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Ban Xia Hou Po Tang 半 夏 厚 朴 湯

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Source: Essentials from the Golden Cabinet (c. 220)

Indication: Plum-Pit Qi, Constrained Qi and Phlegm-Dampness

Symptoms: A feeling of something caught in the throat that can neither be swallowed nor ejected, a stifling sensation in the chest and hypochondria

Tongue: moist or greasy white coat; Pulse: wiry, slow or wiry, slippery