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Tao He Cheng Qi Tang 桃 核 承 氣 湯

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Source: Discussion of Cold Damage (c. 220)

Indication: Blood Buildup (xu xue) in Lower Jiao due to Blood Stasis and Heat

Symptoms: Acute lower abdominal pain, smooth urination, night fevers, delirious speech, irritability, restlessness and thirst. If severe, may have manic behavior. Women usually present with dysmenorrhea or amenorrhea.

Tongue: purple, yellow coat; Pulse: deep, full, choppy