Ban Xia 半 夏 (Rhizoma Pinelliae) 41.67%
Hou Po 厚 朴 (Cortex Magnoliae Officinalis) 12.5%
Fu Ling 茯 苓 (Poria cocos) 16.67%
Su Ye 蘇 葉 (Folium Perillae) 8.33%
Sheng Jiang 生 姜 (Rhizoma Zingiberis Recens) 20.83%

Action and Indication:
This formula enhances Qi circulation; dissolves Stagnation; reverses the ascension of rebellious Qi; resolves Phlegm; disperses lumps. It is used to help a person who has the sensation of something the size of a plum seed blocking the throat or esophagus. Related symptoms are: difficulty in swallowing or spitting out; obstruction in the throat; coughing with profuse sputum; stifling sensation in the chest and hypochondriac regions; esophagiospasm; nervousness; emotional instability; palpitation. Tongue usually has a moist or greasy, white coating. Pulse is usually wiry, or wiry and slippery.