Minor Bupleurum Decoction Pills
Xiao Chai Hu Tang Wan by Lanzhou Foguang Foci mediates the Shao-Yang channel, expels pathogenic factors from the exterior to reduce fever, regulates the function of the Stomach to lower the adverse flow of Qi. It is used to treat febrile diseases for a person with syndromes of the Shao-Yang channel which runs between the exterior and interior of the body, while the pathogenic factors are neither superficial nor deeply-entrenched.
Western Symptomatology: Infection of biliary tract, gallstones, gallbladder infection, hepatitis, pleuritis, chronic gastritis, indigestion, intercostal neuralgia, neurosis, breast disease, underarm lymph node edema, and AIDS.
Contraindications: Excess above and deficiency below.Either ascendant Yang or Liver-Fire.Empty-Heat.Yin deficiency.
Suggested Use: 8 pills 3 times daily.
Symptomatology: Alternating chills and fever, distention in the chest or rib area, bitter mouth, dry throat, retching, dizziness, severe loss of appetite.
Benefits: Harmonizes the two meridians of Shaoyang -- the Triple Warmer and Gallbladder.
Patterns: Syndromes of the Shao-Yang channel
Tongue: Tongue with thin-white coating
Pulse: Wiry pulse (Xian)
Ingredients: Chinese Bupleurum Root, Baikal Skullcap Root, Codonopsis Root, Prepared Pinellia Rhizome, Chinese Licorice Root and Rhizome, Ginger Rhizome, Jujube Fruit. Inactive ingredients: starch.