|Chinese Formula ||Actions ||Indications ||Symptoms related to alternating fever and chills |
|He Ren Yin
Polygonum Multiflorum Root and Ginseng Decoction
|Tonifies Qi and Blood;
Treats malaria (Deficiency conditions).
||Chronic malaria affecting the Qi and Blood. ||Slightest amount of exertion will lead to alternating fever and chills;
Large-Faint-Empty pulse (Da Wei Xu).
|Xiang Fu Xuan Fu Hua Tang
Cyperus and Inula Decoction
|Strengthens the Spleen;
Soothes the channels.
||Dampness leading to congested fluids which stagnate in the Liver. ||Alternating fever and chills;
Evening fever (no chills);
Pain of the hypochondrium;
Swollen tongue, thick coating;
Wiry pulse (Xian).
|Ren Shen Yang Wei Tang
Ginseng Decoction for Nourishing the Stomach
Tonifies Stomach and Spleen;
Harmonizes the Middle Burner.
||1) Digestive disorders due to Spleen, Intestines, and Stomach weakness, which is caused by Cold.
2) Water or food retention in the Stomach, with mild fever and reduced appetite (elderly people).
3) Roundworms with alternating fever and chills (young children). ||Digestive disorders due to new environmental conditions;
Alternating fever and chills;
Spasms of the limbs.