HE-9 Shaochong, HE-8 Shaofu, HE-7 Shenmen, Ren-15 Jiuwei, SP-6 Sanyinjiao, KI-6 Zhaohai, L.I.-11 Quchi, Du-24 Shenting, Du-19 Houding
Principle of treatment: clear the Heart, drain Fire, calm the Mind.
Points: HE-9 Shaochong, HE-8 Shaofu, HE-7 Shenmen, Ren-15 Jiuwei, SP-6 Sanyinjiao, KI-6 Zhaohai, L.I.-11 Quchi, Du-24 Shenting, Du-19 Houding.
Method: All with reducing method, except SP-6 and KI-6 to be reinforced. No moxa.
- HE-9 and HE-8 clear Heart-Fire.
- HE-7 calms the Mind.
- Ren-15 calms the Mind and clears Heat.
- SP-6 and KI-6 are used to promote Yin and cool Fire, even though there may be no
- L.I.-11 clears Heat.
- Du-24 and Du-19 calm the Mind.
Red face and eyes, a pronounced feeling of heat, a dry mouth, a bitter taste, constipation, scanty dark urine, thirst, mental agitation, dark purple spots under the skin (macules), blood in cough, vomit, urine, stools, epistaxis, Red tongue with dry yellow coating, Full-Rapid pulse
Night sweating, a feeling of heat in the chest, palms and soles, red cheekbones, a dry mouth, afternoon feeling of heat, a Red tongue without coating and a Floating-Empty and Rapid pulse