Mulberry and Apricot Decoction / shang xing tang/ 桑杏湯

Mulberry and Apricot Decoction
(shang xing tang 桑杏湯)

Source: Treatise on Differentiation and Treatment of Epidemic Febrile Diseases《溫病條辨》

sang yu mulberry leaf Folium Mori 桑葉
ku xing ren bitter apricot kernel Semen Armeniacae Amarum 苦杏仁
nan sha shen upright ladybell root Radix Adenophorae Strictae 南沙參
zhe bei thunberg fritillary bulb Bulbus Fritillariae Thunbergii 浙貝
dan dou chi fermented soybean Semen Sojae Preparatum 淡豆豉
zhi zi pi gardenia fruit peel Exocarpium Gardeniae 梔子皮
li pi dried pear Exocarpium Pyrus 梨皮

Indications: Dryness syndrome due to external origin, that present with headache, a slight feverish sensation, dry cough, dryness of the nose and mouth, thirst, a red tongue with a thin white and dry coating, the pulse is floating and rapid.

適應症:外感溫燥証,表現頭痛,身熱不甚,乾咳無痰,咽乾口渴,鼻燥。舌紅,苔薄白而燥,脈浮數。