六一散

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

六一散

  1. A pale yellowish-white powder used in traditional Chinese medicine "to remove summer-damp in the treatment of lassitude, thirst, diarrhea and oliguria with dark urine after exposure to summer-heat". It is also used as heat-rash powder externally.

Liuyi powder has the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Pulvis Talci 滑石粉 600
Radix Glycyrrhizae 甘草 100

References[edit]

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