Last modified on 3 June 2014, at 16:50




(At least one of the forms in the hanzi box is uncreated. Detected: "洋參保肺丸".)




  1. A blackish-brown honeyed pill used in traditional Chinese medicine "to nourish yin and lungs, to relieve cough and asthma in the treatment of yin deficiency and heat in the lungs, cough, asthma, distension of chest, dryness of mouth and throat, and somnipathy".

Yangshen Baofei pills have the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Pericarpium Papaveris 罂粟壳 120
Fructus Schisandrae Chinensis seu Fructus Schisandrae Sphenantherae (stir-baked with vinegar) 五味子 (醋炒) 30
Bulbus Fritillariae Cirrhosae 川贝母 60
Pericarpium Citri Reticulatae 陈皮 60
Fructus Amomi 砂仁 30
Fructus Aurantii Immaturus 枳实 60
Herba Ephedrae 麻黄 30
Semen Armeniacae Amarum 苦杏仁 60
Gypsum Fibrosum 石膏 30
Radix Glycyrrhizae 甘草 60
Radix Scrophulariae 玄参 60
Pulvis Radicis Panacis Quinquefolii 西洋参粉 45


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