Herb Formulas Notebook

Sang Xing Tang

(Mulberry Leaf and Apricot Kernal Decoction)

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Source: Systematic Differentiation of Warm Pathogen Diseases (1798)
Author: Wu Tang / Ju-Tong

Category: Formulas that Treat Dryness

Pattern: Warm-Dryness in the Exterior

Key Symptoms: Dry, hacking cough or cough with scanty, sticky sputum, moderate fever, headache, thirst

Tongue: Red with thin, dry, white coating
Pulse: Floating and rapid (especially in the right distal position)

Sang Ye 3g
Zhi Zi 3g
Dan Dou Chi 3g
Xing Ren 4.5g
Zhe Bei Mu 3g
Sha Shen 6g
Li Pi 3g

Preparation: Decoction.

Actions: Clears Heat and disperses Warm-Dryness

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