Last modified on 15 August 2014, at 20:21




(At least one of the forms in the hanzi box is uncreated. Detected: "蘇合香丸".)




  1. A vermilion pill used in traditional Chinese medicine "to promote the restoration of consciousness as an aromatic stimulant, and to promote the flow of qi and relieve pain, in the treatment of apoplexy and heat stroke with loss of consciousness, and precordial and epigastric pain due to stagnation of qi".

Suhexiang pills have the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Styrax 苏合香 50
Benzoinum 安息香 100
Borneolum Syntheticum 冰片 50
Pulvis Cornus Bubali Concentratus 水牛角浓缩粉 200
Moschus 麝香 75
Lignum Santali Albi 檀香 100
Lignum Aquilariae Resinatum 沉香 100
Flos Caryophylli 丁香 100
Rhizoma Cyperi 香附 100
Radix Aucklandiae 木香 100
Olibanum (processed) 乳香 (制) 100
Fructus Piperis Longi 筚茇 100
Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae 白术 100
Fructus Chebulae (cored) 诃子 (去核) 100
Cinnabaris 硃砂 100


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