Flashcards in Quiz: Quiz 1 Deck (13):
Premier text on CM Theory
Yellow Emperor's Inner Classic/Huang Di Nei Jing
1st book to focus on herbal prescription
Divine Husband's Classic of Materia Medica/Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing
Author: Zhang Zhing Jing
Discussion of Cold Damage/Shang Han Lun
Name the 6 Tastes (Flavors)
Bitter, Sweet, Spicy, Salty, Sour, Bland
The salty taste goes to the:
The sweet taste travels in the:
(True or False) Bland herbs tend to promote diuresis (urination) and leech dampness.
(True or False) Warming, hot, spicy, aromatic herbs tend to move pathogenic factors "up and out."
Minerals are generally cooked:
for 30-60 minutes prior to adding other ingredients
The _______directs the action of the other herbs in a formula.
List the 8 Traditional Methods of CHM.
sweating, vomiting, draining downward, warming, clearing, reducing, harmonizing, tonifying
A qian equals approximately: