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Source date: 1573 AD
Number of ingredients: 10 herbs
Key actions: Nourishes Lung and Kidney Yin. Lubricates the Lung and clears phlegm.
Because it is a formula often recommended to treat the pattern 'Lung and Kidney Yin Deficiency with Empty Fire' of which silicosis is a symptom.
Source date: Yuan dynasty
Number of ingredients: 9 herbs
Key actions: Secures the Lungs. Stops coughing. Augments Qi . Nourishes Yin.
Jiu Xian San has sometimes been used by TCM professionals to alleviate the symptoms of silicosis
Coughing with blood-streaked sputum Wheezing Dry throat Hot palms and soles Night sweats