Pin Ying Name: Bai Hu Tang
English Name: White Tiger Decoction
Chinese Name: 白虎湯
|Pharmaceutical Latin||Pin Yin||Actions|
|Gypsum Fibrosum||Shi Gao||
Clears Heat, drains Fire.
With Zhi Mu, clears Heat from the Lungs and Stomach to alleviate irritability, moisten Dryness, and enrich Yin.
|Hb. Dendrobii||Shi Hu||
May substitute for Shi Gao.
|Rz. Anemarrhenae||Zhi Mu||
Clears Heat from the Qi Stage, Lung and Stomach, nourishes Yin, moistens Dryness and generates fluids.
|Fried Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Zhi Gan Cao||
Tonifies the Spleen and augments Qi and Moderates and harmonizes the properties of other herbs.
With Geng Mi, benefits the Stomach, protects fluids and prevents the extremely cold properties of the other herbs from injuring the Middle Jiao.
|Rx. Glycyrrhizae||Gao Cao||
May substitute for Zhi Gan Cao for its ability to generate fluids and quench thirst.
|Fr. Oryzae||Geng Mi||
Tonifies Yang, tonifies Qi , stops restlessness, generates fluids and stops thirst.