二妙丸

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin èrmiào wán
Zhuyin ㄦˋ ㄇㄧㄠˋ ㄨㄢˊ
IPA (key) /ˀɤɻ⁵¹⁻⁵³ mi̯ɑʊ̯⁵¹ u̯a̠n³⁵/

Noun[edit]

二妙丸 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin èrmiào wán)

  1. A yellowish-brown pill used in traditional Chinese medicine to "remove damp-heat, when there is damp-heat in the lower part of the body marked by redness, swelling, hotness and pain in the legs and knees, erysipelas of the lower extremities, morbid leukorrhea, or wetness and itching of the scrotum".

Ermiao Wan has the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Rhizoma Atractylodis (stir-baked) 苍术 (炒) 500
Cortex Phellodendri (stir-baked) 黄柏 (炒) 500

References[edit]

  • State Pharmacopoeia Commission of the PRC (2005). "Pharmacopoeia of The People's Republic of China (Volume I)". Chemical Industry Press. ISBN 7117069821.