龙胆泻肝丸

MandarinEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin lóngdǎn xiègān wán
Zhuyin ㄌㄨㄥˊ ㄉㄢˇ ㄒㄧㄝˋ ㄍㄢ ㄨㄢˊ
IPA (key) /lʊŋ³⁵ ta̠n²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ɕi̯ɛ⁵¹ ka̠n⁵⁵ u̯a̠n³⁵/

NounEdit

龙胆泻肝丸 (simplified, Pinyin lóngdǎn xiègān wán, traditional 龍膽瀉肝丸)

  1. A dark yellow pill used in traditional Chinese medicine "to remove damp-heat from the liver and the gall bladder, marked by dizziness, congested eyes, tinnitus, impairment of hearing, swelling and pain in the ear, pain in the hypochondriac regions, bitterness in the mouth, difficult painful micturition of dark urine, or morbid leukorrhea due to damp-heat".
Name Chinese (S) Grams
Radix Gentianae 龙胆草 120
Radix Bupleuri 柴胡 120
Radix Scutellariae 黄芩 60
Fructus Gardeniae (stir-baked) 栀子 (炒) 60
Rhizoma Alismatis 泽泻 120
Caulis Aristolochiae Manshuriensis 关木通 60
Semen Plantaginis (stir-baked with salt) 车前子 (盐炙) 60
Radix Angelicae Sinensis (stir-baked with wine) 当归 (酒炒) 60
Radix Rehmanniae 生地黄 120
Radix Glycyrrhizae Preparata 炙甘草 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 10:13