八正合剂

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(At least one of the forms in the hanzi box is uncreated. Detected: "八正合劑".)

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Noun[edit]

八正合剂

  1. A dark brownish liquid used in traditional Chinese medicine to "remove heat and promote diuresis, to treat stranguria, as indicated by symptoms such as downward flow of damp-heat, scanty dark urine, dysuria with difficult and painful urination, thirst, dry throat and mouth".

Bazheng Heji is traditionally made from the following materia medica:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Herba Dianthi 瞿麦 118
Semen Plantaginis (stir-baked) 车前子 (炒) 118
Herba Polygoni Avicularis 萹蓄 118
Radix et Rhizoma Rhei 大黄 118
Talcum 滑石 118
Caulis Clematidis Armandii 木通 118
Fructus Gardeniae 栀子 118
Radix Glycyrrhizae 甘草 118
Medulla Junci 灯心草 59

References[edit]

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