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What is the Latin name for (zhi) He Shou Wu?

Polygoni Multiflori Radix

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To what category does (zhi) He Shou Wu - Polygoni Multifori Radix belong?

Herbs that Tonify Blood

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What channels does (zhi) He Shou Wu - Polygoni Multiflori Radix enter?

LV
KD

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What are the properties of (zhi) He Shou Wu?

bitter
sweet
astringent
sl warm

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What are the Fx of (zhi) He Shou Wu - Polygoni Multiflori Radix?

·tonifes the LV & KD, nourishes blood & Augments the essence
·expels win from the skin by nourishing the blood
*modern research shows benefits to cholesterol*

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What is the Latin name for Bai Shao?

Paeoniae Radix Alba

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To what category does Bai Shao - Paeoniae Radix Alba belong?

Tonify Blood

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What channels does Bai Shao - Paeoniae Radix Alba enter?

LV
SP

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What are the properties of Bai Shao - Paeoniae Radix Alba?

bitter
sour
mildly cool

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What are the Fx of Bai Shao - Paeoniae Radix Alba?

·nourishes the blood, regulates the menses
·calms & curbs the LV yang, alleviates pain
·preserves the Yin, adjusts the nutritive & protective (wei & ying) levels

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What is the Latin name for E Jiao?

Asini Corii Colla

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To what category does E Jiao - Asini Corri Colla belong?

Tonify Blood

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What channels does E Jiao - Asini Corii Colla enter?

LV
KD
LU

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What are the properties of E Jiao - Asini Corri Colla?

sweet
neutral

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What are the Fx of E Jiao - Asini Corri Colla?

·tonifies the blood
·nourishes the blood & stops bleeding
·nourishes & moistens the Yin

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What is the Latin name for Gou Qi Zi??

Lycii Fructus

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To what category does Gou Qi Zi - Lycii Fructus belong?

Tonify Blood

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What channels does Gou Qi Zi - Lycii Fructus enter?

LV
KD
LU

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What are the properties of Gou Qi Zi - Lycii Fructus?

sweet
neutral

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What are the Fx of Gou Qi Zi - Lycii Fructus?

·nourishes & tonifies the LV & KD
·benefits the Essence & brightens the eyes
·enriches the Yin & moistens the LU

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What is the Latin name for Long Yan Rou?

Longan Arillus

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To what category does Long Yan Rou - Longan Arillus belong?

Tonify Blood

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What channels does Long Yan Rou - Longan Arillus enter?

HT
SP

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What are the properties of Long Yan Rou - Longan Arillus?

sweet
warm

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What are the Fx of Long Yan Rou - Longan Arillus?

·tonifies & augments the HT & SP, nourishes the Blood & calms the spirit

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What is the Latin name for Sang Shen?

Mori Fructus

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To what category does Sang Shen belong?

Tonify Blood

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What channels does Sang Shen - Mori Fructus enter?

LV
KD
HT

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What are the properties of Sang Shen - Mori Fructus?

sweet
cold

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What are the Fx of Sang Shen - Mori Fructus?

·tonifies the Blood & enriches the Yin
·moistens the intestines (for const. due to blood def or insufficient fluids)

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What is the Latin name for Shu Di Huang?

Rehmmaniae Radix Preparata

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To what category does Shu Di Huang - Rehmanniae Radix Preparata belong?

Tonify Blood

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What channels does Shu Di Huang - Rehmanniae Radix Preparata enter?

HT
LV
KD

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What are the properties of Shu Di Huang - Rehmanniae Radix Preparata?

sweet
sl warm

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What are the Fx of Shu Di Huang - Rehmanniae Radix Preparata?

·tonifies the Blood
·nourishes the Yin
·strongly enriches the Yin & relieves wasting & thirsting disorder
·nourishes the Blood and tonifies the Essence

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What is the Latin name for Dang Gui?

Angelica Sinensis Radix

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To what category does Dang Gui - Angelicae Sinensis Radix belong?

Tonify Blood

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What channels does Dang Gui - Angelicae Sinensis Radix enter?

LV
HT
SP

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What are the properties of Dang Gui - Angelicae Sinensis Radix?

sweet
acrid
warm

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What are the Fx of Dang Gui - Angelicae Sinensis Radix?

·tonfies the BLood & regulates the menses
·invigorates & harmonizes the Blood & disperses cold
·moistens the intestines & unblocks the bowel
·reduces swelling, expels pus, generates flesh, alleviates pain