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71 terms
Intro to Chinese Herbal Medicine
Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing
Tang Ben Cao
Si Qi - definition
Wu Wei - definition
The Divine Farmers Classic of Materia Medica - contains 365 h…
A materia medica written during the Tang Dynasty, and the fir…
temperature (cold, cool, hot, warm, neutral) - what's the Pin…
taste (acrid/pungent, sour, bitter, astringent, sweet, salty,…
Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing
The Divine Farmers Classic of Materia Medica - contains 365 h…
Tang Ben Cao
A materia medica written during the Tang Dynasty, and the fir…
UTS Chinese Herbal Medicine
麻黄... Ma Huang... Herba Ephedrae
桂枝... Gui Zhi... Ramulus Cinnamomi Cassiae
細辛... Xi Xin... Herba Asari
紫蘇葉(叶)... Zi Su Ye... Folium Perillae Frutes…
Acrid, Slight bitter, Warm... LU, BL... Disperse of wind-cold
Acrid, Sweet, Warm... HT, LU, BL... Disperse of wind-cold
Acrid, Warm... HT, LU, LR, KD... Disperse of wind-cold
Acrid, Aromatic, Warm, Mild... LU, SP
麻黄... Ma Huang... Herba Ephedrae
Acrid, Slight bitter, Warm... LU, BL... Disperse of wind-cold
桂枝... Gui Zhi... Ramulus Cinnamomi Cassiae
Acrid, Sweet, Warm... HT, LU, BL... Disperse of wind-cold
209 terms
UTS Chinese Herbal Medicine
麻黄... Ma Huang... Herba Ephedrae
桂枝... Gui Zhi... Ramulus Cinnamomi Cassiae
細辛... Xi Xin... Herba Asari
紫蘇葉(叶)... Zi Su Ye... Folium Perillae Frutes…
Acrid, Slight bitter, Warm... LU, BL... Disperse of wind-cold
Acrid, Sweet, Warm... HT, LU, BL... Disperse of wind-cold
Acrid, Warm... HT, LU, LR, KD... Disperse of wind-cold
Acrid, Aromatic, Warm, Mild... LU, SP
麻黄... Ma Huang... Herba Ephedrae
Acrid, Slight bitter, Warm... LU, BL... Disperse of wind-cold
桂枝... Gui Zhi... Ramulus Cinnamomi Cassiae
Acrid, Sweet, Warm... HT, LU, BL... Disperse of wind-cold
15 terms
Chinese Herbal Medicine
2000 BC
500 BC
400-200 BC
220 BC
emperor shen nong: 300 medicinal plants
herbalism in china (ben Cao)
herbal formulas
"Divine Husbandman's Classic of Materia Medica"
2000 BC
emperor shen nong: 300 medicinal plants
500 BC
herbalism in china (ben Cao)
71 terms
Intro to Chinese Herbal Medicine
Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing
Tang Ben Cao
Si Qi - definition
Wu Wei - definition
The Divine Farmers Classic of Materia Medica - contains 365 h…
A materia medica written during the Tang Dynasty, and the fir…
temperature (cold, cool, hot, warm, neutral) - what's the Pin…
taste (acrid/pungent, sour, bitter, astringent, sweet, salty,…
Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing
The Divine Farmers Classic of Materia Medica - contains 365 h…
Tang Ben Cao
A materia medica written during the Tang Dynasty, and the fir…
Chinese Herbal Medicine: Ancient Forms
Dan (Elixir)
Jing/Yin
Su
Kuai
Special Pills-Traditionally a Taoist longevity compound-Pills…
Alcohol or water extracted concentrate-Tincture-Liniment-Stil…
Term meaning concentrated extract usually in a pill form-Take…
Cubes or cakes that are made by taking ground herbs & pressin…
Dan (Elixir)
Special Pills-Traditionally a Taoist longevity compound-Pills…
Jing/Yin
Alcohol or water extracted concentrate-Tincture-Liniment-Stil…
Basic Principles of Chinese Herbal Medicine
Sweet
Acrid
Salty
Sour (astringent)
Tonifies Earth element (Spleen/Stomach)... Harmonizing... Calming... M…
Invigorates Metal (Lung/Large Intestine)... Disperse/Scatter... Upb…
Benefits Water (Kidney/Urinary Bladder)... Soften hardness... disso…
Benefits Wood (Liver/Gallbladder)... constrict leakage and drain…
Sweet
Tonifies Earth element (Spleen/Stomach)... Harmonizing... Calming... M…
Acrid
Invigorates Metal (Lung/Large Intestine)... Disperse/Scatter... Upb…
Chinese Herbal Medicine wk 2
Diaphoretics defined is
Diaphoretics: Nature is
Channel:
Contraindications:
A Diaphoretics is an Herb that has the function of dispersing…
Pungent (Acrid) Up and out, circulating of Qi
Lung
Sweating due to Yang deficiency, night sweats, dehydration, a…
Diaphoretics defined is
A Diaphoretics is an Herb that has the function of dispersing…
Diaphoretics: Nature is
Pungent (Acrid) Up and out, circulating of Qi
11 terms
Herbal Medicine
Rhodiola rosea
Activated Charcoal
Damiana - Turnera diffusa
Kratom - Mitrogyna speciosa
Adaptogen, astringent, nourishes qi and encourages circulatio…
Detoxification, cessation of vomiting and diarrhea, absorbs p…
Stimulates libido/desire, mild purgative, helps with coughs,…
Strong opiate-like herb, aka quasi-opioid or opiate agonist.…
Rhodiola rosea
Adaptogen, astringent, nourishes qi and encourages circulatio…
Activated Charcoal
Detoxification, cessation of vomiting and diarrhea, absorbs p…
More Basic Principles of Chinese Herbal Medicine
Sweating
Vomiting
Draining Downward
Harmonizing
stimulates and disseminates the lung qi to induce sweating
stimulates the stomach so that phlegm, stagnant food, or toxi…
induces defecation to cleanse the bowels
harmonizes or regulates the function of different levels or o…
Sweating
stimulates and disseminates the lung qi to induce sweating
Vomiting
stimulates the stomach so that phlegm, stagnant food, or toxi…
Herbs: More Basic Principles of Chinese Herbal Medicine
Specific properties
specific properties unique to the indi…
Traditional Treatment Strategies
These eight strategies
Generalized effects can be expected as results of an herb's t…
These main properties are used as a means of organizing moder…
Eight traditional methods of treatment serve as foundation fo…
are used as framework for organization of Materia Medica and…
Specific properties
Generalized effects can be expected as results of an herb's t…
specific properties unique to the indi…
These main properties are used as a means of organizing moder…
283 terms
Herbal medicine
What do we use aconite for?
What would be considered a safe dose o…
What would you see with aconite poison…
When do we give belladonna?
Pain, especially neuralgias like trigeminal neuralgia and sci…
10 drops or less of a 1:10 tincture.
Paresthesia... Nausea and vomiting... Difficulty breathing... Chills... H…
For painful GI symptoms like colitis, gall bladder inflammati…
What do we use aconite for?
Pain, especially neuralgias like trigeminal neuralgia and sci…
What would be considered a safe dose o…
10 drops or less of a 1:10 tincture.
A Rough History of Chinese Herbal Medicine
Shamanistic Medicine
Huang di nei jing
Huang di nei jing
Shen Nong
before the 2nd millennium BC, Chinese medicine was very diffe…
Complied by unknown authors between 200 BC and 100 AD. Divide…
Classical standard for the application of the rules of nature…
the earliest Chinese herbalist... actually the name of an ancien…
Shamanistic Medicine
before the 2nd millennium BC, Chinese medicine was very diffe…
Huang di nei jing
Complied by unknown authors between 200 BC and 100 AD. Divide…
Theory of Five Tastes in Chinese Herbal Medicine
Pungent
Sweet
Bitter
Sour
can remove blood stasis
Tonifies,harmonizes, stopping pain
drains,dries, sends down rebellious qi
astringe,treats cough
Pungent
can remove blood stasis
Sweet
Tonifies,harmonizes, stopping pain
23 terms
Herbal Medicine
St. John's Wort - Uses
St. John's Wort - MOA
St. John's Wort - Adverse Effects
St. John's Wort - Contraindications
Mainly used for antidepressant activity. Other: anti-inflamma…
Neuropsychiatric activity: Extracts shown to affect levels of…
Common... GI: N/V... CNS: Dizziness, confusion, fatigue, sedation... P…
Avoid during pregnancy and lactation; drug interactions; food…
St. John's Wort - Uses
Mainly used for antidepressant activity. Other: anti-inflamma…
St. John's Wort - MOA
Neuropsychiatric activity: Extracts shown to affect levels of…
244 terms
Chinese Herbal Patent Medicines: Quiz 1
Chuan Xiong Cha Tiao San
headache
headache - anywhere, but especially oc…
dispels wind, warms channels, unblocks…
Exterior Cold Sx
Chuan Xiong Cha Tiao San
Chuan Xiong Cha Tiao San
Chuan Xiong Cha Tiao San
Chuan Xiong Cha Tiao San
Exterior Cold Sx
headache
Chuan Xiong Cha Tiao San
27 terms
Herbal Medicine
complementary and alternative medicine…
herbal medicine, botanicals, *natural…
dietary supplements
herbal med hisotry
-medical and health care systems, practices, products not con…
-plant or plant-derived preparations to tx, prevent, cure dz/…
-dietary suppl health and education act DSHEA ... -*contains die…
-60,000 yrs old, high worldwide prevalence... -plateau in US, ~2…
complementary and alternative medicine…
-medical and health care systems, practices, products not con…
herbal medicine, botanicals, *natural…
-plant or plant-derived preparations to tx, prevent, cure dz/…
89 terms
Herbal Medicine
Acai
Alfalfa
Aloe Vera
Arnica
(Euterpe oleracea) Although açai berries are a longstanding f…
(Medicago sativa) leaves are used to lower cholesterol, as we…
leaves are widely used to heal burns, wounds and other skin a…
(Arnica montana) is used as an anti-inflammatory[9] and for o…
Acai
(Euterpe oleracea) Although açai berries are a longstanding f…
Alfalfa
(Medicago sativa) leaves are used to lower cholesterol, as we…
39 terms
Internal Medicine Quiz 1 (Chinese Herbal Medicine) NESA
Cold... Wind-Cold
Cold... Wind-Cold + severe Headache
Cold ... Wind-Cold exterior + Dampness I…
Cold ... Wind-Heat
Jing Fang Bai Du San
Chuan Xiong Cha Tiao San
Huo Xiang Zheng Qi San
Yin Qiao San or Sang Ju Yin
Cold... Wind-Cold
Jing Fang Bai Du San
Cold... Wind-Cold + severe Headache
Chuan Xiong Cha Tiao San
41 terms
Herbal Medicine
What is herbal medicine?
What body/act regulates herbals and su…
What cannot be on the label of an herb…
What must be done in order to remove a…
alternative approach to contemporary healthcare where medicin…
DSHEA: Dietary Supplement and Health Education Act
cannot have claims to "cure"
FDA must prove the substance unsafe
What is herbal medicine?
alternative approach to contemporary healthcare where medicin…
What body/act regulates herbals and su…
DSHEA: Dietary Supplement and Health Education Act
48 terms
Herbal Medicine
Sassafras tea
ramps
Regulation/oversight of herbal medicine
echinacea marketing
anti-rhematic ... spring blood purifier
spring blood purifier
regulated through DSHEA-Dietary Supplement & Health Edu Act--…
used to "boost immune system" not cure common cold
Sassafras tea
anti-rhematic ... spring blood purifier
ramps
spring blood purifier
68 terms
Herbal Medicine
Astringent herbs... dry and cool
Bitter herbs... cool and dry
Aromatic herbs... warm and dry
Sweet ... cool or warm
agrimony... raspberry leaf... meadowsweet... cinnamon?
berberis... gentian... wormwood... neem... chicory coffee... grapefruit seed…
fennel... aniseed... cardamom... rosemary... cinnamon... ginger... tiger balm... l…
liquorice... ginseng... ashwaganda... ?cinnamon... glycyrrhiza glabra
Astringent herbs... dry and cool
agrimony... raspberry leaf... meadowsweet... cinnamon?
Bitter herbs... cool and dry
berberis... gentian... wormwood... neem... chicory coffee... grapefruit seed…
8 terms
Herbal Medicine
St. Johns Wart for Depression
Gingko Biloba for memory/ dementia
Echinacea for Infection
Ginseng for...... - energy... - cognitive pe…
Mechanism:... - inhibits serotonin reuptake... - inhibits noradrena…
Mechanism:... - appears to have anti-platelet properties (thins…
Mechanism:... - immunostimulants ... Does it work?... - conflicting d…
Mechanism of action:... - >2 dozen active components (some effec…
St. Johns Wart for Depression
Mechanism:... - inhibits serotonin reuptake... - inhibits noradrena…
Gingko Biloba for memory/ dementia
Mechanism:... - appears to have anti-platelet properties (thins…
28 terms
Herbal Medicine
Herbal medicine vs homeopathy
Mainstream drugs derived from plants
Regulation concerns about the use of h…
components of Natural Health Products…
similarities... -remedies derived from natural products... -often s…
-Digoxin (Foxglove)... -Atropine (Nightshade)... -Morphine (Opium)…
-standardization... -quality... -proof of benefit... -safety... -contamin…
-product license... -site license... -good manufacturing practices…
Herbal medicine vs homeopathy
similarities... -remedies derived from natural products... -often s…
Mainstream drugs derived from plants
-Digoxin (Foxglove)... -Atropine (Nightshade)... -Morphine (Opium)…
14 terms
herbal medicine
feverfew
cinnamon
coenzyme Q10
devil's claw
GI adverse effect: oral ulcer... post: anxiety, headaches, insom…
should not confuse with cinnamon oil because cinnamon oil has…
GI effects, possible interaction with warfarin, decrease radi…
adverse effect include diarrhea, headache, anorexia, rash... GI:…
feverfew
GI adverse effect: oral ulcer... post: anxiety, headaches, insom…
cinnamon
should not confuse with cinnamon oil because cinnamon oil has…
14 terms
Herbal medicine
aloe
black cohosh
chamomile
echinacea
(leaf) treat burns & minor skin irritations
(root) reduction of menopausal hot flashes
(flower) anti-inflammatory, gastrointestinal, antispasmodic,…
(all) reduce symptom and healing time for colds, topical woun…
aloe
(leaf) treat burns & minor skin irritations
black cohosh
(root) reduction of menopausal hot flashes
30 terms
herbal medicine
treat: ... psyllium
source:... psyllium
part used:... psyllium
constituents:... psyllium
constipation
plantago psyllium
seed, husk
rich in polysaccharides
treat: ... psyllium
constipation
source:... psyllium
plantago psyllium
30 terms
Herbal medicine
Echinacea... (E Purpurea, E Pallida)
Echinacea use... (E Purpurea, E Pallida)
Echinacea AE... (E Purpurea, E Pallida)
Ephedra
Flavonoids, Polyacetylenes and caffeonyl conjugates... increase…
Injest freshly pressed juice--increased immune function, decr…
unpleasant taste, GI symptoms, headache, dizziness
Contain ephedrine (prescription drug) and pseudoephedrine(OTC…
Echinacea... (E Purpurea, E Pallida)
Flavonoids, Polyacetylenes and caffeonyl conjugates... increase…
Echinacea use... (E Purpurea, E Pallida)
Injest freshly pressed juice--increased immune function, decr…
24 terms
Herbal Medicine
FDA included only essential nutrients…
added herbs and 'similar nutritional s…
a product (other than tobacco) intende…
Dietary supplements - categories (4)
Herbal medicine Prior to 1990
herbal medicine 1990
herbal medicine 1994
Plant-based and nonplant-based... Natural and synthetic... Part of…
FDA included only essential nutrients…
Herbal medicine Prior to 1990
added herbs and 'similar nutritional s…
herbal medicine 1990
Herbal Medicine
Aloe Vera
Arnica
Black Cohosh
Cranberry
skins lesions, burns... GI irritation/constipation
Sprains/strains... Purpura... Arthritis
Menopause Symptoms
UTI
Aloe Vera
skins lesions, burns... GI irritation/constipation
Arnica
Sprains/strains... Purpura... Arthritis
16 terms
Herbal Medicine
Aloe Vera
Arnica
Black Cohosh
Cranberry
skins lesions, burns... GI irritation/constipation
Sprains/strains... Purpura... Arthritis
Menopause Symptoms
UTI
Aloe Vera
skins lesions, burns... GI irritation/constipation
Arnica
Sprains/strains... Purpura... Arthritis
12 terms
Herbal Medicine
lagundi
Yerba Buena
Sambong
Sambong
➢ Asthma... ➢ Cough... ➢ Fever... • Boil chopped raw fruit/leaves →dra…
➢ Headache/ache... • Boil chopped leaves in 2 glasses of water q…
-Anti-edema... -Diuretic... -Anti-urolithiasis... Boil chopped leaves…
-Anti-edema... -Diuretic... -Anti-urolithiasis... Boil chopped leaves…
lagundi
➢ Asthma... ➢ Cough... ➢ Fever... • Boil chopped raw fruit/leaves →dra…
Yerba Buena
➢ Headache/ache... • Boil chopped leaves in 2 glasses of water q…
11 terms
Herbal Medicine
Echinacea
Ephedra (ma huang)
Garlic
Ginkgo
Decrease duration and intensity of cold symptoms
Treatment of respiratory ailments such as bronchitis and asth…
For cholesterol lowering and atherosclerosis
Treatment of intermittent claudication, and cerebral insuffic…
Echinacea
Decrease duration and intensity of cold symptoms
Ephedra (ma huang)
Treatment of respiratory ailments such as bronchitis and asth…
Herbal medicine
Aloe Vera
Arnica
Echinacea
Feverfew
skin lesions, esp. burns... Other uses:... • GI irritation... • consti…
• sprains, brooses... • strains... • ecchymosis... • Osteoarthritis
boils/acne (topical)... Other uses:... • common cold... • influenza... •…
migraine prophylaxis
Aloe Vera
skin lesions, esp. burns... Other uses:... • GI irritation... • consti…
Arnica
• sprains, brooses... • strains... • ecchymosis... • Osteoarthritis
15 terms
Herbal Medicine
Aloe Vera
Arnica
Black Cohosh
Cranberry
Topically sun burns, relieve constipation , GI issues
Sprains, strains, eccymosis, osteoarthritis - ONLY USED TOPIC…
post-menopausal
UTIs. Contains salicylate and oxalate. Interact with anti-coa…
Aloe Vera
Topically sun burns, relieve constipation , GI issues
Arnica
Sprains, strains, eccymosis, osteoarthritis - ONLY USED TOPIC…
Herbal Medicine
Echinacea... (Echinacea purpurea, Echinac…
Ginkgo... (Ginkgo biloba)
Garlic... (Allium sativum)
Ginseng... (Panax ginseng/Asian ginseng)(…
Use: decrease duration and intensity of cold... Mechanism: incre…
Use: improve memory / treat Alzheimer's... Mechanism: restore 5-…
Use: Allicin dried powder (unstable, cooking reduces) atheros…
Use: boost immune system and stamina... Mechanism: ginsenosides…
Echinacea... (Echinacea purpurea, Echinac…
Use: decrease duration and intensity of cold... Mechanism: incre…
Ginkgo... (Ginkgo biloba)
Use: improve memory / treat Alzheimer's... Mechanism: restore 5-…
12 terms
Herbal Medicine
Echinacea (Tea)
Indian gooseberry
Ginkgo Leaf Extract
St. John's Wort
-Widely used to fight infections, especially the common cold…
-Taken by mouth for high cholesterol, "hardening of the arter…
Anti-ischemic, antioxidative, PAF-antagonistic, hemorrhagic
antidepressant
Echinacea (Tea)
-Widely used to fight infections, especially the common cold…
Indian gooseberry
-Taken by mouth for high cholesterol, "hardening of the arter…
16 terms
Herbal Medicine
Aloe Vera
Arnica
Black Cohosh
Cranberry
-Topical for skin lesions... -Especially burns... -Orally for GI ir…
-Topical for musculoskeletal issues... -Sprain & Strains... -Ecchym…
-Reduce menopausal symptoms (hot flashes)
-UTIs... -Containy salicylate and oxalate... -Has anticoagulant/ant…
Aloe Vera
-Topical for skin lesions... -Especially burns... -Orally for GI ir…
Arnica
-Topical for musculoskeletal issues... -Sprain & Strains... -Ecchym…
50 terms
Herbal Medicine
Alterative
Amphoteric... (Respiratory Tonics)
Analgesic
Antacid
Restores health; helps body assimilate nutrients & eliminate…
Increases/decreases tightens/relaxes based on body's needs... E…
Relieves Pain... Ex: St John's Wort, skullcap, meadowsweet.
Reduces Stomach acid... Ex: Meadowsweet
Alterative
Restores health; helps body assimilate nutrients & eliminate…
Amphoteric... (Respiratory Tonics)
Increases/decreases tightens/relaxes based on body's needs... E…
10 terms
Herbal Medicine
Akapulko
Ampalaya
Bawang
Bayabas
Also known as "bayabas-bayasbasan" and "ringworm bush" in Eng…
"Bitter gourd" or "bitter melon" ... Treatment of diabetes
"Garlic"... Reduces cholesterol in blood and hence, helps contro…
"Guava"... An antiseptic to disinfect wounds... A mouth wash to tre…
Akapulko
Also known as "bayabas-bayasbasan" and "ringworm bush" in Eng…
Ampalaya
"Bitter gourd" or "bitter melon" ... Treatment of diabetes
39 terms
herbal medicine
Herbal Teas
Bolus
Electuary
Fomentation
infusion - for use of volatile oils found in the delicate par…
suppository
small amount of herb is mixed with honey, maple syrup, or pea…
aka - compress... external application of herbs used to tx swell…
Herbal Teas
infusion - for use of volatile oils found in the delicate par…
Bolus
suppository
Herbal Medicine
ADAPTOGEN
ALTERNATIVE
ANTICATARRHAL
NERVINE
Original Def: Cause inc. in bodily rehsistance and vitality -…
Def: Gradually restore proper function to body & increase ove…
Def: Removes access mucus from the sinuses and other parts of…
Def: Beneficial effect on nervous system that are divided int…
ADAPTOGEN
Original Def: Cause inc. in bodily rehsistance and vitality -…
ALTERNATIVE
Def: Gradually restore proper function to body & increase ove…
Herbal Medicine
What is herbal medicine?
What body/act regulates herbals and su…
What cannot be on the label of an herb…
What must be done in order to remove a…
alternative approach to contemporary healthcare where medicin…
DSHEA: Dietary Supplement and Health Eduction Act
cannot have claims to "cure"
FDA must prove the substance unsafe
What is herbal medicine?
alternative approach to contemporary healthcare where medicin…
What body/act regulates herbals and su…
DSHEA: Dietary Supplement and Health Eduction Act
41 terms
Herbal Medicine
What is herbal medicine?
What body/act regulates herbals and su…
What cannot be on the label of an herb…
What must be done in order to remove a…
alternative approach to contemporary healthcare where medicin…
DSHEA: Dietary Supplement and Health Eduction Act
cannot have claims to "cure"
FDA must prove the substance unsafe
What is herbal medicine?
alternative approach to contemporary healthcare where medicin…
What body/act regulates herbals and su…
DSHEA: Dietary Supplement and Health Eduction Act
Herbal Medicine
- Pregnant... - Cats
Food regulated
- Western... - Chinese... - Ayurvedic ... - Aro…
Herbivores
Many herbs have not been proven safe in?
How herbal medicine is regulated.
Types of herbal medicine
Bulk herbs are most commonly used in this type of animal (dri…
- Pregnant... - Cats
Many herbs have not been proven safe in?
Food regulated
How herbal medicine is regulated.
Herbal Medicine
What herbal medicine is used topically…
What is an herbal remedy for ulcerativ…
Which herbal drug may have an adverse…
What is an herbal drug with similar ef…
Aloe vera
Aloe Vera is an herbal remeby for GIT irritations.... ... Side eff…
Aloe Vera taken orally for GIT problems: it may decrease bloo…
Black Cohosh.... It binds estrogen receptors. It can be used in…
What herbal medicine is used topically…
Aloe vera
What is an herbal remedy for ulcerativ…
Aloe Vera is an herbal remeby for GIT irritations.... ... Side eff…
9 terms
Herbal Medicine
Benefits of gingko?
What should we know about ginseng?
St. Johns Wort is used for ___________…
Omega 3 Fatty acids found in fish oil…
NONE: and it may increase bleeding risk! don't use it
it can lower blood sugar, but this can be to a pathological d…
HIV meds; warfarin; oral contraceptives
triglycerides by up to 50%!; it is also anti-inflammatory and…
Benefits of gingko?
NONE: and it may increase bleeding risk! don't use it
What should we know about ginseng?
it can lower blood sugar, but this can be to a pathological d…
Herbal Medicine
What are some side effects of herbal m…
Are herbal medicine FDA approved?
What is recommended by the American So…
What is the clinical use of Aloe?
Can interact with a lot of other drugs that are being simulta…
No, very few controlled studies have been performed to docume…
Patients should discontinue all herbal medicine 2 to 3 weeks…
Primary for the treatment of burns, skin inflammation, stimul…
What are some side effects of herbal m…
Can interact with a lot of other drugs that are being simulta…
Are herbal medicine FDA approved?
No, very few controlled studies have been performed to docume…
38 terms
Herbal Medicine
What herbal is an immunostimulant for…
What herbal can cause hypoglycemia and…
What herbal should you never use if yo…
What herbal can be for PMS or labor in…
Ginseng
Ginseng
Black Cohosh
Black Cohosh
What herbal is an immunostimulant for…
Ginseng
What herbal can cause hypoglycemia and…
Ginseng
Herbal Medicine
Why do we lack evidence of effectivene…
Why is there so much variation between…
What is echinacea used to treat?
What is the mechanism of echinacea?
large double-blind randomized trials are lacking... doses and f…
different growth conditions... no standardization of active ingr…
decrease duration and intensity of colds
increases cytokine production... (changes immune system!)... inhibi…
Why do we lack evidence of effectivene…
large double-blind randomized trials are lacking... doses and f…
Why is there so much variation between…
different growth conditions... no standardization of active ingr…
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