Relieving excess heat in the lung since 1838 A.D.
TCM Therapeutic Actions: Nurtures yin; clears Lung heat; detoxifies the Lung.
TCM Indications: Any throat discomfort or Lung yin deficiency, dry and sore throats with fever, dry cough with blood-tinged sputum due to deficiency of Lung yin.
Modern Indications: Chronic bronchitis, acute pharyngitis, and acute tonsillitis.
Comments: This formula is the earliest and most famous TCM recipe for effectively treating diphtheria without antibiotics. It is still in use today.