Cold is caused by a virus upper respiratory catarrhal diseases.
Clinical often fever, nasal congestion, runny nose, sneezing, coughing, headache, general discomfort as the main feature. The disease can occur at any age, the four seasons can be disease, especially in the winter and is more common. According to incidence, influenza and common cold can be divided into two categories: the former is rapid onset, with a strong contagious, often causing widespread; which is relatively slow onset, non-infectious and epidemic. Prognosis is good common cold, influenza, if not treated, his birth variable disease, such as viral myocarditis. Influenza is a traditional Chinese medicine, “when the line of a cold”, the common cold is a traditional Chinese medicine’s “cold”, “cold” areas.

Cause of pathological
Disease because of a cold six evils, and when the line of human pathogenic viruses, mainly due to pathogenic wind. However, in different seasons, often with the other, when in season and will be hurt by gas, mostly cold as winter, spring, mostly wind-heat, in summer clip Shushi, and more dry air in autumn, the rainy season in dampness evil. If four six gas disorders, non-folder when the gas line virus wounding, the more likely to cause disease, but not limited to seasonal disease multiple, often inter-epidemic infection.
Pathological changes of the lack of righteousness, health and foreign function, and regulation of lung health sparse relentless, six evils of evil mixed with the virus by the passage, cult poison from the mouth and nose, fur invasion, bear the brunt of lung health, the rapid emergence of health form is not and lung failure Xuan Su syndrome; or daily life due to improper cold temperature disorders, and excessive fatigue, caused the muscle Cou not close, evils invasion of disease; if the physical weakness, health and foreign non-solid, slightly careless, cold, after hair is visible Virtual somatosensory evil. Other lung is known as phlegm, and fell the fire, or intrinsic phlegm, loss of lung health in regulation, each easy to feel the evils. Because of four six different air quality and human differences, it is cold on the performance of the syndrome, wind and heat and Shushi folder of the card, and those susceptible to cold ferrite Yang, Yin are vulnerable to wind-heat, hot , phlegm emphasis on those vulnerable to external wet.

1 no popular history of the common cold, influenza epidemic history.
2 The clinical manifestations of nasal congestion, runny nose, sneezing, coughing, headache, chills, fever, general malaise characterized. Influenza symptoms of systemic poisoning, may have high fever, vomiting, diarrhea and other symptoms.
3 normal or reduced blood leukocytes, a few can be increased, normal or only mild changes in classification.

[Dialectical type]
1 cold card symptoms: aversion to cold, heavy, light fever, no sweating, headache, limb pain, nasal sound of heavy, when the runny, itchy throat, cough, expectoration thin white color, thirst or thirsty hi hot drinks. Thin white and moist tongue, floating pulse, or tight.
Syndrome analysis: the evil cold table outside the muscle bundles, Wei Yang has been suppressed, so see the aversion to cold, fever, no sweat; Qing Yang does not show, collaterals disharmony, the headache, limb pain; cold on the subject, lung undeclared walls stuffy runny nose, itchy throat cough;
Cold as the Yin Xie, so I thirst or thirst like hot drinks; thin white and moist tongue, floating and tight pulse, are all signs of the cold table.
2 wind-heat symptoms: fever higher than the slightly evil wind, sweat vent poor, head pain, cough, or sticky yellow sputum, throat, or throat milk moth swelling and pain, nasal congestion, runny yellow and turbid tears, mouth Ke Yu drinking. Thin white tongue logo yellow, red, sharp edges, floating pulse.
Symptoms analysis: wind-heat guilty table, hot muscle Cou Yu, Wei table estranged, so see the body heat slightly evil wind, sweating, poor; wind-heat on the disturbance is head pain; fumigation Dao heat of the evil wind, it is swollen throat pain, thirst, throat, nose and tears streaming cloud; wind-heat Fanfei, lung failure purges, then cough, phlegm, or yellow sticky; thin white fur, yellow, red tongue, sharp edges, floating pulse, for the wind-heat invasion in The symptoms of lung health.
3. Shushi card symptoms: fever, slightly evil wind, sweat less, acid body weight or pain, dizziness, severe pain, cough, viscous sputum, nasal discharge turbid tears, upset thirst, or sticky mouth, thirst much drink, chest tightness, pan-evil, scanty dark urine. Thin yellow and greasy tongue coating, pulse a few moisten.
Syndromes: summer cold, evil feeling in season of summer, summer and more to rely on wet, for each of Shushi both, Shushi injury table, the table does not, and health, so the body heat, slightly evil wind, sweat less, body aches; wind clip wet summer, made clear on, the pain severe dizziness; heat Fanfei lung is unclear, it is sticky sputum, cough, nasal flow of turbid tears; heat in interference, hot burning body fluid, the irritability, thirst, urination short red; hot and humid in the resistance, air does not show, so the chest, the Pan-evil, sticky mouth, thirst much to drink; thin yellow greasy tongue fur, pulse number of Confucianism to rely on the wet heat of the levy.

And Treatment
1 Treatment of the cold: Xin Wen Xie table.
Recipe: Jing anti-sepsis addition and subtraction.
Nepeta 9 grams wind 9 g 3 slices of ginger mint Bupleurum 6 g 9 g 6 g Peucedanum product shell Chuanxiong 9 g 9 g 6 g Rhizoma independent living 9 g Poria 12 grams Campanulaceae 6 grams 3 grams of licorice subtraction with the disease: Table severe cold, can be equipped with ephedra 6 g, 9 g Gui, Xin Wen to strengthen the power of cold.
2 wind-heat treatment is: Xin Liang Xie table.
Recipe: Yinqiaosan addition and subtraction.
Honeysuckle, forsythia 9 g 9 g 6 g Campanulaceae bamboo 6 g 6 g mint Nepeta Arctium 9 g 9 g 9 g tempeh about 6 grams of licorice reed rhizome 15 grams plus or minus with the disease: head pain more worse, Ghassan leaves 9 grams, 6 grams chrysanthemum, head of the clearing; cough, phlegm, add nine grams as shellfish, Peucedanum 9 grams almonds 12 grams, to Huatanzhike; expectoration of thick yellow, plus skullcap 9 grams, Anemarrhena 9 grams, 12 grams melon wilt skin to Thanh Hoa phlegm-heat; like hot toxicosis were evident, plus Folium 12 grams, 15 grams dandelion, grass Ho 15 grams to detoxify; wind heating dry disability allowance, could discretion with Adenophorae 12 grams, TCS 12 grams, to Qingfei moistening.
3. Shushi Treatment is: Qingshu dampness of the table.
Recipe: New Canadian Elsholtzia decoction.
Elsholtzia 6 grams 9 grams of honeysuckle flower fresh lentils Magnolia 6 g 9 g 9 g Forsythia addition and subtraction with the disease: heat Piansheng, can be added berberine 3 grams, 9 grams of Artemisia annua, Xian Heye 15 grams, fresh reed root 30 grams, to Qingshu Xiere; wet storm guard table, add beans, roll 12 grams, 9 grams of Agastache rugosa, Perrin 9 grams, the aromatic-based declare; in wet emphasis, plus herb 9 grams, Bai Kou Ren 3 g, Pinellia 9 grams, 6 grams of dried tangerine peel to and in the dampness; scanty dark urine, plus six a casual 12 grams (including fry), red Poria 12 grams, to heat and dampness.

1. Yinqiaojiedu tablets every 4, 3 times a day. For Fengreganmao.
2 Lei Hong upright soft capsule 3 capsules each time 3 times a day. Exogenous type for Shushi.
3, a cold fever granules 4.5 to 9 grams each time, 3 times a day.
Applicable to all types of cold and flu early.

Simple square
1 fresh light blue five, ginger, 5, decoction, 3 service points.

May declare the cold, for all types of flu.

2. Skullcap 9 grams, Scrophulariaceae 9 grams, forsythia 9 grams, Shuijianbi, 2 service. Those for high fever sore throat. Research projects

Other therapies
Acupuncture: Take Ojo, the wind pool, damper, columns missing, foreign relations, gu (bilateral) hole, reinforcing-reducing. Sore throat can be added thenar points, nasal congestion can be added Ying Xiang points, headache, plus the temple.
Food therapy: beans wear winter melon soup: fresh rugosa, 5 grams of fresh Perrin, melon 500 g, first rugosa, Perrin boiling, take the concoction 1000 grams, then add melon and salt to taste, along with soup consumption. For summer cold.
Drug iron law: take the herb 30 g, Rhizoma 30 grams, 10 grams of dry alum, light blue three grip, three drugs for the thick end, sizzling, stir Onion juice and medicine, hot iron navel, function Expel wind and cold.
Hold drug therapy: taking the herb 6 grams, Notopterygium 10 grams, 6 grams alum, Nepeta 9 grams of research to fine, with ginger juice and the pills, in the palm of the hand grip, making micro-sweating, 3 times a day, remove function wind dampness and cold.

1 cold as long as timely and appropriate treatment can be quickly recovered. However, in elderly, infants and young children, frail patients, must be seriously taken to prevent occurrence of mass change, or both mixed with other diseases.
2 Note that sheltered warm, to prevent complex sense.
3. Drink more water, proper rest.