You may also see this formula referenced by: Er Chen Tang, Er Chen Wan, Two Cured Decoction, Two Aged Ingredients Pills, Citrus and Pinellia Combination.
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
Er Chen Wan has some precautions to be considered (see our precautions list).
Our shop contains er chen wan from the following manufacturer:
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. Er Chen Wan is generally comprised of the following herbs:
Dries dampness, transforms cold-phlegm, descends rebellious qi - cough with copious sputum especially due to dampness of spleen. Harmonizes stomach, stops vomiting due to lingering phlegm-dampness i…
Promotes urination, drains dampness, transforms phlegm - urinary difficulty, diarrhea, edema, headache, dizziness, greasy tongue coat. Strengthens the spleen, harmonizes the middle jiao - diarrhea, …
The red part of the tangerine peel (chen pi) - it is more drying and aromatic.
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. Er Chen Wan is a candidate for consideration when needing to influence lung dampness - phlegm cold, spleen invasion - cold damp and/or stomach dampness.
Er Chen Wan may potentially be used, in coordination with a well tailored overall approach, to influence the following conditions: asthma, breast cancer, bronchitis, common cold, cough, digestive issues, dizziness (vertigo), emphysema, fibroids, goiter, hangover, meniere's disease, nausea, ovarian cancer, sinus infection, thyroiditis and/or vomiting
Our clinical staff have made the following notes, regarding er chen wan.
All formulas in the primary category of "treat phlegm" are listed below.
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