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Xiao Qinglong Jia Shigao Tang

The Prescription of Xiao Qinglong Jia Shigao Tang


The book Jin Gui Yao Lue



Ma Huang and Gui Zhi: The principal drugs, inducing diaphoresis to relieve exterior syndrome, facilitating the flow of the lung-Qi to relieve asthma.

Gan Jiang and Xi Xin: Warming the lung to reduce watery phlegm, assisting Ma Huang and Gui Zhi in relieving exterior syndrome.

Wu Wei Zi: Astringing Qi.

Shao Yao: Nourishing blood.

Ban Xia: Lowering the adverse flow of Qi by means of removing phlegm and regulating the stomach.

Zhi Gan Cao: Supplementing Qi and regulating the stomach, tempering the actions of all the other ingredients.

Shi Gao: Removing heat and restlessness.

The Effect of Xiao Qinglong Jia Shigao Tang


Relieve exterior syndrome and resolve retained fluid, clear heat and relieve restlessness.


Decocted in water for oral dose to be taken twice.