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Ban Xia Xie Xin Tang 半 夏 瀉 心 湯

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Source: Discussion of Cold Damage (c. 220)

Indication: Clumping together of hot and cold - excess Stomach fluid accumulation clumps with heat from constraint.

Symptoms: Epigastric focal distention, fullness, tighntness with slight to no pain. Nausea or vomiting, borborygmus with diarrhea. Loss of appetite.

Tongue: thin, yellow, greasy - maybe red tip; Pulse: wiry rapid