|Chinese Formula ||Actions ||Indications ||Symptoms related to postoperative constipation |
|Da Cheng Qi Tang
Major Order the Qi Decoction; Great Conducting Qi Decoction; Major Rhubarb Decoction
|Harshly purges accumulation due to Heat.
||Yang brightness organ-stage disorders which is characterized by Heat accumulating in the Interior and taking form. ||Abdomen is solid to palpation;
Fullness of the abdomen due to accumulation;
Pain of the abdomen which is worse upon pressure;
Dysentery (early stage);
Profuse sweating of hands and feet;
Red tongue, dry-yellow or dry-maroon coating;
Full-Rapid-Overflowing pulse (Shi Shu Hong).
|Ma Zi Ren Wan
Hemp Seed Pill; Apricot Seed and Linum Pill
|Moistens the Intestines;
||Constipation due to Heat-induced Dryness in the Stomach and Intestines.
Chronic constipation (hard stools, difficult defecation). ||Hemorrhoid;
Tongue with dry-yellow coating;
Floating-Choppy pulse (Fu Se); Deep-Rapid pulse (Chen Shu).