The Prescription of 白虎加苍术汤
The book Lei Zheng Huo Ren Shu
Shi Gao: The principal drug, being pungent and sweet in flavor and very cold in nature, purging heat in the lung and stomach, eliminating vexation.
Zhi Mu: Purging heat in the lung and stomach, being moisture in nature to moisten dryness.
Cang Zhu: Drying dampness and invigorating spleen, dispelling wind-dampness.
The Effect of 白虎加苍术汤
Clear heat and eliminate dampness.
Joint pain, rheumatic arthritis, excessive sweat, red tongue, whitish and greasy coating on the tongue, choking sensation in chest.
Decocted in water for oral dose to be taken twice.