良附丸

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin liángfù wán
Zhuyin ㄌㄧㄤˊ ㄈㄨˋ ㄨㄢˊ
IPA (key) /li̯ɑŋ³⁵ fu⁵¹ u̯a̠n³⁵/

NounEdit

良附丸 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin liángfù wán)

  1. A brownish-yellow pill used in traditional Chinese medicine "to warm the stomach and regulate the flow or remove qi in the treatment of cold in the stomach combined with stagnation of qi marked by epigastric pain, acid regurgitation, feeling of fulless and distension in the chest and abdomen".

Liangfu pills have the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Rhizoma Alpiniae Officinarum 高良姜 500
Rhizoma Cyperi (processed with vinegar) 香附 (醋制) 500

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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