The Prescription of Ditan Tang
The book Qi Xiao Liang Fang
- Nan Xing 2.5 g,
- Ban Xia 2.5 g,
- Zhi Shi 6 g,
- Fu Ling 6 g,
- Ju Hong 4.5 g,
- Shi Chang Pu 3 g,
- Ren Shen 3 g,
- Zhu Ru 2.1 g,
- Gan Cao 1.5 g.
Ren Shen, Fu Ling and Gan Cao: Tonifying the heart and spleen, purging fire.
Ju Hong, Nan Xing and Ban Xia: Relieving dryness and expelling phlegm.
Zhu Ru: Relieving dryness and depression.
Zhi Shi: Breaking qi and relieving stuffiness, resolving phlegm and relieving stagnation.
Shi Chang Pu: Inducing resuscitation and refreshing mind, calming heart and inducing tranquilization.
The Effect of Ditan Tang
Eliminate phlegm and induce resuscitation.
Apoplexy, stiff tongue, phlegm confusing heart.
Decoct in water with Sheng Jiang 15 g for oral dose to be taken after meal.