五味沙棘散

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Chinese[edit]

five; 5 taste
 
granule; hoarse; raspy; sand; powder; tsar
thorns
 
adjourn; scatter; leisurely; loosen; powdered medicine; to scatter; to come loose
simp. and trad.
(五味沙棘散)

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Noun[edit]

五味沙棘散

  1. A dark brown powder used in traditional Mongolian medicine "to remove heat, to promote expectoration, and to relieve cough and asthma, in the treatment of heat in the lungs with chronic cough, dyspnea, profuse sputum, a feeling of stuffiness and pain in the chest and costal regions, and chronic bronchitis".

Wuwei Shaji powder has the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Fructi Hippophae 沙棘 180
Radix Aucklandiae 木香 150
Fructus Vitis Viniferae 白葡萄干 120
Radix Glycyrrhizae 甘草 90
Fructus Gardeniae 栀子 60

References[edit]

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