羊胆丸

MandarinEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin yángdǎn wán
Zhuyin ㄧㄤˊ ㄉㄢˇ ㄨㄢˊ
IPA (key) /i̯ɑŋ³⁵ ta̠n²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ u̯a̠n³⁵/

NounEdit

羊胆丸 (simplified, Pinyin yángdǎn wán, traditional 羊膽丸)

  1. A greyish-yellow pill used in traditional Chinese medicine "to relieve cough, resolve phlegm and arrest bleeding in the treatment of cough with blood-stained sputum due to phlegm-fire or whooping cough".

Yangdan pills have the following ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Fellis Ovisis Siccum 羊胆 53
Radix Stemonae 百部 150
Rhizoma Bletillae 白芨 200
Bulbus Fritillariae Thunbergii 浙贝母 100
Radix Glycyrrhizae 甘草 60

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 10 April 2014, at 00:08