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Source date: 627 AD
Number of ingredients: 4 herbs
Key actions: Clears heat from the Lungs. Transforms Phlegm. Drives out Blood-Stagnation. Discharges pus.
Because it is a formula often recommended to treat the pattern 'Wind-Heat entering the Lungs' of which dry and scaly skin is a symptom.
Because it is a key herb in Wei Jing Tang, a herbal formula indicated to treat the pattern '' (a pattern with dry and scaly skin as a symptom)
Common Reed Rhizomes is a Cold herb that tastes Sweet. It targets the Lung and the Stomach.
Its main actions are: Clears Heat and promotes the generation of Fluids. Dispels Lung Heat. Dispels Stomach Heat. Promotes urination and clears Heat in the urinary tract. Calm the minds and stop vomiting.