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1

What are the most common manifestations of Damp Phlegm?

Coughing with copious, clear, or white sputum that is easy to expectorate, focal distention, nausea, weakness of the extremities, headache, and palpitations with anxiety. Tongue has a white coat that is slippery or greasy, and pulse is moderate or wiry.

2

What is the etiology of Damp Phlegm?

Generally attributed is a weakening of the middle burner's transporting and transforming functions that impedes the circulation of fluids, which form phlegm.

3

What are the ingredients to Er Chen Tang?

Zhi Ban Xia,
Chen Pi,
Fu Ling,
Zhi Gan Cao

4

What are the signs and symptoms of Er Chen Tang?

Coughing with copious, white sputum that is easily expectorated, focal distention and a stifling sensation in the chest and diaphragm, palpitations, nausea or vomiting, dizziness, a white, moist, or greasy tongue coating, and a slippery pulse.

5

Er Chen Tang dries dampness, transforms phlegm, regulates the ___, and harmonizes the _____ _____.

qi, middle burner

6

What formula is for phlegm damp excessive Lung cough?

Er Chen Tang

7

Does Er Chen Tang tonify qi?

No

8

What does Fu Ling do? Why is this important in Er Chen Tang?

It tonifies the Spleen. Spleen qi deficiency is at the root of phlegm.

9

What are the ingredients of Si Jun Zi Tang?

Ren Shen,
Bai Zhu,
Fu Ling,
Zhi Gan Cao

10

Si Jun Zi Tang is the basic __ ____ formula.

qi tonic

11

What two organs are affected by deficiency in Si Jun Zi Tang?

Spleen and Lung

12

Laconic of speech, low and soft voice, reduced appetite, loose stools, weakness of limbs.

Caused by improper eating habits, excessive deliberation, or overwork.

What formula treats these signs and symptoms?

Si Jun Zi Tang

13

What formula is Si Jun Zi Tang with Chen Pi and Ban Xia?

Liu Jun Zi Tang

14

What does Liu Jun Zi Tang treat?

More damp phlegm and more distention.

15

Si Jun Zi Tang treats deficiency of what organ?

Spleen

16

What are the ingredients to Liu Jun Zi Tang?

Ren Shen,
Bai Zhu,
Fu Ling,
Zhi Gan Cao,
Chen Pi, and
Zhi Ban Xia