Clear Heat Ointment clears heat and resolves toxins, disperses swelling and stops pain. This traditional Chinese ointment is called Si Huang Gao (Four Yellows Ointment) in Chinese. This is because all four of the Chinese names of its ingredients contain the word huang or yellow. These four ingredients, Huang Lian, Huang Qin, Huang Bai, and Da Huang are all bitter and cold in flavor and nature and clear heat and drain fire in function. Si Huang Gao is an old and famous Chinese herbal topical application for the treatment of hot toxic skin lesions. Its functions as a formula are that it clears heat and resolves toxins, disperses swelling and stops pain. It can be used for any replete hot toxic skin lesion, such as erysipelas, boils, furuncles, and other localized infections.
Blue Poppy Topicals Each Blue Poppy external formula starts with clinically proven results from the Chinese medical literature and is modified to meet the needs of modern Western patients. Every batch is carefully handcrafted using quality herbal ingredients to make the finest Chinese herbal ointments available today.
Direction of Use Instructions: Apply to non-weeping, red, raised, hot-to-the-touch skin lesions several times per day, covering if necessary with a dressing.
Ingredients: Vegetable Oil Blend, Beeswax, Rhizoma Coptidis Chinensis, Radix Scutellariae Baicalensis, Radix Et Rhizoma Rhei, Cortex Phellodendri Contraindications: Do not use for wet, weeping skin lesions, such as poison ivy and impetigo. In that case, oil-based external applications are generally contraindicated since they trap and increase damp turbid evils.