Schizonepeta & Saposhnikovia Vanquish Toxins Powder PATTERN DISCRIMINATION External contraction of wind, cold, and dampness ACTIONS Resolves the exterior, dispels wind, and eliminates dampness, stops pain INDICATIONS Common cold, influenza, acute bronchitis, dysentery, early stages of boils, allergic dermatitis, urticaria, and eczema SIGNS & SYMPTOMS OF EXTERNAL CONTRACTION OF WIND, COLD AND DAMPNESS * Fever and chills without sweating * Pain and stiffness of the head and neck * Generalized body aches and pain * Thin, white tongue fur * A floating pulse FORMULA EXPLANATION Within this formula, Jing Jie, Fang Feng, Qiang Huo, Du Huo, and Sheng Jiang all resolve the exterior, dispel wind, and eliminate dampness. Jing Jie, Fang Feng, Qiang Huo, and Du Huo are all well known for treating body pain. Chai Hu also resolves the exterior. However, more importantly, it rectifies the qi and upbears the clear. Zhi Ke also rectifies the qi, but it downbears. Thus, when Chai Hu and Zhi Ke are used together, the qi mechanism is comprehensively disinhibited. Qian Hu diffuses the lungs. Jie Geng loosens the chest, transforms phlegm, and guides the other ingredients in this formula to the upper burner. Chuan Xiong moves the qi within the blood and specifically treats headache. Fu Ling and Sheng Jiang eliminate dampness Fu Ling by seeping dampness and Sheng Jiang by transforming it. Gan Cao harmonizes all the other medicinals in the formula.
Ingredients: Jing Jie (herba Schizonepetae) - 66.2 mg ; Fang Feng (Radix Saposhnikoviae) - 66.2 mg ; Chai Hu (Radix Bupleuri) - 66.2 mg ; Qian Hu (Radix Peucedani) - 66.2 mg ; Chuan Xiong (Rhizoma Chuanxiong) - 66.2 mg ; Qiang Huo (Radix Et Rhizoma Notopterygii) - 66.2 mg ; Du Huo (Radix Angelicae Pubescentis) - 66.2 mg ; Fu Ling (Poria) - 66.2 mg ; Jie Geng (Radix Platycodi) - 66.2 mg ; Zhi Qiao (Fructus Aurantii) - 66.2 mg ; Sheng Jiang (uncooked Rhizoma Zingiberis) - 66.2 mg ; Gan Cao (Radix Glycyrrhizae) - 21.8 mg