English: Minor bupleurum combination

Chinese:  Xiao chai hu tang 

Japanese: Shosaikoto(#9) 


Bupleurum (Chai hu) – 7.0

Scute (Huang qin) – 3.0

Pinellia (Ban xia) – 5.0

Ginseng (Ren shen) – 3.0

Jujuba (Da zao) – 3.0

Licorice (Gan cao) – 2.0

Ginger (Sheng jiang) – 4.0


Common cold with lingering fever and after several days, viscid sputum. Acute and chronic bronchitis, pleuritis, pneumonia, disturbance of the liver, hepatitis, cholecystitis, gallstones, jaundice, gastritis, sour stomach and gastric disorder, gastric ulcer, stomachache, Lymphadenitis, tonsillitis, otitis media, mumps, mastitis, stiffness in the neck, pyelitis, puerperal fever, severe chills and fever due to uterine diseases, stuttering, epilepsy, impotence in young men, neurosis, alopecia, mental instability in children and improvement of the physical constitution.