|Chinese Formula ||Actions ||Indications ||Symptoms related to breathing difficulty that requires tremendous drive |
|Tong Guan San
Open the Gate Powder
|Opens the orifices;
Unblocks the jaw;
||Comatose collapse associated with a pattern of either excess (closed) or Deficiency (abandoned).
Sudden constraint and a "closing" of the functional activities of Qi known as "foulness-stroke" (Zhong E). ||Breathing difficulty that requires tremendous drive;
Loss of consciousness;
|Xie Bai San (2/3)
Drain the White Powder
||Lung-Heat with Qi Deficiency. ||Asthma;
Breathing difficulty that requires tremendous drive;
Dry cough (cough with scanty phlegm);
Red tongue, little coating or none;
Weak-Fine-Rapid pulse (Ruo Xi Shu).