California License Exams, Pacific College Comps
Minor Bupleurum Decoction
Harmonize Lesser Yang - Stage Disorders
Harmonize and release lesser yang disorders.
Shang Han Lun (Eastern Han - approximately 200 AD)
For lesser yang stage disorders, where the pathogenic factor alternates or is trapped between the exterior and interior. Symptoms include alternating chills and fever, dry throat, dizziness, bitter or sour taste in the mouth, irritability, fullness in the hypochondria and chest, difficult breathing, heartburn, nausea and vomiting with low appetite. Tongue coat is thin and white, pulse is wiry.
This formula has a wide range of application and can be modified to treat many disorders.