Cough and asthma from the liver severance drug prescriptions Laws of
|School||Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine|
|Course||Traditional Medical Formulae|
|Keywords||From the liver Kechuan The severance drug Prescription Law of Herbalism On gas Xiaoyaosan Liver Meridian Yiguanjian Xiao Chai Hu Tang|
Cough and asthma are treated according to the condition of the lung, which are the common remedies of ancient and modern syndrome differentiation, and attention to tonifying the spleen and kidney is needed if being delayed. The pathological change of liver in TCM in cough ,asthma etc. and the treatment based on these change havn’t become the academic mainstream cognition up to the present. The research have showed that ,cough and asthma diseases are treated according to the liver, has been an academic thinking and treatment advocated by partial doctors . Modern and contemporary times, the theory, principle, prescription and drugs determined by the condition of the liver has been consummated day after day , systemic academic thought is vividly portrayed. Research have proved,cough and asthma are differentiated by the condition of the liver, there are the syndromes of liver-Qi attacking lung, hepatic fire attacking lung, stagnation of liver-Qi and blood deficiency, stagnation of Qi and blood stasis, blood stasis, insufficiency of the liver-blood, Kidney-Yin and Liver-Yin deficiency, Cold in Liver and so on. The drugs in commonly used are Bupleurum, Rhizoma Cypen, Fructus Aurantir, Fructus Foeniculi, Fructus Meliae Toosendan, Lignum Aquilariae Resinatum, Radix Linderae, Radix Curcumae, Radix Paeoniae Rubra, Radix Angelicae Sinensis, Rhizoma Chuanxiong, Semen Persicae, Flos Carthami, Radix Achyranthis Bidentatae, Lignum Sappan, Corte Moutan, Rehmannia Dride Rhizome, Radix Paeoniae, Fructus Gardeniae, Fructus Corni, Fructus Lycii, Frutus Evodiae, Cortex Cinnammomi, Haematitum, Ramulus Uncariae, Bombyx Batryticatus, Scorpio, Pheretima, Radix Gentianae, Rhizoma Alismatis etc. more than 30 kinds . The prescriptions commonly used include Treating Cold Limbs Powder, Rambling Powder, Minor Bupleurum Decoction, Bupleurum Powder for Sooting the liver, Danqing Liquid, Gentiana Decoction for Purging the Liver, Clearing the Liver Decoction, Yi guan Decoction, Warming the Liver Decoction, Four Milled-Herb Decoction etc. and these prescriptions are usually modified in practice. The drugs with a tropism to the liver meridian to treat cough and asthma , not only have the support of correlative records in some herbal medicine Classics, and but also the basis of clinic experiences from doctors of both ancient and present times. At the same time, the respiratary pharmacological research on the drugs with a tropism to the liver meridian also affords a proof of modern science. So, we advice, on the basis of deep demonstration, should be added the content of treatment for cough and asthma differentinted in syndrome by the condition of the liver.