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Bai He Gu Jin Tang (Lily bulb decoction to preserve the metal) 百合固金湯


Formula Type Formulas that Tonify
Diagnosis Lung and kidney yin deficiency with heat from deficiency
Action Nourishes the yin, moistens the Lungs, transforms phlegm, and stops coughing.
Indication sputum, wheezing, a dry and sore throat, hot palms and soles, night sweats.Tongue: red with little coatingPulse: thin, rapid
Remarks dryness of the Lungs; this formula focuses on nourishing the yin

Bai He (Organic) (18 g)

Sheng Di Huang (tested) (18 g)

Shu Di Huang (tested) (18 g)

Mai Men Dong (tested) (9 g)

Xuan Shen (Organic) (5 g)

Bei Mu (Chuan) (9 g)

Jie Geng (Organic) (5 g)

Dang Gui (tested) (18 g)

Bai Shao (tested) (6 g)

Gan Cao (tested) (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.