1. Disperse and Release the Exterior Cold
Presentation: External contraction of a cold pathogen; simultaneous fever and chills without sweating
Ingredients for 1 bulk herb vacuum sealed bag:
|Jing Jie (Schizonepetae Herba)||6g|
|Qiang Huo (Notopterygii Rhizoma seu Radix)||4.8g|
|Zi Su Ye (Perillae Folium)||9g|
|Gui Zhi (Cinnamomi Ramulus)||4.8g|
|Dan Dou Chi (Sojae Semen preparatum)||9g|
|Jie Geng (Platycodi Radix)||4.8g|
|Sheng Jiang (Zingiberis Rhizoma recens) **||4 slices|
** Sheng Jiang needs to be added by the patient or practitioner. One slice is usually the size of the quarter and is ~ 3 grams.
Notes: This is the formula for Qin Bo-Wei's treatment method #1 for Cold (p. 164 in Qin Bo-Wei's 56's Treatment Methods, Writing Precise Prescriptions.) The above formula has been slightly modified to suit modern clinical practice in the United States. Please send us an email if you have any questions about this.