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Clearing Heat

 

The medicine can clear away interior heat, which we call it heat-clearing drug. The prescription mostly consist of heat-clearing drug, which we call it heat-clearing prescriptions.

Heat-clearing drug and prescriptions has cold in property. It holds effect on clearing heat-fire and cooling blood to remove apthogentic heat. It is used for various interior heat syndromes, such as hyperpyrexia due to calenture, heat dysentery and sore toxin due to carbuncle swelling.

Heat of heat syndrome has difference in qifen, yingfen, xuefen, asthenic fever and sthenic fever. Thus, heat clearing therapy are classified into clearing heat-fire, clearing heat and cooling blood, clearing heat and removing toxicity and heat-clearing and damp-drying drugs.

This kind of drugs mostly has cold in property, which is easy to harm spleen and stomach. People with deficiency of spleen and stomach should take with drugs of invigorating the stomach. Calenture is easy to harm body fluid. Heat-clearing and damp-drying drug also is easy to harm body fluid due to dry in property. People with yin deficiency should take with Yin tonifying herbs to eliminate evil and strengthen the body resistance.

People with deficiency of spleen and stomach, anorexia and diarrhea due to intestinal smooth should take it carefully.

Cool medicinal powder

Material:  20 grams of rheum officinale (come from sichuan), mirabilite and licorice, 10 grams of cape jasmine fruit, peppermint leaf(remove stalk) and scutellaria, 40 grams of forsythia suspensa vahl

Indications:  heat of the upper and middle energizer, thirst due to dysphoria, vertigo due to facial fever, dry lips and throat, laryngeal vescile due to glossoncus, epistaxis and bloodshot eyes, chin and cheek induration, aphtha of the mouth and tongue, sticky tears and saliva, ailment of doss, delirium, constipation, hot urination, infantile convulsion, red tongue with yellowish fur and pulse slip number.

Zuo Jin pill

Material:  180 grams of Coptis chinensis, 30 grams of medicinal evodia fruit

Indications: syndrome of liver fire invading the stomach. lateral thorax pain, gastric upset and acid regurgitation, vomiting, red tongue with yellowish fur and pulse slip number.( This is discription commonly used in gastritis, esophagitis, gastric ulcer is the liver fire attacking stomach. )

Clearing stomach

Material:   Rehmannia 6 grams, angelica 6 grams, 9 grams of cotex moutan, Coptis 6 grams, 9 grams of cimicifuga.

Indications: gastropyretic toothache. Toothache traction headache, cheeks hot, the tooth like cold evil heat, bleeding or teeth propaganda, or gingival swelling, ulceration, lips, tongue and cheek swelling, hot breath odor, dry mouth, red tongue, yellow, slippery pulse number. (This prescription commonly used for people with stomatitis, periodontitis and trigeminal neuralgia.)

Snow Pear and Bulbus Fritillariae Cirrhosae Stew Rock Sugar

It has the function of clearing heat and releasing hardening and nodules, eliminating sputum and stopping cough. Suitable for cure cough and throat lead by heat and has excellent efficiency if you continuous eat two or three days.

Materials:

(1) two-three person: 2 snow pears, 5g Bulbus Fritillariae Cirrhosae and appropriate amount rock sugar

(2) one person: 1 snow pears, 3g Bulbus Fritillariae Cirrhosae and appropriate amount rock sugar

Steps:

(1)Clean up the snow pear and not peel it.

(2)Cut the top and core.

(3)Use a spoon to scoop out the core, but do not dig through the bottom.

(4)Clean up Bulbus Fritillariae Cirrhosae.

(5)Sop up water with paper towels, so that can easier stir in the blender and not sticky.

(6)Divide the powder of Bulbus Fritillariae Cirrhosae into two portions and put them into the two pear.

(7)Put rock sugar into the pear. Notice: do not add water into the pear.

(8)Put the pear into the bowl and add some water into the bowl, then put the top that just cut on the pear. Put into the cauldron and stew in water.

(9)Stew with medium heat for an hour. You can stew for a long time if you like soft pear.