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Flashcards in PMR - Formulas Deck (13):
1

What is the formula for draining damp?

Wu Ling San (Five Ingredient Powder with Poria)

2

What are the actions of Er Chen Tang (Two-Aged Decoction)?

· dries dampness
· transforms phlegm
· regulates the Qi
· harmonizes middle burner

3

What is the chief herb in the patent formula Yunnan Bai Yao?

San Qi - Notoginseng Radix

4

What are the actions of Yunnan Bai Yao?

· stop bleeding
· invigorate the blood
· disperse swelling
· clear heat
· resolve toxins
· relieve pain

5

What is the formula for SP Qi Deficiency?

Si Jun Zi Tang (4 Gentleman Decoction)

6

what is the basic formulae to tonify blood (and regulate Liver)?

si wu tang (4 substance decoction)

shu di haung
bai shao
dang gui
chuan xiong

7

What are the main actions of Si Jun Zi Tang (4 Gentleman Decoction)?

Tonifies Qi & Strengthens the SP

8

What is the basic formula to tonify blood?

Si Wu Tang (4 Substance Decoction)

9

What are the main actions of Si Wu Tang (4 Substance Decoction)?

Tonifies Blood & Regulates Qi

10

What are the ingredients in Si Wu Tang (4 Substance Decoction)?

1. Shu Di Huang (chief) - tonify blood
2. Bai Shao (deputy) - tonify blood
3. Chuang Xiong - invigorate blood (modify cloying characteristics of chief herb)
3. Dang Gui - tonify & invigorate blood

11

What is the main formula for insomnia?

Suan Zao Ren Tang

12

What are the actions of Suan Zao Ren Tang?

· nourishes the blood
· calms the spirit
· clears heat
· eliminates irritability

13

which formula tonifies Qi and which formula tonifies Blood?

tonify Qi - Si Zun Zi Tang
tonify Blood - Si Wu Tang