What is Plum Flower – Five Flavor Teapills (Wu Wei Xiao Du Wan)?
Plum Flower – Five Flavor Teapills (Wu Wei Xiao Du Wan) is a Chinese Herbal Medicine formula that clears heat toxins and disperses swelling. It is most often recommended for use with those with sores, boils, and abscesses that are accompanied by fever. Sores helped by use of this formula will present with heat signs such as redness, tenderness to the touch, and swelling. This formula is especially helpful to help disperse deep, hard lesions.
Five Flavor Teapills also has potent anti-viral and anti-bacterial effects and is appropriate for use in such clinical presentations as mastitis, urinary tract or kidney infection, and upper respiratory and throat infections– especially those that show stubborn resistance to treatment with Western antibiotics (with the addition of Huang Lian (coptis root) in especially severe cases).
Also useful to address various viral infections such as tonsilitis, measles, chicken pox, and mumps.