Theory

Bu Fei Er Jiao Wan Tonify the Lungs Formula with Gelatin - TCM Herbal Formula


Bu Fei Er Jiao Wan Names

  • English Name: Tonify the Lungs Formula with Gelatin
  • Pinyin Name: Bu Fei Er Jiao Wan
  • Alternate Names: Bu Fei E JIao Tang, Bu Fei E Jiao San, Gelatin and Morus Bark Combination, Decoction of Colla Corii Asini for Invigorating the Lungs, Ginseng and Aristolochia Combination



Bu Fei Er Jiao Wan Clinical Usages and Indications

  • Lung yin deficiency with strong heat signs and/or bleeding - chronic dry cough, wheezing, pneumonia, bronchitis, asthma, tuberculosis, COPD.
  • Stops bleeding when it arises from lung yin deficiency - mild bloody sputum with dry cough.

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Bu Fei Er Jiao Wan Cautions

    Contraindication Notes:

    • Avoid in patients with wind-cold (i.e. "common cold").
    • Avoid when there are profuse amounts of blood in the sputum.
    • Avoid, or use with caution, in patients with stomach and/or spleen deficiencies, particularly with phlegm accumulation.



Bu Fei Er Jiao Wan Has 6 Ingredients

E Jiao

  • Donkey-Hide Glue, Gelatin
    • Tonify blood - dizziness, sallow complexion, palpitations.
    • Stops bleeding - any type.
    • Nourish and moisten yin - irritability and insomnia after febrile disease, dry lung coughs due to yin deficiency or consumption.
  • Herbs That Tonify Blood

Niu Bang Zi

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  • Great Burdock Fruit, Arctium
    • Expels wind-heat (acrid), benefits throat - fever, cough, sore, red, swollen throat.
    • Clears heat (bitter, cold), relieves toxicity, vents rashes - red swellings, carbuncles, mumps, acute febrile rashes, early stages of measles with incomplete expression.
    • Moistens intestines (rich plant oil - slippery) - constipation due to wind-heat (cold nature of the herb).
  • Herbs That Release The Exterior Wind Heat
  • Cautions
    • Avoid in qi deficiency, diarrhea, lack of excess heat.
    • Avoid when open sores and/or carbuncles are present.

Ma Dou Ling

  • Birthwort Fruit
    • Clears the lungs, transforms phlegm - cough, wheezing due to either lung heat or lung deficiency accompanied by heat signs, as long as there is phlegm clogging the lungs.
    • Hypertension, bleeding hemorrhoids.
  • Herbs That Relieve Coughing and Wheezing
  • Cautions
    • Contains Aristolochic Acid.

Xing Ren

Nuo Dao Gen Xu

Zhi Gan Cao

  • Honey Fried Licorice Root
    • This preparation increases the qi tonifying aspects of the heart and spleen along with its general harmonizing function within formulas. ┬áSee Gan Cao for complete information.
  • Herbs That Tonify Qi



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