桂附地黄丸

MandarinEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin guìfù dìhuáng wán
Zhuyin ㄍㄨㄟˋ ㄈㄨˋ ㄉㄧˋ ㄏㄨㄤˊ ㄨㄢˊ
IPA (key) /ku̯eɪ̯⁵¹⁻⁵³ fu⁵¹⁻⁵³ ti⁵¹ xu̯ɑŋ³⁵ u̯a̠n³⁵/

NounEdit

桂附地黄丸 (simplified, Pinyin guìfù dìhuáng wán, traditional 桂附地黃丸)

  1. A blackish-brown pill used in traditional Chinese medicine "to reinforce yang of the kidney, in the treatment of deficiency of yang of the kidney marked by a cold sensation in the loins and knees, edema of the limbs, oliguria, polyuria, retention of fluid with cough, dyspnea or diabetes". The binding agent is honey.

Guifu Dihuang pills have the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Cortex Cinnamomi 桂皮 20
Radix Aconiti Lateralis Preparata 附子 20
Radix Rehmanniae Preparata 熟地黄 160
Fructus Corni (processed) 山茱萸 (制) 80
Cortex Moutan 牡丹皮 60
Rhizoma Dioscoreae 山药 80
Poria 茯苓 60
Rhizoma Alismatis 泽泻 60


ReferencesEdit

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