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da cheng qi tang  大承氣湯   (in English and Chinese 中英文)

Name of Formula: da cheng qi tang (Source: shang Han Lun)

Application: dry mouth, thirst, desire to drink water, delirium, senseless speeches; fullness and firmness in abdomen due to serious constipation.


da huang 16 g, hou po 3 g, zhi shi  8 g, mang xiao 6 g.

Make into decoction. Use as tea.

Note: This is one of the ten famous herbal formulas



大黃 16 g (後下煮6 分鐘,不可久煎). 厚 樸  3 g,枳 實 8 g,芒硝 6 g.



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