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Qing Ying Tang (clear the nutritive-level decoction)清營湯 (清营汤)


Formula Type Formulas that Clear Heat
Diagnosis Heat entering the nutritive level
Action Clears the nutritive levelRelieves fire toxin Drains heatNourishes the Yin
Indication High fever that worsens at night, severe irritability and restlessness, scarlet, dry tongue, thin and rapid pulse.
Remarks Depending on the level of penetration, some patients may be thirsty, delirious or exhibit faint and indistinct erythema and purpura.

Shui Niu Jiao (90 g)

Xuan Shen (Organic) (9 g)

Sheng Di Huang (tested) (15 g)

Mai Men Dong (tested) (9 g)

Lian Qiao (tested) (6 g)

Huang Lian (4.5 g)

Dan Zhu Ye (tested) (3 g)

Dan Shen (6 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.