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San Huang Xie Xin Tang #2026M

Pin Ying Name: San Huang Xie Xin Tang

English Name: Coptis & Rhubarb Decoction

Chinese Name: 三黃瀉心湯

Herbs & Actions
Pharmaceutical Latin Pin Yin Dosage Actions
Rx. et Rz. Rhei Da Huang 1-15g

Purges and drains Fire and treats upper body bleeding.

With Huang Lian and Huang Qin, drains Heat from the San Jiao mainly through the stool.

Rz. Coptidis Huang Lian 1-9g

Drains Fire, dries Dampness, clears Heart and Stomach Fire and stops bleeding.

With Huang Qin, drains Heat from the Upper and Middle Jiaos.

Rx. Scutellariae Huang Qin 1-15g

Drains Fire, dries Dampness, detoxifies and stops bleeding.

Formula Actions
  • Drains Fire
  • Relieves toxicity
  • Drains Dampness
  • Dispels noxious Heat and toxins from the Heart and Stomach
Syndromes
  • Heart Fire Flaring Up
  • Toxic Heat or Fire of the Heart and Stomach
  • Stomach Fire
  • Damp-Heat Accumulation
  • San Jiao Damp-Heat
Clinical Manifestations
  • Fever
  • Irritability
  • Restlessness
  • Anxiety
  • Flushed face
  • Constipation
  • Abdominal distention
  • Delirious speech
  • Epigastric distention
  • Jaundice
  • Gastric distention
  • Dysenteric disorders
  • Hematemesis
  • Epistaxis
  • Red, swollen, painful eyes
  • Chest oppression
  • Red, swollen ears
  • Restlessness
  • Insomnia
  • Thirst
  • Dark, concentrated urine
  • Tinnitus
  • Hemoptysis
  • Vomiting
  • Shoulder stiffness
  • Bleeding
  • Diarrhea
  • Suppurative skin infection
  • Tongue and mouth ulcerations
  • T: Red tip
  • C: Yellow and greasy
  • P: Rapid
Treats
  • Acute gastroenteritis
  • Hepatitis
  • Jaundice
  • Cholecystitis
  • Dysentery
  • Gastritis
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Stomatitis
  • Vascular headache
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Hematemesis associated with pulmonary tuberculosis
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Recovery from apoplexy
  • Liver disorders
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hematemesis
  • Intestinal bleeding
  • Uterine bleeding
  • Sleep apnea
  • Neurosis
  • Cerebrovascular accident
  • Insomnia
  • Hordeolum
  • Pterygium
  • Hematuria
  • Urticaria
  • Cerebrovascular accident
  • Abdominal fullness and distention
  • Acid reflux
  • Herpes simplex
  • Otitis media
  • Rectal prolapse
  • Thrush
  • Shoulder stiffness
  • Hemorrhoidal bleeding
  • Habitual constipation
  • Ophthalmia
  • Hypertension
  • Encephalemia
  • Congestion
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Gastrorrhagia
  • Mental instability
  • Septicemia due to boils, furuncles or carbuncles
  • Furuncles
  • Carbuncles
  • Erysipelas
  • Oral ulcers
  • Fever
  • Hemoptysis
  • Epistaxis
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Subcutaneous bleeding
  • Neurasthenia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Obesity
  • Blepharitis
  • Hematuria
  • Oliguria
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Tinnitus
  • Glossitis
  • Herpes zoster
  • Bad breath
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Toothache
Contraindications
  • Contraindicated during pregnancy.
  • Contraindicated during nursing.
  • Contraindicated for those with Spleen and Stomach Deficiency Cold.
  • Do not take large doses or for an extended period of time.