|Chinese Formula ||Actions ||Indications ||Symptoms related to cough with painful flanks and chest pain |
|Shi Zao Tang
|Purges congested fluids.
||Suspended, congested fluids clogging up the chest and hypochondriac regions. ||Ascites (cirrhosis of liver);
Cough with painful flanks and chest pain;
Fullness of the epigastrium (severe cases);
Oedema that is more severe below the waist;
Systemic lupus erythematosus;
Chest pain that radiates to the back;
Tongue with a white-slippery coating;
Deep-Wiry pulse (Chen Xian).
|Sang Dan Xie Bai Tang
Mulberry Leaf and Moutan Decoction to Drain the White
|Clears Fire from the Liver;
Drains the Lungs;
Protects the Lungs.
||Liver-Fire scorching the Lungs. ||Cough with painful flanks and chest pain;
Difficulty in rotating or bending the trunk;
Hemoptysis (severe cases);
Rather dry, red tongue;
Rapid-Wiry pulse (Shu Xian).