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Xiang Ru San (Mosla Powder) Xiang Ru San (Mosla Powder) 香薷散


Formula Type Formulas that Dispel Summerheat
Diagnosis Exterior cold with interior dampness contracted in the summer
Action Release exteriorScatter coldTransform dampnessHarmonize MJ
Indication Chills with skin that is warm to the touchNo sweatSensation of heaviness in the head, headache, abdominal pain, vomiting, diarrhea, stifling sensation in the chest
Remarks Also for any presentation of exterior cold and interior dampness, regardless ofseason, especially when accompanied by vomiting and diarrhea.

Xiang Ru (12 g)

Bian Dou (Chao) (9 g)

Hou Po (Jiang) (9 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.