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Tao He Cheng Qi Tang (Peach Pit Decoction to Order the Qi) 桃核承氣湯 (桃核承气汤)

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Formula Type Formulas that Regulate the Blood
Diagnosis Blood buildup in the lower burner caused by the accumulation of blood stasis and heat
Action Drains heat and breaks up blood stasis
Indication Acute lower abdominal pain, smooth urination, night fevers, delirious speech, irritability, restlessness, and thirst, dysmenorrhea or amenorrhea in womenP: submerged, full, or choppy
Remarks In severe cases, there may be manic behavior. Focuses on draining heat and breaking up blood stasis.
Ingredients

Tao Ren (15 g)

Da Huang (12 g)

Mang Xiao (6 g)

Gan Cao (Zhi) (untested) (6 g)



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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.