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E Jiao Ji Zi Huang Tang (Ass-Hide Gelatin and Egg Yolk Decoction) 阿膠雞子黃湯


Formula Type Formulas that Expel Wind
Diagnosis Blood and Yin deficiency leading to stirring of internal wind
Action Enriches the Yin, nourishes blood, softens the Liver, extinguishes wind
Indication Rigid extremities, muscle spasms and twitches in the extremities, dry mouth, parched lips. T: deep-red, scanty coat; P: thin, rapid
Remarks Also used for Yin and blood deficiency and hyperactive Liver Yang patterns with symptoms such as dizziness, tinnitus, dry mouth and dry lips

E Jiao (untested) (6 g)

Sheng Di Huang (12 g)

Bai Shao (9 g)

Gan Cao (Zhi) (untested) (2 g)

Shi Jue Ming (15 g)

Fu Shen (Bao Mu) (untested) (12 g)

Luo Shi Teng (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.