gao: Removing heat and restlessness.

The Effect of 小青龙加石膏汤


Relieve exterior syndrome and resolve retained fluid, clear heat and relieve restlessness.


Decocted in water for oral dose to be taken twice.