Yang Yin Qing Fei Tang

English Name: Nourish the Yin and Clear the Lung Decoction.

Category: Tonify Yin and Moisten Dryness.

Functions: Clears Lung-Heat, cools the Blood, relieves toxicity and nourishes the Yin.

Indications: Yang Yin Qing Fei Tang is clinically indicated for:

  • A white, curd like membrane in the throat that is hard to scrape off
  • Dry mouth and throat which is worse at night
  • Swollen and sore throat
  • Dry nose and lips
  • Fever with or without coughing
  • Wheezing with difficulty breathing

Tongue and Pulse: The tongue is red and dry. The pulse is rapid and thready.


Cautions and Contra-Indications: Yang Yin Qing Fei Tang should be used with cautions in patients with loose stool due to Spleen deficiency.