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Flashcards in Calm Shen Differentiation Deck (46):
1

which herb calms the liver and anchors and preserves the floating yang

Long Gu - Fossilia Ossis Mastodi

2

which herb can be used topically for chronic, non-healing sores and ulcers

Long Gu - Fossilia Ossis Mastodi

3

which herb benefits the yin and anchors the floating yang

Mu Li - Ostreae Concha

4

which herb soften hardness and dissipates nodules

Mu Li - Ostreae Concha

5

which herb absorbs acidity and alleviates pain

Mu Li - Ostreae Concha
However, Hai Piao Xiao is the "go-to" herb for this function

6

which herb nourishes the kidneys, augments the liver and improves vision and hearing

Ci Shi - Magnitium

7

which herb aids the kidneys in grasping the qi

Ci Shi - Magnititum

8

which herbs clear the liver and eliminates superficial visual obstruction

Zhen Zhu - Margarita
Zhen Zhu Mu - Margaritiferae Concha Usta

9

which herb sedates fright and calms the spirit

Zhen Zhu Mu - Margaritiferae Concha Usta

10

which herb promotes healing and generates flesh

Zhen Zhu - Margarita

11

which herb calms the liver, anchors yang and drains liver fire

Zhen Zhu Mu - Margaritiferae Concha Usta

12

which herbs prevent the leakage of fluids

Long Gu - Fossilia Ossis Mastodi
Mu Li - Ostreae Concha

13

which herb generates flesh

Zhen Zhu - Margarita: promotes healing and generates flesh

14

which two herbs nourish the heart blood and calm the spirit

Bai Zi Ren - Platycladi Semen
Ye Jiao Teng - Polygoni Multiflori Caulis

15

which herb warms the lungs and directs the qi downward

Zi Shi Ying - Fluoritum

16

which herb warms the womb while warming and unblocking the Ren and Chong

Zi Shi Ying - Fluoritum

17

which herb unblocks the channels

Ye Jiao Teng - Polygoni Multiflori Caulis: nourishes blood and unblocks the channels

18

which herb can unblock menses

Hu Po - Succinum: invigorates the blood, dissipates stasis and unblocks menses

19

which herbs promote healing

Zhen Zhu - Margarita: promotes healing and generates flesh
Hu Po - Succinum: reduces swelling and promotes healing

20

which herb promotes urination

Hu Po - Succinum: promotes urination and unblocks painful urinary dribbling, esp. with bloody urine

21

which herb has been recently used for CAD

Hu Po - Succinum

22

which herb nourishes the heart yin, augments the liver blood, and quiets the spirit

Suan Zao Ren - Ziziphi Spinosae Semen

23

which herb moistens the intestines and unblocks bowels

Bai Zi Ren - Platycladi Semen

24

which herb clears heat, relieves toxicity and prevents putrefaction

Zhu Sha - Cinnabaris

25

which herb expels phlegm and sedates jitteriness, convulsions and tremors

Zhu Sha - Cinnabaris

26

which two herbs are used for spontaneous sweating due to yin deficiency

Suan Zao Ren - Ziziphi Spinosae Semen
Bai Zi Ren - Platycladi Semen

27

which herb expels phlegm, clears the orifices, and stops cough

Yuan Zhi - Polygalae Radix
*one of the best herbs for insubstantial phlegm, although it does also treat substantial phlegm as well

28

which two herbs reduce abscesses and dissipate swellings

Yuan Zi - Polygalae Radix
He Huan Pi - Albiziae Cortex

29

which herb relives constraint emotions

He Huan Pi - Albiziae Cortex

30

which herb alleviates itching

Ye Jiao Teng - Polygoni Multiflori Caulis

31

which herb treats initial stage trauma only

He Huan Pi - Albiziae Cortex: harmonizes the blood, stops pain, and reconnects sinews and bones

32

which herb goes to the HT, LV, KD

Long Gu - Fossilia Ossis Mastodi

33

which two herbs go to the LV, KD

Mu Li - Ostreae Concha
Ci Shi - Magnititum

34

which herbs go to the HT, LV

Zhen Zhu - Margarita
Zhen Zhu Mu - Margaritiferae Concha Usta
Zi Shi Ying - Fluoritum
He Huan Pi - Albiziae Cortex
Ye Jiao Teng - Polygoni Multiflori Caulis

35

which herb goes to the HT, LV, UB

Hu Po - Succinum

36

which herb goes only to the heart

Zhu Sha - Cinnarbaris

37

which herb goes to GB, HT, LV, SP

Suan Zao Ren - Ziziphi Spinosae Semen

38

which herb goes to the HT, KD, LI

Bai Zi Ren - Platycladi Semen

39

which herb goes to the HT, LU

Yuan Zhi - Polygalae Radix

40

which herb prevents abnormal sweating

Suan Zao Ren - Ziziphi Spinosae Semen

41

which herb can stop bleeding

Zhen Zhu Mu - Margartitiferae Concha Usta

42

of the herbs that anchor, settle and calm shen, which of them are neutral

Long Gu - Fossilia Ossis Mastodi
Hu Po - Succinum

43

of the herbs that anchor, settle and calm shen, which of them are cool or cold

Mu Li - Ostreae Concha: astringent, salty cool
Ci Shi - Magnititum: acrid, salty, cold
Zhen Zhu - Margartia: sweet, salty, cold
Zhen Zhu Mu - Margaritiferae Concha Usta: sweet, salty, cold
Zhu Sha - Cinnabaris: sweet, toxic, cool

44

which herb is sweet and warm

Zi Shi Ying - Fluoritum

45

which herb has a sour property

Suan Zao Ren - Ziziphi Spinosae Semen: sweet, sour, neutral

46

of the herbs that nourish and calm shen, which is not neutral

Yuan Zhi - Polygalae Radix: acrid, bitter, slightly warm