Modification to wéi jīng tāng

Wei Jing Tang
(Reed Decoction)

''Modification:'' For lingering heat and persistent cough with copious sputum during recuperation from a febrile disease - refer to:
Author: Dan Bensky and Randall Barolet
, p92

    Herb Common Name   Qty.  
蘆根 Lu Gen reed rhizome 30 grams
薏苡仁 Yi Yi Ren coix seeds, Job's tears 30 grams
冬瓜仁 Dong Gua Ren Winter melon or wax gourd seed 24 grams
桃仁 Tao Ren peach kernel, persica 9 grams
added 瓜蔞皮 Gua Lou Pi trichosanthes peel
added 枇杷葉 Pi Pa Ye loquat leaf, eriobotrya
added 絲瓜絡 Si Gua Luo loofah, luffa, dried skeleton of vegetable sponge