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Flashcards in Stop Bleeding - Herb Differentiation Deck (19):
1

which two herbs have a neutral property

Xian He Cao - Agrimoniae Herba (astringent, bitter, neutral)
Pu Huang - Typhae Pollen (acrid, sweet, neutral)

2

which three herbs can generate flesh

Da Ji - Cirsi Japonici Herba seu Radix (reduces swelling and generates flesh at sores)
Di Yu - Sanguisorbae Radix (clears heat and generates flesh)
Bai Ji - Bletillae Rhizoma (reduces swelling and generates flesh)

3

which herb eliminates dampness and stops itching

Ai Ye - Artemisiae Argyi Folium

4

which herb benefits the gallbladder and reduces jaundice

Da Ji - Cirsi Japonici Herba seu Radix (especially for jaundice due to damp-heat)

5

which two herbs promotes urination

Pu Huang - Typhae Pollen (for hot, painful urinary dribbling [LIN syndrome])
Bai Mao Gen - Imperatae Rhizoma (for hot painful urinary dribbling and other heat patterns with edema and urinary difficulty)

6

list 5 herbs that have the ability to cool the blood

Dai Ji - Cirsi Japonici Herba seu Radix
Di Yu - Sanguisorbae Radix
Huai Mi - Sophorae Flos Immaturus
Ce Bai Ye - Platycladi Cacumen
Bai Mao Gen - Imperatae Rhizoma

7

which herb cools the liver

Huai Mi - Sophorae Flos Immaturus

8

which two herbs have a warm property

San Qi - Notoginseng Radix (sweet, slightly bitter, warm)
Ai Ye - Artemisiae Argyi Folium (acrid, bitter, warm)

9

which herb in this category treats hypertension

Da Ji - Cirsi Japonici Herba seu Radix (recently used for hypertension, especially when accompanied by signs of liver heat)

10

which herb stops cough and expels phlegm

Ce Bai Ye - Platicladi Cacumen

11

which herb clears heat from the ST & LU

Bai Mao Gen - Imperatae Rhizoma (nausea and thirst due to stomach heat or wheezing due to lung heat)

12

which herb alleviates diarrhea and dysenteric disorders

Xian He Cao - Agrimoniae Herba

13

which herb warms the womb

Ai Ye - Artemisiae Argyi Folium

14

which herb kills parasites

Xian He Cao - Agrimoniae Herba

15

which two herbs are often used together to treat lower jiao damp heat

Di Yu - Sanguisorbae Radix
Huai Mi - Sophorae Flos Immaturus

16

which herb treats bleeding mainly from the lungs and stomach

Bai Ji - Bletillae Rhizoma

17

which herb can be used to treat for excess, deficiency, cold, or heat

Xian He Cao - Agrimoniae Herba

18

which two herbs invigorate the blood

San Qi - Notoginseng Radix
Pu Huang - Typhae Pollen

19

which herb is sour

Di Yu - Sanguisorbae Radix (bitter, sour, slightly cold)