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clear; distinct; complete; pure
consume; news; subside; to disappear; to vanish
flame; inflammation; -itis pill
simp. and trad.




  1. A brown pill used in traditional Chinese medicine "to clear the lungs and resolve phlegm, to relieve cough and asthma in the treatment of stagnation of phlegm-heat in the lung, cough and asthma, painful distension over hypochondrium, yellow and thick sputum or upper respiratory tract infection, acute bronchitis, acute attack of chronic bronchitis and pulmonary infection.

Qingfei xiaoyan pills have the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S)
Herba Ephedrae 麻黄
Gypsum Fibrosum 石膏
Pheretima 地龙
Fructus Arctii 牛蒡子
Semen Lepidii seu Descurainiae 北葶苈子
Calculus Bovis 牛黄
Semen Armeniacae Amarum (stir-baked) 苦杏仁 (炒)
Cornu Saigae Tataricae 羚羊角


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