Warm & Tonify the Yang
Nourishes the Yin, Clears Heat, Disseminates Lung Qi, and Resolves Dampness.
Formulary of the Pharmacy Service for Serving the People in the Taiping Era (1107)
For residual heat in the yang brightness warp that arises in the course of a cold damage disorder and damages the yang fluids. The residual heat,often accompanied by dampness, is reflected in the swollen gums with or without pus, mouth ulcers, bad breath, sore throat, and a dry red tongue with yellow, greasy coating.