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Flashcards in Tonify Yin Differentiation Deck (35):
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which herbs go to the LU and ST

Bei Sha Shen - Glehniae Radix
Yu Zhu - Polygonati Odorati Rhizoma

1

which herb goes to the KD, HT, LU

Xi Yang Shen - Panacis Quinquefolii Radix (american ginseng)

2

which herb goes to the HT, LU, ST

Mai Men Dong - Ophiopogonis Radix

3

which herb goes to the KD and LU

Tian Men Dong - Asparagi Radix

4

which herb goes to the KD and ST

Shi Hu - Dendrobii Herba

5

which herb goes to the HT and LU

Bai He - Lilii Bulbus

6

which herbs go to the KD and LV

Mo Han Lian - Ecliptae Herba
Nu Zhen Zi - Ligustri Lucidi Fructus

7

which herb goes to the KD, LV, LI

Hei Zhi Ma - Sesami Semen Nigrum

8

which herb goes to the KD, LV, HT

Gui Ban - Testudinis Plastrum

9

which herb goes to the LV and SP

Bie Jia - Trionycis Carapax

10

which herb is used when a non-productive cough is present?

Bai Sha Shen - Glehniae Radix
Bai He - Lilii Bulbus

11

which herbs clear heat from the lungs?
fire from the lungs?

Bai Sha Shen - Glehniae Radix: nourishes the LU yin and clears LU heat
Tian Men Dong - Asparagi Radix: nourishes the KD yin and clears LU heat
Xi Yang Shen - Panacis Quinquefolii Radix: nurtures the LU yin and clears fire from the LU

12

which herbs moisten the intestines

Mai Men Dong - Ophiopogonis Radix
Hei Zhi Ma - Sesami Semen Nigrum
Tian Men Dong - Asparagi Radix (*not a fxn, but indication-also for constipation due to dry intestines)

13

which herb is also a Qi tonic that nourishes yin at the same time

Xi Yang Shen - Panacis Quinquefolii Radix: benefits the qi, generates fluids and nourishes the yin

14

which herb has the property: very cold

Tian Men Dong - Asparagi Radix (*very cold and cloying)

15

which herbs generate fluids

Bei Sha Shen - Glehniae Radix: nourishes ST yin and generates fluids
Xi Yang Shen - Panacis Quinquefolii Radix: benefits qi, generates fluids and nourishes the yin
Mai Men Dong - Ophoipogonis Radix: Augments the ST yin and generates fluids
Tian Men Dong - Asparagi Radix: moistens the LU, nourishes the KD and generates fluids
Shi Hu - Dendrobii Herba: nouishes the yin, clears heat and generates fluids

16

which herb has the properties: sweet, sl. salty, bland, sl. cold

Shi Hu - Dendrobii Herba

17

which herb tonifies the KD, augments the essence and brightens the vision

Shi Hu - Dendrobii Herba

18

which herbs are good for wasting and thirsting disorder

Tian Men Dong - Asparagi Radix
Yu Zhu - Polygonati Odorati Rhizoma

19

which herb extinguishes wind and softens and moistens the sinews

Yu Zhu - Polygonati Odorati Rhizoma
**Indirectly extinguishes wind by nourishing fluids

20

which herb has the properties: sweet, sour, cool

Mo Han Lian - Ecliptae Herba

21

which herbs are used for the premature greying of hair

Mo Han Lian - Ecliptae Herba
Nu Zhen Zi - Ligustri Lucidi Fructus

*remember, this has nothing to do with essence or blood...we are tonifying the LV and KD to treat this

22

which herbs cool the blood and stop bleeding

Mo Han Lian - Ecliptae Herba: yin deficiency pattersn with bleeding due to heat in the blood: vomiting blood, coughing of blood, nosebleed, blood in the stool, uterine bleeding, esp. bloody urine.
Gui Ban - Testudinis Plastrum: for excessive menstruation or uterine bleeding caused by chaotic movement of hot blood

23

which herb augments the LV and KD and improves the vision

Nu Zhen Zi - Ligustri Lucidi Fructus

24

which herb treats insufficient lactation

Hei Zhi Ma - Sesami Semen Nigrum

25

which herb nourishes the blood and extinguishes wind

Hei Zhi Ma - Sesami Semen Nigrum
*INDIRECTLY extinguishes wind by nourishing yin and blood

26

which herb helps the root and branch of constipation

Hei Zhi Ma - Sesami Semen Nigrum
addresses constipation by nourishing blood (root) and by lubricating the intestines (branch)

27

which herb has the properties: sweet and neutral

Hei Zhi Ma - Sesami Semen Nigrum

28

which two herbs anchor the yang

Gui Ban - Testudinis Plastrum
Bie Jia - Trionycis Carapax

29

which herb strengthens the bones

Gui Ban - Testudinis Plastrum

30

which herb stabilizes the ren and the chong

Gui Ban - Testudinis Plastrum

31

which herb cools the blood and stops uterine bleeding

Gui Ban - Testudinis Plastrum

32

which herb tonifies the HT

Gui Ban - Testudinis Plastrum

33

which herb can be used for non-healing sores and ulcerations

Gui Ban - Testudinis Plastrum

34

which herb invigorates blood, promotes menses, and dissipates nodules

Bie Jia - Tryonicis Carapax