Herbal Formula Database
The herbal formula "ding chuan wan" , 定喘汤, which in english is "calm wheezing pills", is categorized within the "treat phlegm" functional grouping and within the "clear heat and transform phlegm" sub-category.
You may also see this formula referenced by: Ping Chuan Wan, Ding Chuan Tang, Ma Huang and Ginkgo Combination, Clear Mountain Air Teapills, Arrest Wheezing Pills, Ma Huang and Ginkgo Combination for Stabilizing Dyspnea, Asthma Relieving Decoction.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
Ding Chuan Wan has some precautions to be considered (see our precautions list).
Our shop contains ding chuan wan from the following manufacturers:
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. Ding Chuan 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. Ding Chuan Wan is a candidate for consideration when needing to influence lung dampness - phlegm heat and/or lung wind invasion - wind cold.
All formulas in the primary category of "treat phlegm" are listed below.
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