芎菊上清丸

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Chinese[edit]

chrysanthemum
 
on; up; on top; upon; first (of two parts); previous or last (week, etc.); upper; higher; above; previous; to climb; to go into; above; to go up
 
clear; distinct; complete; pure
pill
simp. and trad.
(芎菊上清丸)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

芎菊上清丸

  1. A brownish-yellow to brown pill used in traditional Chinese medicine to remove heat , to expel superficial evils, to dispel wind and relieve pain, in the treatment of wind-evil caused by aversion to wind, fever, headache, running nose, teeth-ache, and sore throat".

Xiongju Shangqing pills have the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Rhizoma Chuanxiong 川芎 20
Flos Chrysanthemi 菊花 240
Radix Scutellariae 黄芩 120
Fructus Gardeniae 栀子 30
Fructus Viticis (stir-baked) 蔓荆子 (炒) 30
Rhizoma Coptidis 黄连 20
Herba Menthae 薄荷 20

References[edit]

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