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AS-137 Ping Chuan H  
Comment:
AS-137 is a traditional formula for removing phlegm and relieving asthma. For hundreds of years, this formula has been used for acute or chronic bronchitis, bronchial asthma marked by cough, wheezing, dyspnea, yellowish and sticky sputum, thirst and dry throat. The chief ingredients, Ephedrae Herba and Ginkgo Semen function together to relieve asthma and remove phlegm. This formula can relieve the spasm of bronchial smooth muscle, resolve phlegm, and arrest cough.
Indications:
Asthma and bronchitis marked by yellowish and sticky sputum, and dry mouth.
Dosage:
4-6 tablets three times per day, before meals.
Functions:
Traditional:
Facilitates lung qi, lowers adverse flow of qi, resolves phlegm and relieves asthma.
Modern:
Relieves the spasm of bronchial smooth muscle, resolves phlegm and arrests cough.
Ingredients:
Ma-Huang Ephedrae Herba Ma Huang
Gingko Gingko Semen Yin Xing
Apricot Seed Armeniacae Semen Xing Ren
Perilla Seed Perillae Semen Zi Su Zi
Pinellia Pinelliae Tuber Ban Xia
Tussilago Tassilaginis Flos Kuan Dong Hua
Morus Bark Mori Radicis Cortex Sang Bai Pi
Scute Scutellariae Radix Huang Qin
Licorice Glycyrrhizae Radix Gan Cao
   
Chinese Medical Description:
 
Ma-Huang
facilitates lung qi and arrests wheezing.
Gingko
expels phlegm and arrests wheezing.
Apricot Seed, Perilla Seed, Pinellia, Tussilago
resolve phlegm, lower adverse flow of qi and arrest cough and wheezing.
 
Morus Bark
clears and drains heat from the lungs.
Scute
arrests cough and wheezing.
Licorice
harmonizes the formula