Properties This formula is the earliest and most famous TCM recipe for effectively treating diphtheria without antibiotics. It is still in use today.
Chinese Symptomology dry and sore throats with fever, dry cough with blood-tinged sputum due to deficiency of Lung yin.
Western Symptomology Chronic bronchitis, acute pharyngitis, and acute tonsillitis.
Actions Nurtures yin; clears Lung heat; detoxifies the Lung.
Pattern Lung yin deficiency
Chinese name Yang Yin Qing Fei Pian
English name rehmannia and Scrophularia Combination
Dosage: one and a half teaspoons each time,2-3 times daily with warm water