Whooping Cough - Pertussis

Whooping Cough - Pertussis [淺談 qiǎn tán or 百日咳 bǎirìké]

Synopsis

Spasmodic cough lasting a long duration followed by extreme inhale. Begins with wind cold or wind heat symptoms turning to heat which blocks the lungs. Cough is usually aggravated at night and has an incubation period of 1-3 weeks.

 

Treatment

 

First stage: San Ao Tang

 

Second Stage: Spasmodic cough

Rx - Sang Bai Pi Tang + Ting LI Da Zao Xie Fei Tang

 

Lung and Spleen Qi Deficiency - Ren Shen Wu Wei Zi Tang

 

Lung Yin Deficiency - Sha Shen Mai Men Dong Tang