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Flashcards in Wk12 - Herb ID Deck (12):
1

 What is the Pinyin & Latin name for this herb?

What is the category?

Lu Rong - Cervi Cornu Pantotrichum (Deer Antler Velvet)

Tonify the Yang

2

 What is the Pinyin & Latin name for this herb?

What is the category?

Shu Di Huang - Rehmanniae Radix Preparata

Tonify the Blood

3

 What is the Pinyin & Latin name for this herb?

What is the category?

Dang Gui - Angelicae Sinensis Radix

Tonify the Blood

4

What is the name of this formula?

What are the main actions?

What are the constituent herbs?

Formula: Si Wu Tang ("Four Substance Decoction")

Actions: Tonifies the Blood & Regulates the Liver

Chief: Shu Di Huang -- Tonify the Blood

Deputy: Bai Shao -- also Tonifies the Blood

Assistant: Dang Gui -- both Tonifies & Invigorates Blood

Assistant: Chuang Xiong -- Invigoriates Blood & prevents th formula from being too cloying, since this herb is very moving

5

What is the Pinyin & Latin name for this herb?

What is the category?

Mai Men Dong - Ophiopogonis Radix

Tonify the Yin

6

What is the Pinyin & Latin name for this herb?

What is the category?

Shan Zhu Yu - Cornii Fructus

Stabilize & Bind

7

Identify this herb: Pinyin & Latin names, category.

Lu Rong - Cervi Conru Pantotrichum (Deer Antler Velvet)

Tonify the Yang

8

Identify this herb: Pinyin & Latin names, category.

Shu Di Huang - Rehmanniae Radix Preparata

Tonify the Blood

9

Identify this herb: Pinyin & Latin names, category.

Dang Gui - Angelicae Sinensis Radix

Tonify the Blood

10

Identify this formula: Pinyin & English names, actions, ingredients.

Formula: Si Wu Tang ("Four Substances Decoction")

Actions: Tonifies the Blood & Regulates the Liver

Chief: Shu Di Huang -- Tonifies the Blood

Deputy: Bai Shao -- Tonifies the Blood

Assistant: Dang Gui -- Tonifies & Invigorates the Blood

Assistant: Chuang Xiong -- Invigorates the Blood (prevents the formula from being too cloyign)

11

Identify this herb: Pinyin & Latin names, category.

Mai Men Dong - Ophiopogonis Radix

Tonify the Yin

12

Identify this herb: Pinyin & Latin names, category.

Shan Zhu Yu - Cornii Fructus

Stabilize & Bind