Cyperus and Perilla Leaf Powder
Release Exterior Cold
Regulate qi and release the exterior.
Tai Ping Hui Min He Ji Ju Fang (1078-85)
For exterior wind-cold invasion with interior qi stagnation. Symptoms include fever and chills with no sweat, headache, glomus and stifling sensation in the epigastrium and chest, low appetite and eructation. Tongue coat is thin, white, pulse is floating.
Dosage note: The original instructions called for the ingredients to be ground to powder, mixed together and taken as a draft in 3-6g doses. For decoction, use the dosages in parentheses.