Five Ingredients Powder with Poria
Source: Treatise on Cold-induced Diseases《傷寒論》
Indications: The formula treats internal fluid buildup concurrent with an exterior syndrome that manifests with headache, fever, irritability, excessive thirst, urinary difficulty, a white tongue coating and a floating pulse. In severe cases, there may have edema, diarrhea, vomiting, spitting frothy saliva, dizziness, shortness of breath and coughing. With appropriate modifications, modern TCM uses the formula in conditions like edema, gastroenteritis, hepatitis, Meniere's diseases, urinary infections, and functional disorder of the bladder.