Active ingredients



Pulmonary hypertension

Alternative Chinese medicine

Houpu Ephedra Decoction

Active ingredients in Chinese medicine

Tinglizi , Vitex viciifolia , Silkworm excrement , Smilax glabra , green peel, tangerine peel , sesame seed , dodder seed ,Houpu,Ephedra,Pinellia, almond, gypsum, schisandra

Possible side effects

In this compound, the most controversial drug is ephedra. The main active ingredient of ephedra is ephedrine. Excessive use has been confirmed to induce liver and kidney damage. It can increase heart rate and blood pressure, relax blood vessels, and induce epilepsy and The possibility of stroke.Raw Pinellia can cause a strong irritation to the mucous membrane of the respiratory tract, but the toxicity is significantly reduced after decoction of Chinese herbal medicine pieces.Other traditional Chinese medicines have no obvious side effects at reasonable doses.


Use with caution in patients with mental illnesses such as hypertension, heart disease, diabetes, epilepsy and stroke.

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