黛蛤散

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin dàigé sǎn
Zhuyin ㄉㄞˋ ㄍㄜˊ ㄙㄢˇ
IPA (key) /taɪ̯⁵¹ kɤ³⁵ sa̠n²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

NounEdit

黛蛤散 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin dàigé sǎn)

  1. A greyish-blue powder used in traditional Chinese medicine to "cool the liver and lung, keep the adverse qi downwards, ease the mind when there is heat of liver and lung, dizziness, tinnitus, cough, epistaxis, haemoptysis, lung abscess, obstruction of pharynx and diaphragm, thirst, and dysphoria".

Daige powder contain the following ingredients:

Name Chinese (S) Grams
Indigo Naturalis 青黛 30
Concha Meretricis seu Cyclinae 海蛤壳 300

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 10:06