The Prescription of Houpo Sanwu Tang
The book Jin Kui Yao Lue
Hou Po: The principal drug, promoting the flow of Qi to subdue distention, drying dampness and removing fullness.
Da Huang: Removing accumulated heat from the intestines, clearing away heat and toxic material.
Zhi Zi: Being bitter in flavor and cold in nature, purging pathogenic heat.
The Effect of Houpo Sanwu Tang
Promote the flow of qi to subdue distension, remove fullness and relax the bowels.
Qi stagnation, constipation, accumulation of sthenia-heat, abdominal distension.
Decoct in water for oral dose to be taken twice.