Dan Nan Xing Jack in the Pulpit Rhizome and Bile - Chinese Herbal Medicine

Dan Nan Xing Names

  • English Name: Jack in the Pulpit Rhizome and Bile
  • Pinyin Name: Dan Nan Xing

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Dan Nan Xing Cautions

Dan Nan Xing Clinical Usages and Indications

  • Transforms phlegm heat, extinguishes wind, stops convulsions - muscle spasms/cramps, infantile convulsions, seizure disorders, facial paralysis, stroke (CVA) from wind and phlegm obstruction.
  • Zhi (or Tian) Nan Xing is prepared with fresh ginger and Dan Nan Xing is prepared with cow bile.

Dan Nan Xing Dosage and Prep Notes

  • Dosage: 2-5g

Dan Nan Xing Appears In 4 Formulas

Hui Chun Wan

  • Recovery Special Pill
  • Most often used for childhood convulsions (possibly with wheezing, nausea, nighttime crying, vomiting, diarrhea, excessive mucus/saliva) or other conditions that involve fever, impaired or loss of consciousness, irritability, restlessness such as seizure disorders, meningitis, measles, and gastroenteritis among others.

  • Open the Orifices
  • Clear Heat and Open The Orifices

Qing Qi Hua Tan Wan

  • Clear the Qi and Transform Phlegm Pill
    • Cough with thick yellow or green phlegm, difficulty breathing, wheezing, and possible fullness of the chest due to damp heat accumulation in the lungs.
  • Treat Phlegm
  • Clear Heat and Transform Phlegm

Xiao Huo Luo Wan

Zhong Feng Hui Chun Wan

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