The Prescription of 麻黃杏仁薏苡甘草湯
The book Jin Gui Yao Lue
Ma Huang: The principal drug, being pungent and bitter in flavor and warm in nature, relieving superficies syndrome by means of diaphoresis, facilitating the flow of the lung-Qi to stop asthma.
Yi Yi Ren: Removing dampness and subduing swelling.
The Effect of 麻黃杏仁薏苡甘草湯
Relieve exterior syndrome by means of diaphoresis, dispel wind and eliminate dampness.
Heat syndrome due to dampness pathogen, exterior syndrome due to wind-damp, afternoon fever.
Decocted in water for oral dose to be taken twice.