Qi and Flavor
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Huang Lian Jie Du Tang 黃 蓮 解 毒 湯

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Source: Arcane Essentials fromthe Imperial Library (752)

Indication: Excess Heat and Fire-Toxin in all three jiaos

Symptoms: High fever, irritability, dry mouth and throat, incoherent speech, insomnia, dark urine

Tongue: red, yellow coat; Pulse: rapid, full

This formula employs cold and bitter herbs exclusively to drain fire, thereby removing toxins.