|Chinese Formula ||Actions ||Indications ||Symptoms related to acne |
|Chuan Shan Jia Qu Shi Qing Du Wan
Armadillo Counter Poison
Clears Heat and Damp-Heat;
Disperses Dampness and Wind-Damp.
||Damp-Heat and toxins affecting the skin. ||Acne;
Pruriginous, moist rash;
|San She Jie Yang Wan
Anti-itching Three-Snake Pill
|Eliminates Heat, Damp and Wind;
Tonifies Qi and Blood;
Moves Qi and Blood.
||Damp-Heat rash. ||Acne;
Tongue with white or yellow coating (may be greasy);
Slippery-Rapid pulse (Hua Shu).
|Fang Feng Tong Sheng San
Ledebouriella Powder that Sagely Unblocks; Siler and Platycodon Powder
|Releases the Exterior;
Eliminates internal and external Heat;
Unblocks the Intestines.
||Wind-Heat and Full-Heat in both the Exterior and Interior. ||Acne;
Exterior Heat, interior Heat;
Fullness of the abdomen;
Fullness of the epigastrium;
Nasal congestion and infection;
Swelling of the throat;
Hypertension (Full-Heat type);
Red tongue, greasy-yellow coating;
Floating-Slippery-Rapid-Wiry pulse (Fu Hua Shu Xian); Floating-Slippery-Rapid-Overflowing pulse (Fu Hua Shu Hong).