Bu Fei San is a TCM herbal blend that helps chronic coughs and asthma in dogs, cats, and horses. The Western Medical indications for this herbal blend are chronic cough or asthma.
The Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine indications are chronic cough, asthma, exercise intolerance, fatigue, Lung Qi Deficiency, a pulse that is deep and seek, shortness of breath, and a tongue that is pale and wet.
At our clinic, pets often receive an Eastern exam (Traditional Chinese Medicine) in combination with the standard veterinary exam. Traditional Chinese Medicine philosophy is very different than our standard Western medical philosophy. Traditional Chinese Medicine focuses on balance and finding the cause of the problem rather than simply masking symptoms with prescription medicines. Through Eastern examination techniques, we can choose herbal blends that will both treat symptoms and at the same time correct the imbalances in your pet’s body that are causing the symptoms. This herbal blend is only one of the many TCM herbal blends available for our doctors to choose from based on the results of the Eastern exam.
Bu Fei San is an herbal blend specially formulated with herbs specifically chosen to work synergistically to relieve the symptoms of a chronic cough and asthma while at the same time addressing the underlying causes of these symptoms. The Chinese principles of treatment for this herbal blend are to tonify Lung Qi an stop cough and asthma. The main ingredients in the Bu Fei San Formula are:
- Bai Guo (Ginko) to astringently consolidate lung, stop asthma and cough
- Dang Shen (Codonopsis) to tonify Qi
- Gan Cao (Glycrrhiza) to harmonize
- Huang Qi (Astragalus) to tonify Lung Qi
- Jie Geng (Platycodon) to open the lung and transform phlegm
- Wu Wei Zi (Schisandra) to astringently consolidate the lung
- Zi Su Zi (Perilla) to clear wind-heat and stop cough
- Zi Wan (Aster) to moisten Lung and stop cough and asthma
Our clients have seen wonderful improvements in the health conditions of their pets using herbal blends to take care of a variety of health issues. Please contact our clinic at any time if you have questions about herbal remedies!
Source: Jing Tang Herbal