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Flashcards in Warm Herbs that Transform Cold Phlegm Deck (23):
1

Which herb in this category has the property of Salty?

Xuan Fu Hua
(Inulae Flos)

2

Which herb in this category is said to penetrate to the yin to restore the movement to the Yang, in addition to transforming cold-phlegm and dissipating clumps?

Bai Jie Zi
(Finapis Semen)

3

Which herb in this category opens up and disseminates the LU qi and benefits the voice, so can be used to treat loss of voice and throat pain?

Jie Geng
(Platycodi Radix)

4

Herbs that are flowers tend to have a light, ascending quality, but which herb in this category is a flower that has the function to direct qi downward?

Xuan Fu Hua
(Inulae Flos)

5

Which three herbs in this category have the ability to direct rebellious qi downward?

Zhi Ban Xia (Pinelliae Rhizoma Preparatum)
Xuan Fu Hua (Inulae Flos)
Bai Qian (Cynanchi Stauntonii Rhizoma)

6

(Rebellious qi downward herbs)
Which two mention treating vomiting?

Xuan Fu Hua (Inulae Flos)
Zhi Ban Xia (Pinelliae Rhizoma Preparatum)

7

(Rebellious qi downward herbs)
Which one mentions being able to promote the dissipation of pathogenic water?

Xuan Fu Hua
(Inulae Flos)

8

What are the different forms of Ban Xia preparation and how do they compare to each other in terms of toxicity and usage?

Prepared with Ginger Juice
(Zhi Ban Xia)

9

Which two herbs in this category are Toxic and only the prepared forms are used internally?

Zhi Ban Xia (Pinelliae Rhizoma Prepartum
Zhi Tian Nan Xing (Arisaematis Rhizoma Preparatum)

10

Which herb in this category is known for its ability to open up and raise the LU qi, while also being used in formulas to help direct the actions of other herbs to the upper regions of the body?

Jie Geng
(Platycodi Radix)

11

Which herb in this category has the ability to eliminate wind-phlegm in the channels and collaterals and can therefore be used to treat dizziness, vertigo, numbness of the limbs facial paralysis, spasms, opisthotonos, stroke, seizures, etc...?

Zhi Tian Nan Xing
(Arisaematis Rhizoma Preparatum)

12

What are the general cautions and contraindications for using herbs from this category?

Yin Def. (Because they are drying herbs)

13

Which herb in this category is said by Bensky to cause diarrhea with overdose?

Bai Jie Zi
(Sinapis Semen)

14

Which herb in this category has the function to soften hardened phlegm to break up clumped accumulations and promotes the dissipation of pathogenic water?

Xuan Fu Hua
(Inulae Flos)

15

Which herb in this category strongly warms the LU to treat accumulation of cold-phlegm in chronic disorders while it also has the ability to disperse clumps and unblock the collaterals to stop pain?

Bai Jie Zi
(Sinapis Semen)

16

Which herb in this category has the ability to push out pus and can treat LU abscess or throat abscess?

Jie Geng
(Platycodi Radix)

17

Which herb in this category can be used topically to reduce swelling and alleviate pain for issues such as sores, ulcers and carbuncles and has been used recently for cervical cancer?

Zhi Tian Nan Xing
(Arisaematis Rhizoma Preparatum)

18

Which herb in this category has the function to dissipate nodules and reduce clumps as well as treat focal distention in the chest and epigastrium?

Zhi Ban Xia
(Pinelliae Rhizoma Preparatum)

19

Zhi Ban Xia goes to what channel pairs?

LU SP ST

20

Which three herbs in this category go only to the LU channel?

Bai Jie Zi (Sinapis Semen)
Jie Geng (Platycodi Radix)
Bai Qian (Cynanchi Stauntanii Rhizoma)

21

Which of the herbs in this category go to the LV LU and SP channels?

Zhi Tian Nan Xing (Arisaematis Rhizoma Preparatum)
Xuan Fu Hua (Inulae Flos)

22

Which herb in this category only goes to the LU channel and can be used for cough with copious sputum and gurgling in the throat?

Bai Qian
(Cynanchi Stauntonii Rhizoma)

23

Which of the herbs in this category go to the LV LU ST and SP channels?

Xuan Fu Hua (Inulae Flos)