十二味翼首散

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Chinese[edit]

ten; 10 two; 2 taste wing
 
head; chief; first (occasion); first (thing); measure word for poems
 
adjourn; scatter; leisurely; loosen; powdered medicine; to scatter; to come loose
simp. and trad.
(十二味翼首散)

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Noun[edit]

十二味翼首散

  1. A greyish-brown powder used in traditional Tibetan medicine "to remove toxic heat in the treatment of influenza, dysentery, and febrile diseases".

Shi' erwei Yishou powder has the following ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Herba Pterocephali 翼首草 100
Herba Aconiti 川乌 75
Herba Hypecoi 细果角茴香 75
Concretio Silicea Bambusae 竹黄 75
Flos Carthami 红花 60
Lignum Santali Abi 檀香 50
Benzoinum 安息香 25
Herba Oxytropidis 莪大夏 50
Folium Aconiti Szechenyiani 雪上一只蒿 40
Extractum Faeces Trogopterori 五灵脂浸膏 50
Calculus Bovis 牛黄 0.5
Moschus 麝香 0.5

References[edit]

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