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Qiang Huo Sheng Shi Tang Notopterygium Decoction to Overcome Dampness 羌活勝濕湯 (羌活胜湿汤)


Formula Type Formulas that Expel Dampness
Diagnosis Painful obstruction with W-D predominant
Indication Heavy and painful head, a generalized sensation of heaviness, back pain or generalized pain, stiffness of the neck, difficulty in rotating or bending the trunk, mild fever, chillsT; White coatingP; Floating
Remarks For invasion of W-C_D into the muscle layer and channels

Qiang Huo (tested) (9 g)

Du Huo (tested) (9 g)

Gao Ben (tested) (4.5 g)

Fang Feng (4.5 g)

Chuan Xiong (tested) (4.5 g)

Man Jing Zi (3 g)

Gan Cao (Zhi) (4.5 g)


This information is a reference tool for Chinese herbal studies. It is not intended to replace professional medical advice. Please consult a primary health professional if you require health advisory.