Open the Orifices - TCM Formula Functional Grouping

Open the Orifices - General Concepts:

The orifices in Chinese Medicine refers to the senses of smell, taste, vision, etc. Generally closed orifices indicate a loss of consciousness such as from a seizure or stroke. The formulas within this category are generally for acute conditions and should not be used over a long period of time.

Open the Orifices Subcategories:

There is (1) TCM formula grouped as Open the Orifices:

TCM FormulaSub CategoryClinical Functions


Clear Heat and Open The Orifices

Hui Chun WanClear Heat and Open The Orifices

    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.

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