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Diaphoretic Cooling Herbs

DCH and 2 remainder DWH from prev class
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Bo He
Herba Menthae
Niu Bang Zi
Fructus Arctii Lappa
Chan Tui
Periostracum Cicadae
Sang Ye
Folium Mori
Ju Hua
Flos Chrysanthemum
Man Jing Zi
Fructus Viticis
Dan Dou Chi
Semen Sojae Praeparatum
Ge Gen
Radix Puerariae
fever (high)
chills (slight)
Headache
cough
what are the classic 4 symptoms of wind heat
pink with red tip
(indicates heat in UJ)
what color is the tongue in a wind heat condition?
floating and rapid
what does the pulse feel like in a wind heat condition?
Bo He (herba menthae)
this herb: dispels wind heat and releases the ext
clears heat, benefits the head and eye (nasal congestion/teary eyes), and RELIEVES SORE THROAT
promotes eruptions and vents rashes
regulates liver Qi (treats liver stagnation)
pungent
aromatic
cool
Bo He (herba Menthae) is _______, ________, and _______ in nature
lung
liver
which 2 channels are associated with Bo He (herba menthae)?
pungent
bitter
cool
Niu Bang Zi (Fructus Arctii Lappa) is _______, ________ and ________ in nature
lung
stomach
which (2) channels are associated with Niu Bang Zi (Fructus Arctii Lappa)?
Niu Bang Zi (Fructus Arctii Lappa)
this herb (disperses wind-heat, releases the ext) (#1) BENEFITS THE THROAT
(#2) CLEARS TOXIC HEAT
Promotes eruptions and vents rashes
Lubricates the intestines (constipation associated with respiratory symptoms)
sweet
cold
Chan Tui (Periostracum Cicadae) is _______ and ______ in nature
lung
liver
which (2) channels are associated with Chan Tui (Periostracum Cicadae)?
Chan Tui (Periostracum Cicadae)
this herb (dispels wind heat, releases the exterior)
good for LOSS OF VOICE/LARYNGITIS
clears heat and benefits the eye
promotes eruptions and vents rashes
extinguishes wind (also itching)
bitter
sweet
cold
Sang Ye (folium mori) is _______, ________ and ______ in nature
Lung
liver
which (2) channels are associated with Sang Ye (Folium Mori)?
Sang Ye (Folium Mori)
this herb: (dispels wind heat and releases the ext (initial stage- mild)
clears LUNG heat and moistens the lung
clears liver heat and benefits the eyes
cools the blood and stops bleeding
pungent
sweet
bitter
cold
Ju Hua (Flos Chyrsanthemum) is ________, _______, _______ and slightly ______ in nature
liver
lung
which (2) channels are associated with Ju Hua (Flos Chyrsanthemum)?
Ju Hua (flos Chrysanthemum)
this herb: (dispels wind-heat and releases the exterior)
clears heat from the LIVER channel
Calms excess liver yang
Ju Hua (Flos Chrysanthemum)
this herb is great for RED EYES (conjunctivitis)
it is also good for HA, Anger, dizziness etc
Man Jing Zi (Fructus Viticis)
this herb: (dispels wind-heat and benefits the head and eyes)
great for FRONTAL HEADACHE due to wind-heat
Expels wind-dampness (joint pain, spasms, numbness in channels)
sweet, slightly bitter and cool
Dan Dou Chi (Semen Sojae Praeparatum-treated soybean) is ______, slightly ________ and ______ in nature
lung
stomach
which (2) channels are associated with Dan Dou Chi (Semen Sojae Praeparatum)?
Dan Dou Chi (Semen Sojae Praeparatum)
this herb: (dispels wind-heat and releases the exterior)
treats IRRITABILITY (caused by wind attack)
extra - can be used for either hot or cold exterior disorders
pungent, sweet and cool
Ge Gen (Radix Puerariae) is _______, _______ and ______ in nature
spleen
stomach
which (2) channels are associated with Ge Gen (radix Puerariae)?
Ge Gen (radix Puerariae)
this herb: (Dispels wind-heat and releases the exterior)
Relieves pain and spasms (esp. neck/traps)
Promotes body fluids (helps body maintain fluid levels)
Promotes eruptions and vents rashes
Raises the Yang Qi (Spleen Yang - hernia/prolapse)
Treats diarrhea (damp heat)
Ge Gen (Radix Puerariae)
Chai Hu (Radix Bupleurum)
Sheng Ma (Rhizoma Cimicifugae)
these 3 herbs can treat collapse of the Middle Jiao (Spleen Qi sinking) examples: drooping eyelids, varicose veins, hemmorhoids, hernia, autoimmune diseases
which can be caused by stress, overwork, etc
pungent
bitter and slightly cold
Chai Hu (Radix Bupleurum) is ________, ______ and slightly ______ in nature.
liver, gall bladder, PC and SJ
which (4) channels are associated with Chai Hu (Radix Bupleurum)?
Chai Hu (Radix Bupleurum)
this herb: Clears heat from the SHAO YANG
Regulates Liver Qi
Raises the Spleen Yang
pungent
sweet and slightly cold
Sheng Ma (Rhizoma Cimicifugae) is _______, ______ and slightly _____ in nature
lung
spleen
stomach
large intestine
which (4) channels are associated with Sheng Ma (Rhizoma Cimicifugae)?
Sheng Ma (Rhizoma Cimicifugae)
this herb: (dispels wind-heat and releases the exterior)
Vents rashes - #1 MEASLES tx
Clears toxic heat (herpes/canker sores etc)
Raises the Spleen Yang
Sheng Ma (Rhizoma Cimicifugae)
his herb is commonly combined with Chai Hu (Bupleurum) to raise the Spleen Yang