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What is the Latin name for Sha Shen?

Glehniae Radix

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To which category does Sha Shen - Glehniae Radix belong?

Tonify Yin

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Is Sha Shen - Glehniae Radix the northern of southern root?

Bei Sha Shen - northern
Nan Sha Shen - Adenophorae Radix - Southern
when unspecified - always Bei Sha Shen

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Which channels does Sha Shen - Glehniae Radix enter?

LU ST

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What are the properties of Sha Shen - Glehniae Radix?

sweet
sl bitter
sl cold

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What are the Fx of Sha Shen - Glehniae Radix?

·nourishes LU yin & clears LU heat
·nourishes the ST Yin & generates fluids

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What is the Latin name for Xi Yang Shen?

Panacis Quinquefolii Radix

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To which category does Xi Yang Shen - Panacis Quinquefolii Radix belong?

Tonify Yin

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Which channels does Xi Yang Shen - Quinquefolii Radix enter?

LU
KD
HT

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What are the properties of Xi Yang Shen - Quinquefolii Radix?

sweet
sl bitter
cold

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What are the Fx of Xi Yang Shen - Quinquefolii Radix?

·benefits the Qi, generates fluid, nourishes Yin
·nurtures the LU Yin & clears fire from the LU

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What is the Latin name for Tian Men Dong?

Aspargi Radix

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To which category does Tian Men Dong - Aspargi Radix belong?

Tonify Yin

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Which channels does Tian Men Dong - Aspargi Radix enter?

LU
KD

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What are the properties of Tian Men Dong - Aspargi Radix?

sweet
bitter
very cold

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What are the Fx of Tian Men Dong - Apsargi Radix?

·nourishes KD Yin & clears LU heat
·moistens the LU, nourishes KD, generates fluids

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What is the Latin name for Shi Hu?

Dendrobii Herba

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To which category does Shi Hu - Dendrobii Herba belong?

Tonify Yin

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Which channels does Shi Hu - Dendrobii Herba enter?

KD
ST

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What are the properties of Shi Hu - Dendrobii Herba?

sweet
sl salty
bland
sl cold

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What are the Fx of Shi Hu - Dendrobii Herba?

·nourishes the ST Yin, clears heat & generates fluids
·enriches KD Yin & reduces heat from def
·tonifies KD, augments Essence, brightens the vision

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What is the Latin name for Yu Zhu?

Polygonati Odorati Rhizoma

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To which category does Yu Zhu - Polygonati Odorati Rhizoma belong?

Tonify Yin

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Which channels does Yu Zhu - Polygonati Odorati Herba enter?

LU
ST

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What are the properties of Yu Zhu - Polygonati Odorati Rhizoma?

sweet
sl cold

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What are the Fx of Yu Zhu - Polygonati Rhizoma?

·nourishes Yin & moistens dryness, enriches ST and LU Yin
·extinguishes wind & softens & moistens sinews

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What is the Latin name for Bai He?

Lilii Bulbus

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To which category does Bai He - Lilii Bulubus belong?

Tonify Yin

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Which channels does Bai He - Lilii Bulbus enter?

LU
HT

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What are the properties of Bai He - Lilii Bulbus?

sweet
sl bitter
sl cold

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What are the Fx of Bai He - Lilii Bulbus?

·moistens LU, clears heat, stops cough
·clears HT heat, clams the spirit

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What is the Latin name for Mo Han Lian?

Ecliptae Herba

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To which category does Mo Han Lian - Ecliptae Herba belong?

Tonify Yin

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Which channels does Mo Han Lian - Ecliptae Herba enter?

KD
LV

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What are the properties of Mo Han Lian - Ecliptae Herba?

sweet
sour
cool

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What are the Fx of Mo Han Lian - Ecliptae Herba?

·nourishes & Tonifies LV and KD Yin
·cools blood & stops bleeding

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What is the Latin name for Nu Zhen Zi?

Ligustri Lucidi Fructus

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To which category does Nu Zhen Zi - Ligustri Lucidi Fructus belong?

Tonify Yin

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Which channels does Nu Zhen Zi - Ligustri Lucidi Fructus enter?

KD
LV

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What are the properties of Nu Zhen Zi - Ligustri Lucidi Fructus?

bitter
sweet
cool

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What are the Fx of Nu Zhen Zi - Ligustri Lucidi Fructus?

·nourishes & tonifies LV and KD
·augments LV and KD & clears heat from deficiency
·augments LV & KD & improves vision

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What is the latin name for Hei Zhi Ma?

Sesami Semen Nigrum

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To what category does Hei Zhi Ma - Sesami Semen Nigrum belong?

Tonify Yin

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Which channels does Hei Zhi Ma - Sesami Semen Nigrum enter?

KD
LV
LI

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What are the properties of Hei Zhi Ma - Sesami Semen Nigrum?

sweet
neutral

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What are the Fx of Hei Zhi Ma - Sesami Semen Nigrum?

·nourishes and fortifies LV and KD
·nourishes blood and extinguishes wind
·moistens and lubricates intestines

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What is the Latin name for Gui Ban?

Testudinis Plastrum

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To which category does Gui Ban - Testudinis Plastrum belong?

Tonify Yin

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Which channels does Gui Ban - Testudinis Plastrum enter?

KD
LV
HT

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What are the properties of Gui Ban - Testudinis Plastrum?

salty
sweet
cold

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What are the Fx of Gui Ban - Testudinis Plastrum?

·nourishes Yin & anchors Yang, strongly tonifies LV & KD Yin
·benefits KD & strengthens bones
·nourishes the blood, enriches the Yin & stabilizes the Chong and Ren
·cools the blood & stops uterine bleeding
·nourishes blood & tonifies HT

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What is the Latin name for Bie Jia?

Trionycis Carapax

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To which category does Bie Jia - Trionycis Carapax belong?

Tonify Yin

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Which channels does Bie Jia - Trionycis Carapax enter?

LV
SP

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What are the properties of Bie Jia - Trionysis Carapax?

salty
sl cold

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What are the Fx of Bie Jia - Trionycis Carapax?

·nourishes the yin & anchors the Yang
·invigorates blood, promotes menstruation & dissipates nodules
·heavily anchors & causes to descend, unblocks & facilitates the Fx of the blood vessels

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What is the Latin name for Mai Men Dong?

Ophiopogonis Radix

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To which category does Mai Men Dong - Ophiopogonis Radix belong?

Tonify Yin

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Which channels does Mai Men Dong - Ophiopogonis Radix enter?

LU
ST
HT

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What are the properties of Mai Men Dong - Ophiopogonis Radix?

sweet
sl bitter
sl cold

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What are the Fx of Mai Men Dong - Ophiopogonis Radix?

·moistens LU & nourishes Yin
·augments the ST yin & generates fluids
·clears HT & eliminates irritability
·moistens the intestines