清咽丸

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin qīngyàn wán
Zhuyin ㄑㄧㄥ ㄧㄢˋ ㄨㄢˊ
IPA (key) /t͡ɕʰiŋ⁵⁵ i̯ɛn⁵¹ u̯a̠n³⁵/

NounEdit

清咽丸 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin qīngyàn wán)

  1. A blackish-brown pill used in traditional Chinese medicine "to remove heat, releasing discomfort in the pharynx in the treatment of dysphonia and hoarseness of the throat".

Qingyan pills have the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Radix Platycodonis 桔梗 100
Gypsum Rubrum seu Calcitum 寒水石 100
Herba Menthae 薄荷 100
Fructus Chebulae 诃子 100
Radix Glycyrrhizae 甘草 100
Fructus Mume 乌梅 100
Indigo Naturalis 青黛 20
Borax (calcined) 硼砂 (煅) 20
Borneolum Syntheticum 冰片 20

ReferencesEdit

  • State Pharmacopoeia Commission of the PRC (2005). "Pharmacopoeia of The People’s Republic of China (Volume I)". Chemical Industry Press. ISBN 7117069821.
Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 06:17