Traditional Chinese Medicine/Orifice-Opening Prescriptions

Orifice-opening prescriptions have been classified as follows:

Cold Orifice-Opening PrescriptionsEdit

  1. An Gong Niu Huang Wan (Calm the Palace Pill with Cattle Gallstone)
    1. Niu Huang Qing Xin Wan (Cattle Gallstone Pill to Clear the Heart)
  2. Zhi Bao Dan (Greatest Treasure Special Pill)
    1. Ju Fang Zhi Bao San (Greatest Treasure Powder from the Imperial Grace Formulary)
  3. Zi Xue (Purple Snow)
  4. Xiao Er Hui Chun Dan (Return of Spring Special Pill [Pediatric])
  5. Xing Jun San (Troop-Marching Powder)

Warm Orifice-Opening PrescriptionsEdit

  1. Su He Xiang Wan (Liquid Styrax Pill)
    1. Guan Xin Su He Wan (Coronary Styrax Pill)
  2. Zi Jin Ding (Purple Gold Special Pill)


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Reference: John K Chen and Tina Chen: "Chinese Herbal Formulas and Applications". Art of Medicine Press Inc. 2009. ISBN-10: 0-9740635-7-6