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Zhizi Dahuang Tang

The Prescription of Zhizi Dahuang Tang


The book Jin Kui Yao Lue



Zhi Zi: Being bitter in flavor and cold in nature, purging pathogenic heat.

Dou Chi: Relieving restlessness and assisting Zhi Zi in removing heat.

Da Huang: Removing accumulated heat from the intestines, clearing away heat and toxic material.

Zhi Shi: Promoting the flow of qi, disintegrating masses and relieving fullness.

The Effect of Zhizi Dahuang Tang


Clear heart and relieve restlessness, relieve fullness and purge heat.


Decoct in water for oral dose to be taken 3 times a day.