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When should a patient take herbs that expel parasites?

a. Before eating
b. After eating
c. Before Sleeping
d. On an empty Stomach
d. On an empty Stomach
Which herb is sweet & tasty, has no trace of bitterness, & is used to treat roundworms?

a. Bing Lian
b. Lei Wan
c. Shi Jun Zi
d. Nan Gua Zi
c. Shi Jun Zi
What is a common result of an overdose of Shi Jun Zi?

a. Diarrhea
b. Hiccoughs, vomiting, & dizziness
c. Constipation
d. Jaundice
b. Hiccoughs, vomiting, & dizziness
Which herb treats fasciolopsis, pinworm, & roundworm?

a. Shi Jin Zi
b. Nan Gua Zi
c. Bing Lang
d. Ku Lian Gen Pi
c. Bing Lang
Which herb promotes the movement of Qi, promotes urination, & kills parasites?

a. Lei Wan
b. Nan Gua Zi
c. Fei Zi
d. Bing Lang
d. Bing Lang
What type of parasite is Bing Lang best suited to kill?

a. Fasciolopsis
b. Pinworm
c. roundworms
d. Tapeworm
d. Tapeworm
Which herb prevents influenza, treats epidemic encephalitis & mumps, stops bleeding, & kills parasites?

a. Guan Zhong
b. Bing Lang
c. Jin Yin Hua
d. Ban Lan Gen
a. Guan Zhong
Which herb is used fresh to clear Heat & relieve Fire toxicity, & carbonized to stop bleeding?

a. Ku Lian Gen Pi
b. Bing Lang
c. Lei Wan
d. Guan Zhong
d. Guan Zhong
Which 2 herbs are each used to kill tapeworm?

a. Shi Jun Zi, Ku Lian Gen Pi
b. Bing Lang, Nan Gua Zi
c. Ku Lian Pi, Nan Gua Zi
d. Shi Jun Zi, Nan Gua Zi
b. Bing Lang, Nan Gua Zi
Wu Yi performs which of the following functions?

a. Kill parasites & move the Qi
b. Kill parasites & cool the Blood
c. Kill parasites & relieve childhood nutritional impairment
d. Kill parasites & stop Bleeding
c. Kill parasites & relieve childhood nutritional impairment
He Shi performs which of the following functions?

a. Drain downward
b. Transform Phlegm
c. Promote the movement of Qi
d. Kill parasites
d. Kill parasites
Which herb kills parasites & relieves childhood nutritional impairment?

a. Shi Jun Zi
b. Lei Wan
c. Lai Fu Zi
d. Niu Bang Zi
a. Shi Jun Zi
Which herb is used in therapy for uterine bleeding?

a. Shi Jun Zi
b. Bing Lang
c. Ku Lian Pi
d. Guan Zhong
d. Guan Zhong
Guan Zhong does NOT perform which of the following functions?

a. Clear Heat & relieve toxicity
b. Kill parasites
c. Promote urination
d. Stop bleeding
c. Promote urination
Which herb kills parasites?

a. Shi Jun Zi
b. Shi Liu Pi
c. Qian Niu Zi
d. Lei Wan
d. Lei Wan
Which herb kills parasites, reduces stagnation, & drives out water?

a. Shi Jun Zi
b. Shi Liu Pi
c. Qian Niu Zi
d. Lei Wan
c. Qian Niu Zi
Which herb moistens the Lungs & kills parasites?

a. Shi Liu Pi
b. Lei Wan
c. Fei Zi
d. Nan Gua Zi
c. Fei Zi
Which herb moistens the Lungs, stops coughing, expels parasites, & kills lice?

a. Fei Zi
b. He Shi
c. Guan Zhong
d. Bai Bu
d. Bai Bu
Which herb kills roundworms & could be used to treat tinea infection?

a. Shi Jun Zi
b. Fei Zi
c. Ku Lian Gen Pi
d. Lei Wan
c. Ku Lian Gen Pi
Bai Bu performs which function?

Ku Lian Gen Pi?

Shi Jun Zi?

a. Kill parasites & reduce stagnation
b. Kill parasites & treat tinea infection
c. Kill parasites, clear Heat, relieve toxicity, & stop bleeding
d. Kill pinworms & lice, moisten the Lungs, & stop coughing
e. Kill parasites, reduce stagnation, drain downward, & drive out water
d. Kill pinworms & lice, moisten the Lungs, & stop coughing

b. Kill parasites & treat tinea infection


a. Kill parasites & reduce stagnation
Which herb kills parasites. cools the Blood, & stops bleeding?

Which herb kills parasites, reduces accumulation, & promotes the movement of Qi?

Which herb kills parasites & treats tinea infection?

a. Shi Jun Zi
b. Lei Wan
c. Wu Yi
d. Guan Zhong
e. Bing Lang
d. Guan Zhong

e. Bing Lang

c. Wu Yi
Which herbs treat abdominal pain resulting from disharmony between the Liver & Stomach?

Which herbs treat abdominal pain resulting from the accumulation of parasites?

a. Chuan Lian Zi
b. Ku Lian Gen Pi
c. Both of the above
d. None of the above
a. Chuan Lian Zi

c. Both of the above
Huang Bai uses which plant constituents?

Ku Lian Pi uses which plant constituents?

a. Root bark
b. Tree bark
c. Both of the above
d. None of the above
b. Tree bark

c. Both of the above
Guan Zhong performs which functions?

Ku Lian Pi performs which functions?

a. Kill roundworms
b. Kill tapeworms
c. Both of the above
d. None of the above
c. Both of the above

a. Kill roundworms
Channels:
SP, ST

Properties:
Sweet, Warm

A&I:
* Kills parasites: *roundworms

- Strengthens Spleen & dissolves accumulations: chronic parasite infections as well as childhood nutritional impairment (rarely).

C&C:
- with hot tea: diarrhea & belching
- large doses: dizziness, vomiting, or belching

Dosage: 6 - 12g
- dry fry until aromatic to reduce side effects
Shi Jun Zi
"Envoy Seeds"
Rangoon Creeper Fruit with Seeds
Fructus Quisqualis
Channels:
LIV, SP, ST

Properties:
Bitter, Cold, Toxic


A&I:
* Kills parasites: roundworms, pinworms, & hookworms

- topical use on tinea infections

C&C: standard

Dosage: up to 15g
- up to 30g if used fresh
Ku Lian Gen Pi
China Tree Root Bark
Cortex Meliae Radicis
Channels:
LI, ST

Properties:
Spicy, Bitter, Warm


A&I:
* Kills parasites: *tapeworms, Fasciolopis, pinworms, roundworms, blood flukes. Ability to drain downwards helps in expelling the bodies of the parasites.

* Promotes the movement of qi & promotes urination: edema, leg qi disorder

* Promotes the movement of Qi, reduces accumulation, & leads stagnation out by mildly draining downward & unblocking the bowels: food stagnation (abdominal distention, constipation, tenesmus (Lin Ji Hou Jun?)

~ malarial disorders

C&C: Cases with collapse
- Pi Xu jia xie (diarrhea)

Dosage: up to 12g
- 10g - 120g when used alone for tapeworms
Bin Lang
Betel Nut
Semen Arecae Catechu

AKA
Da Fu Zi

Da Fu Pi is better for edema
Channels: LI, LU, SP, ST

Properties: Spicy, Warm

A&I:
- Kills parasites: hookworms,& pinworms. & (in combination with other herbs) other types of intestinal parasites. Also ringworm of scalp

- Relieves toxicity: diarrhea, dysentery, consumption

- Used to prevent influenza & for treating food poisoning from shellfish

C&C: yin xu with heat signs
- skin irritant no long term topical use
- internal use in patients with problems off the mouth throat or tongue
- no enema during pregnancy

Dosage: 6-15g (3-5 cloves)
- purple skin is better for parasites
Da Suan
Garlic Bulb
Bulbus Allii Sativi
Channels: HT, LIV, LU

Properties: Bitter, Spicy, Cold, Toxic

A&I:
* Checks malarial conditions: kills parasites that cause malaria

* Induces vomiting to expel phlegm: phlegm collecting in the chest (stubborn & deep)

C&C: pregnancy
- weak patients

Dosage: 5-10g
- wine-fried to reduce side-effects
- raw to induce vomiting
Chang Shan
Constant Mountain
Dichroa Root
Radix Dichroae Febrifugae