Herbal Formula Database
The herbal formula "an gong niu huang wan" , 安宫牛黄丸, which in english is "calm the palace pill with cattle gallstone", is categorized within the "clear heat" functional grouping and within the "clear heat and open the orifices" sub-category.
You may also see this formula referenced by: Bos and Curcuma Formula.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
An Gong Niu Huang Wan has some precautions to be considered (see our precautions list).
For many reasons such as availability, ecological choices, and/or price, each manufacturer or herbalist may well adjust the exact composition of a specific formula. An Gong Niu Huang Wan is generally comprised of the following herbs:
A single formula, alone, may not be sufficient to fully address a particular TCM diagnostic pattern. Formulas may be used alone, in combinations, and/or in stages. An Gong Niu Huang Wan is a candidate for consideration when needing to influence liver wind, liver yang rising and/or phlegm stagnation.
All formulas in the primary category of "clear heat" are listed below.
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