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Ge Gen Huang Qin Huang Lian Tang

Pueraria, Coptis & Scute Combination Granules | 葛根黃芩黃連湯
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SKU 694

Ingredients: Kudzu root (ge gen), Chinese licorice root (zi gan cao), Coptis root (huang lian), Scute root (huang qin).

Mandarin: 葛根黃芩黃連湯
Pin-Yin: Ge Gen Huang Qin Huang Lian Tang
English: Pueraria, Coptis, & Scute Combination
Romaji: Kakkon Ogon Oren To
Kanji: 葛根黄芩黄連湯
Kampo: No


  • Discussion of Cold Damage (Shang Han Lun, 206)

How it works:

  • Releases exterior
  • Clears interior heat


Clinical Applications:

  • Concurrent taiyang and yangming patterns
  • Exterior is not released with internal heat
  • Red tongue with yellow coating

This ancient formula, Ge Gen Huang Qin Huang Lian Tang, was first recorded by renowned physician Zhang Zhongjing in “Discussion of Cold Damage” published in the Han dynasty used to help treat concurrent taiyang and yangming patterns and non-released exterior with interior heat by releasing the exterior and clearing interior heat.

English Name

Pin-Yin Name


Ge Gen


Huang Lian


Huang Qin

Baked Licorice

Zhi Gan Cao


Main Ingredient(s):

In this formula, Pueraria releases the exterior to dispel heat and raises clear yang qi of the spleen and stomach. Coptis and Scute clear heat and dry dampness from the stomach and intestines.

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