The Prescription of Guizhi Mahuang Geban Tang
The book Shang Han Lun
- Gui Zhi 5 g,
- Shao Yao 3 g,
- Sheng Jiang 3 g,
- Zhi Gan Cao 3 g,
- Zhi Ma Huang 3 g,
- Da Zao 4 dates,
- 24 Xing Ren.
Gui Zhi: Expelling pathogenic factors from the muscles and skin by means of diaphoresis, warming the channels to dispel pathogenic cold.
Zhi Gan Cao: Invigorating the spleen and stomach, tempering the actions of all the other ingredients.
Shao Yao: Tonifying blood and replenishing Yin.
Sheng Jiang: Dispersing wind-cold.
Ma Huang: Relieving superficies syndrome by means of diaphoresis, facilitating the flow of the lung-Qi to stop asthma.
Da Zao: Invigorating the spleen-Qi, relieving the liver depression, treating deficiency of the heart.
The Effect of Guizhi Mahuang Geban Tang
Relieve exterior syndrome by means of diaphoresis, dispel wind, promote the flow of qi and relieve asthma.
Decoct in water for oral dose to be taken three times a day.