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1

jin ying zi
(latin)

rosae laevigatae fructus

2

jin ying zi
(fx)

1. stabilize KD, contain essence
2. bind up intestine, stop diarrhea

3

hai piao xiao
(latin)

sepiae endoconcha

4

hai piao xiao
(fx)

1. stabilize KD, contain essence
2. control ST acidity, stop pain
3. restrain/contain BLD, stop bleeding

5

fu pen zi
(latin)

rubi fructus

6

fu pen zi
(fx)

1. stabilize KD, contain essence
2. assist yang, improve vision
3. contain urine

7

qian shi
(latin)

euryales semen

8

qian shi
(fx)

1. stabilize KD, contain essence
2. strengthen SP, stop diarrhea
3. expel damp, stop discharge

9

lian zi
(latin)

nelumbinis semen

10

lian zi
(fx)

1. stabilize KD, contain essence
2. strengthen SP, stop diarrhea
3. nourish HT, calm shen

11

wu wei zi
(latin)

schisandrae fructus

12

wu wei zi
(fx)

1. contain leakage of LU qi, stop cough
2. stabilize KD, contain essence
3. stop diarrhea
4. generate fluid
5. inhibit sweat
6. calm shen

13

bai guo
(latin)

gingko semen

14

bai guo
(fx)

1. contain leakage of LU qi, stop cough
2. eliminate damp, stop discharge
3. contain urine

15

wu mei
(latin)

mume fructus

16

wu mei
(fx)

1. contain leakage of LU qi, stop cough
2. bind up intestine, stop diarrhea
3. expel roundworm, stop pain

4. generate fluid
5. stop bleeding (mild)
6. treat corns and warts (topically)

17

he zi
(latin)

chebule fructus

18

he zi
(fx)

1. contain leakage of LU qi, stop cough
2. bind up intestine, stop diarrhea
3. improve condition of throat

19

chi shi zhi
(latin)

halloysitum rubrum

20

chi shi zhi
(fx)

1. bind up intestine, stop diarrhea
2. contain blood, stop bleeding

3. promote healing of wounds

21

rou dou kou
(latin)

myristicae semen

22

rou dou kou
(fx)

1. bind up intestine, stop diarrhea
2. warm MJ, move qi, stop pain

23

chun pi
(latin)

ailanthic cortex

24

chun pi
(fx)

1. bind up intestine, stop diarrhea
2. clear heat, dry damp

3. kill parasites (externally)

25

fu xiao mai
(latin)

tritici fructus levis

26

fu xiao mai
(fx)

1. inhibit sweat (qi/yin deficiency)
2. nourish HT, calm shen

3. for bedwetting in children

* TASTE IS OK/TOLERABLE

27

which of the herbs in this category is often used in soup-stock?

summer-heat dampness soup (often use with BAI BIAN DOU)

1. LIAN ZI
2. QIAN SHI

28

which stabilize and bind herbs have tonifying properties?

WU WEI ZI - KD
(SHAN ZHU YU – KD)

LIAN ZI - SP

29

what pattern of insomnia is most appropriately treated by WU WEI ZI?

what kind of cough can WWZ treat?

use for people with insomnia due to KD yin deficiency leading to HT fire

for LU DEFICIENCY CHRONIC cough, not for excess.

30

what is an important secondary function of WU MEI?

what form of WU MEI can be used to stop bleeding?

expels roundworms and alleviates pain

WU MEI TAN (charred)

31

which herbs in this category can generate fluids and is indicated for wasting and thirsting disorder?

1. WU WEI ZI
2. WU MEI

32

what makes HE ZI stand out from the other leaking LU qi containing herbs?

should HE ZI be crushed before using?

HZ is used for cough due to PHLEGM FIRE

* doesn't clear the heat because it's neutral

* just directs qi and phlegm fire downward to benefit the throat

* same as NIU XI

SHOULD BE CRUSHED