降糖丸

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin jiàngtáng wán
Zhuyin ㄐㄧㄤˋ ㄊㄤˊ ㄨㄢˊ
IPA (key) /t͡ɕi̯ɑŋ⁵¹ tʰɑŋ³⁵ u̯a̠n³⁵/

NounEdit

降糖丸 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin jiàngtáng wán)

  1. A black lustrous pill used in traditional Chinese medicine "to nourish qi and yin, to promote the production of body fluids and quench thirst, in the treatment of diabetes".

Jiangtang pills have the following herbal ingredients:

Name Chinese (S)
Radix Ginseng Rubra 红参
Radix Astragali 黄芪
Rhizoma Polygonati 黄精
Poria 茯苓
Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae 白术
Radix Puerariae 葛根
Fructus Schisandrae Chinensis seu Fructus Schisandrae Sphenantherae 五味子
Rhizoma Coptidis 黄连
Radix et Rhizoma Rhei 大黄
Radix Glycyrrhizae 甘草

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 07:04