Herb Formulas Notebook

Jin Shui Liu Jun Jian

Six Gentlemen of Metal and Water Decoction

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Source: Collected Treatises of Jing-Yue (1624)
Author: Zhang Jie-Bin / Jing-Yue

Category: Formulas that Dispel Phlegm

Pattern: Lung and Kidney Yin deficiency with rising Phlegm

Key Symptoms: Wheezing with copious white sputum that is difficult to expectorate, nausea

Tongue: Peeled

Zhi Ban Xia 6g
Chen Pi 4.5g
Fu Ling 6g
Zhi Gan Cao 3g
Dang Gui 6g
Shu Di Huang 9-15g
Sheng Jiang 3-7sl

Preparation: Decoction.

Actions: Enriches and Nourishes Lung and Kidney Yin, dispels Dampness, transforms Phlegm

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