Fang Feng Tong Sheng San 防風通聖散
Siler and Platycodon Formula (exterior-interior releasing formula)
Effects: releasing the exterior and freeing the interior ; dispersing wind and clearing heat.
Indications: all wind-heat congestion; dual excess of the exterior and interior; internal damage and external contraction of all evils; triple energizer excess heat; all inflammation in five sense organs; stuffiness and oppression in the chest and diaphragm; cough, vomiting, panting and fullness; thick and sticky snivel and spittle; constipation; reddish difficult urination; swelling and toxin of sore and ulcer; intestinal wind and anus fistula, etc.
Clinical Reference: This formula is often used in treating obesity; atherosclerosis; hypertension; cerebral hemorrhage; fat heart; prevention of stroke; cardiac asthma; habitual constipation; chronic nephritis; diabetes mellitus; head sore; baldness; tinea in head and face; psoriasis; erysipelas; chronic sinusitis; strawberry nose; pyorrhea; panting; weak foot; hernia; urticaria; eye diseases; ear diseases; hemorrhoid; alcohol poisoning. For anus fistula, couple with Cimicifuga Combination( Yi Zi Tang); For swelling and toxin of sore and ulcer, couple with Platycodon & Chih-shih Formula( Pai Nong San) ; For erysipelas, macula and urticaria, couple with Cimicifuga & Pueraria Combination (Sheng Ma Ge Gen Tang)