Why do we cover the herb completely with the solvent?
Can light breakdown a tincture?
acan involve any of lg joints; may come with fever and chills in early stage; diaphortics are tx for wind bi.
bone hour after a meal
cincreases herbs tonifying and moistening effect
eto prevent spoilage
5 Multiple Choice Questions
Nature: pungent and hot
Functions: warms the spleen and kidney yang; warms the channels and dispels cold. (powerful pain reliever & tx for chronic diarrhea)
on an empty stomach or 1 hour before a meal
put herbs into a glass container, slowly cover herbs with solvent entirely, add an inch or 2 more solvent, seal jar tightly and store in dark place, shake jar daily, when ready pour thru cheesecloth into dark tincutre bottle, squeeze herbs till last drop store with label and lid.
excess cold that invades the middle jiao disrupting T&T in stomach and spleen.
No longer than 10 min
5 True/False Questions
What are some problems with raw herbs? → warming body and re-ignites ming men fire.
Powders are how many times more concentrated than raw herbs? → can injure the yin body fluids; use with caution in patients deficient of yin , blood, or body fluids.
How does one take a powder (San)? → about 1 spoonful, add water and drink.
What are the contraindictaions of interior warming herbs? → Nature: pungent and warm
Channel: Spleen and kidney
How are tonic formulas prepared? → cooked over a low to medium flame for whole time.