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Source date: 1682 AD
Number of ingredients: 10 herbs
Key actions: Clears Heat and Fire from the Liver and Gallbladder. Clears and drains Damp-Heat from the Lower Burner.
Because it is a formula often recommended to treat the pattern 'Heat Excess in the Liver or Gallbladder' of which herpes zoster is a symptom.
Source date: 1773 AD
Number of ingredients: 12 herbs
Key actions: Dispels Wind. Clears toxic-Heat. Disperses Stagnation.
Jing Jie Lian Qiao Tang has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of herpes zoster
Source date: Craft of Medicines and Patterns for Children
Number of ingredients: 4 herbs
Key actions: Releases the muscle layer . Vents rashes.
Sheng Ma Ge Gen Tang has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of herpes zoster
Source date: 1119 AD
Number of ingredients: 9 herbs
Key actions: Clears the Liver and drains Fire .
Xie Qing Wan has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of herpes zoster
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