Names Of An Gong Niu Huang Wan

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An Gong Niu Huang Wan TCM Herbal Formula

  • English Name: Calm The Palace Pill With Cattle Gallstone
  • Pinyin Name: An Gong Niu Huang Wan
  • Alternate Names: Bos and Curcuma Formula
  • Chinese Character: 安宫牛黄丸
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There Are 17 Formulas In Our Clear Heat Category

How Is An Gong Niu Huang Wan Used Clinically?

An Gong Niu Huang Wan Usages and Indications

  • Resuscitates, clears heat, calms shen, and expels phelgm - coma arising from stroke, convulsions, loss of consciousness.

Cautions and Contraindications

  • Do not take this formula when pregnant.
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Clinical Formula Combinations and Modifications

  • Shui Niu Jiao (water buffalo horn) will be substituted for Xi Jiao (rhinocerous horn).

An Gong Niu Huang Wan Has 11Ingredients

Niu Huang

Cattle Gallstone


Appears in the Herbs That Open Orifices category

Usages

  • Clears the heart, opens the orifices, awakens the spirit, vaporizes phlegm - delirium or coma due to wind-heat or hot diseases with hot phlegm obstructing the pericardium.
  • Clears the liver, relieves toxicity, extinguishes wind, stops tremors - spasms, tremors, convulsions with high fever due to heat entering the liver.
  • Drains heat and relieves fire toxicity - red, painful, swollen, or ulcerated throat as well as for sores, carbuncles, boils, and a wide variety of hot swellings.

This formula has cautions, see details

Xi Jiao

Rhinoceros Horn


Appears in the Herbs That Cool The Blood category

Usages

  • Clears Heat, Relieves Fire Toxicity, Cools Blood, Arrests Tremors. Erythema, nosebleed, vomiting blood, delirium, convulsions, manic behavior, loss of consciousness.

This formula has cautions, see details

She Xiang

Navel Gland Secretions of Musk Deer


Appears in the Herbs That Open Orifices category

Usages

  • Opens the orifices, revives the spirit, unblocks closed disorders (a wide variety of problems that impair consciousness) - heat entering the pericardium, convulsions, delirium, stupor fainting, closed disorders, tetanic collapse, phlegm collapse, seizures.
  • Invigorates the blood, dissipates clumps, reduces swelling, alleviates pain - toxic sores, carbuncles, fixed masses, channel obstructions due to trauma.

This formula has cautions, see details

Huang Lian


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Coptis Rhizome


Appears in the Herbs That Clear Heat and Dry Dampness category

Usages

  • Drains fire, relieves toxicity - high fever, irritability, disorientation, delirium, painful, red eyes, red tongue, sore throat, boils, carbuncles, abscesses.
  • Clears heat, drains dampness - for damp-heat in the stomach or intestine, diarrhea or dysenteric disorder, vomiting and/or acid regurgitation due to stomach heat.
  • Clears heart fire - irritability, insomnia.
  • Clears heat and stops bleeding - nosebleed, blood in the urine, stool, vomiting due to hot blood.
  • Topically for red, painful eyes and ulcerations of the tongue and mouth.

Huang Qin


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Baical Skullcap Root, Scutellaria


Appears in the Herbs That Clear Heat and Dry Dampness category

Usages

  • Clears heat, drains fire, especially from the upper warmer - heat patterns with fever, irritability, thirst, cough, thick, yellow sputum, hot sores and swellings.
  • Clears heat, dries dampness - damp-heat in the stomach or intestines, diarrhea, dysentery; damp warm-febrile disease with fever, stifling sensation in the chest, thirst with no desire to drink; damp-heat in the lower jiao - lin syndrome; damp-heat jaundice.
  • Clears heat, stops bleeding - vomiting and/or coughing of blood, nosebleed, blood in the stool.
  • Clears heat, calms the fetus - restless fetus due to heat.
  • Sedates liver yang rising - headache, irritability, red eyes, bitter taste, flushed face.

Zhi Zi


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Cape Jasmine Fruit, Gardenia


Appears in the Herbs That Drain Fire category

Usages

  • Clears heat (Heart and Liver), eliminates irritability - heat patterns with fever, restlessness, insomnia, delirium, stifling sensation in the chest.
  • Drains damp heat - lin (urinary dysfunction) syndrome due to damp-heat in the lower warmer, damp-heat and constrained liver and gallbladder causing jaundice, damp-heat in the gall bladder and triple heater channels of the face - eyes, nose, sores in the mouth and face.
  • Cools the blood, stops bleeding - nosebleed, blood in vomit, stool, urine; (needs to partially charred).
  • Topically for blood stasis due to trauma, reduces swelling.

This formula has cautions, see details

Xiong Huang

Realgar


Appears in the Herbs For External Applications category

Usages

  • Relieves toxicity, kills parasites, stops itching, inflammation, abscess.
  • Topically - scabies, ringworm, dam rashes.
  • Kills parasites - accumulation symptoms with roundworms.
  • Dries dampness, expels phlegm - wheezing, seizures, malarial conditions.

This formula has cautions, see details

Bing Pian


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Borneol


Appears in the Herbs That Open Orifices category

Usages

  • Aromatically opens orifices, revives the spirit - fainting, convulsion.
  • Clears heat, alleviates pain, dissipates nodules, alleviates itching - topically for pain, swelling of the throat, skin disease, eye disease (photophobia, excessive tearing), regenerates flesh.

Yu Jin


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Tumeric Tuber


Appears in the Herbs That Invigorate Blood category

Usages

  • Invigorate blood, break up stasis - used topically and internally for traumatic pain, and to speed healing process of chronic sores.
  • Promotes movement of Qi - liver qi stagnation, menstrual pain, chest, flank pain.
  • Clears heat, cools blood - hot phlegm obstructs heart orifices with symptoms like anxiety, agitation, seizures.
  • Benefits gallbladder - jaundice.

This formula has cautions, see details

Zhu Sha

Cinnabar


Appears in the Herbs That Anchor, Settle and Calm The Spirit category

Usages

  • Sedates the heart, calms the spirit - restlessness, palpitations, anxiety, insomnia, convulsion.
  • Clears heat, relieves toxicity - carbuncles, sore throat.

This formula has cautions, see details

Zhen Zhu

Pearl


Appears in the Herbs That Anchor, Settle and Calm The Spirit category

Usages

  • Sedates the heart - tremor, palpitations, seizures, childhood convulsions.
  • Clears the liver - blurred vision.
  • Promotes healing, generates flesh - ulcers of the gums or throat.

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