Modification to shào fū zhú yū tāng

Shao Fu Zhu Yu Tang
(Drive Out Blood Stasis in the Lower Abdomen Decoction)

''Modification:'' For cirrhosis of the liver with edema (clinically successful in treatment) - refer to:
Author: Dan Bensky and Randall Barolet
, p316

    Herb Common Name   Qty.  
蒲黃 Pu Huang cattail pollen, bulrush, typha pollen 9 grams
川芎 Chuan Xiong Sichuan lovage root, cnidium, chuanxiong root 3 grams
延胡索 Yan Hu Suo corydalis rhizome 3 grams
赤芍 Chi Shao red peony root 6 grams
没藥 Mo Yao myrrh 3 grams
五靈脂 Wu Ling Zhi flying squirrel feces, pteropus 6 grams
乾薑 Gan Jiang dried ginger rhizome 0.06 grams
小茴香 Xiao Hui Xiang fennel fruit 1.5 grams
當歸 Dang Gui tangkuei, Chinese angelica root 9 grams
added 生地黃 Sheng Di Huang Chinese foxglove root, rehmannia (fresh),Rehmannia root
added 香附 Xiang Fu cyperus, nut-grass rhizome
added 烏藥 Wu Yao lindera root
added 桃仁 Tao Ren peach kernel, persica
added 紅花 Hong Hua safflower flower, carthamus
added 絲瓜絡 Si Gua Luo loofah, luffa, dried skeleton of vegetable sponge