Descends and Disperses Lung Qi, Stops Cough, Expels Phlegm, Promotes the Discharge of Pus, Benefits the Throat, Directs Herbs to the Chest and Throat.
Phlegm heat, Lung heat, wind-heat or wind-cold presenting with cough with copious clear, white or yellow phlegm, hoarseness, sore throat, plum pit Qi sensation in the throat, wheezing, labored breathing. Also an important adjunctive formula for lung or throat abscess due to toxic-heat, presenting with fever, chest pain, cough with yellow fishy smelling, sticky sputum or pus. Tongue: white greasy coat Pulse: slippery.
upper respiratory tract infection, tonsillitis, laryngitis, pharyngitis, bronchitis, pneumonia, asthma, emphysema, pulmonary abscess.
8 pills, 3 x day.
Administer half an hour before or one hour after eating. In severe cases or in the initial phases of treatment, dosage may be increased to 8-12 pills 3 times per day, then reduced to a maintenance dose as the treatment takes effect. May be used medium to long-term for several weeks to several months.
root. - Jie geng.
Cautions & Contraindications:
Contraindicated for patients with true hemoptysis. Use with caution for chronic cough due to Yin deficiency. Use with caution in patients with nausea, as the rising nature of Jie geng/platycodon may cause Stomach Qi to rise.
These statements have not been evaluated by the food and drug administration.
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 02 November, 2010.