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Ai ye
Name, category, clue
Artemisia, Mugwort
Invigorate blood, warm and stop bleeding.
This is moxa
Ai Ye
Actions and Indications?
1. Warm the meridians and stop bleeding for: Sterility and bleeding of the uterus.
2. Dispel cold and relieve pain for Dysmenorrhea
3. To relieve cough and asthma and resolve phlegm
Ba ji tian
Name and category
Morinda root.
Yang tonifying.
Beside the walnut, Hu tou rou
Ba ji tian
Actions and Indications
1. Tonify Kidney Yang for impotence and premature ejaculation.
2.Strengthen bones and tendons and dispels wind and dampness for Bi syndrome.
3. Infertility in woman
Bai Bu
Name, category, clue
Stemona root
Herbs that transform phlegm and stop cough, Herbs that relieve coughing and wheezing.
Yogi Bear
Bai bu
Actions and Indications
1. Moisten lung and relieve cough for acute and chronic bronchitis , tuberculosis.
2. Anti-parasitic for lice and enterobiasis (pinworms)
Bai dou kou
Name, Category and Clue
Round Cardamon.
Aromatic herbs that transform dampness.
Bye Dou Kou you spicy tart
Bai dou kou
Actions and Indications?
1. Resolves dampness to promote circulation of Qi, for intestinal fullness, nausea and vomiting.
2. Antiemetic by warming the spleen and stomach.
Bai guo
Name, Category, and clue
Ginkgo Biloba Nut
Herbs that consolidate lung and kidney Qi.
Buy grow ginkgo.
Bai Guo
Actions and Indications?
1. To consolidate lung Qi and relieve asthma.
2. astringent to help with leukorrhea and frequent micturition.
Bai he
Name, Category, and Clue
Lily Bulb
Yin tonifying herbs.
Buy her a lily bulb.
Bai he
Actions and Indications?
1. Moisten and nourish the lung for cough and hemoptysis.
2. Sedative, dispels heat from the heart and soothe the nerves for insomnia and fidgetiness in late stage febrile disease.
Bai hua she
Name, category and clue.
Snake body
Dispels wind and dampness.
Bai hua she
Actions and Indications?
1. Dispel wind and dampness for arthritis pain.
2. Strengthen bones and tendons for arthritis pain.
3. relieves spasms of infantile convulsions and tetanus.
Bai ji
Name, Category and clue?
Bletilla orchid tuber
Regulate blood and stop bleeding. To astringe and stop bleeding.
Buy Gia an orchid
Bai ji
Actions and indications?
1. Stop bleeding of the lung and stomach for gastric and duodenal ulcers.
2. Tuberculosis
3. Reduce inflammation and promote recovery of wounds, carbuncles and suppurative infections.
Bai ji li
Name, category and clue
Fructus tribuli terrestris
puncture vine fruit or
fucking goat heads when you are on a bike.!
Extinguish wind.
Bai ji li
Actions and Indications?
1. Calms liver and anchors yang for HA, vertigo, and dizziness due to liver yang rising.
2. Dispels wind heat and brightens eyes.
3. Smooths liver qi for distention and in sufficient lactation due to liver qi stagnation.
4. Dispels wind and stops itching for hives and vitiligo.
Bai jiang cao
Name, category, and clue
Patrinia herb
Clear heat and relieve toxicity.
Bai jiang cao
Actions and Indications?
1. Anti-inflamattory for carbuncles and acute appendicitis.
2. Eliminate pus, toxin and abscess for intestinal abscess.
3.Eleminate pain due to blood stasis, for postpartum pain, dysmenorrhea and endometritis.
Bai jie zi
Name, category and clue.
White mustard seed
Warm herb that transforms phlegm-cold to stop cough.
Buy Gia zip
Bai jie zi
Actions and Indications
1. Warm the lung and resolve phlegm for cough with profuse sputum and tuberculosis.
2. Resolves lumps by invigorating the circulation of Qi for pleurisy and Bi pain.
Bai mao gen
Name, category and clue?
Woolly Grass
Herbs stop bleeding by cooling the blood.
Buy more guns
Bai mao gen
Actions and Indications?
1. Stop bleeding by dispelling pathogenic heat from the blood for epistaxis, hematuria, hematemesis.
2. Dispel heat through urine for edema and jaundice
Bai qian
Name, category and clue
Cynanchum root
Herbs that transform wind cold to stop cough.
By cheetin I got the long straw to stay inside and not get a cough from the wind and cold.
Bai qian
Actions and Indications?
1. Antitussive for asthma and cough with sputum caused by wind cold.
2. Expectorant for cough with musical rales.
Bai shao
Name, category, and clue.
White peony root
Tonifies liver blood.
Bai shao
Actions and Indications?
1. Tonifies liver blood for HA, tinnitus, dizziness and irritability, and menstrual disorders.
2. Nourish blood and consolidate yin for spontaneous and night sweats.
3. soothe liver qi and stop pain for chest and abdominal pain and calf spasms.
Bai tou weng
Name, category, and clue?
Pulsatilla
Clears heat and relieves toxicity
I took a bite oh one and got dysentery.
Bai tou weng
Actions and indications?
1. Dispels pathogenic heat from the blood for dysentery.
2. anti inflammatory for trichomonas vaginitis, externally,
Bai wei
Name, category and clue?
Cynanchum root
Clears heat from deficiency.
By the way I am so yin def I have a cough and a fever, I also have a bladder infection sore throat, an abscess and a sanke bite..
Bai wei
Actions and Indications?
1. Cool the blood for yin def cough and fever.
2. Diuretic for hematuria, and Lin syndrome.
3. Clears toxicity for sore throat, abscess and snake bite
Bai zhi
Name, category, and clue.
Angelica root
Warm and acrid herb to release the exterior.
That wind cold will bite you on the front of your head.
Bai zhi
Actions and Indications?
1. Dispels wind cold for frontal HA, and face pain.
2. discharge pus and reduce swelling for rhinitis and sinusitis, and skin diseases.
Bai zhu
Name, category, and clue?
White atractylodes
Tonify Qi
Buy you something to chew on for your qi.
Bai zhu
Actions and Indications?
1. Tonifies Spleen and Qi for poor appetite, dyspepsia, ab distention, chronic diarrhea.
2. Dispel dampness for edema, phlegm and other fluids
3. Strengthen wei qi to stop sweating and calms fetus
Bai zi ren
Name, category, and clue.
Arborvitae seed
Calm the spirit
Bai zi ren
Actions and Indications?
1. Nourish the heart and soothe the nerves for palpitation and insomnia due to heart blood deficiency.
2. constipation.
Ban lan gen
Name, category, and clue.
Isatis root
Clear heat and relieve toxicity
Ban lan gen
Actions and Indications?
1.Eliminate heat and pathogens from the blood for, fever, pyogenic inflammation, influenza, meningitis.
2. Cools heat in the blood for macula in acute infectious disease, erysipelas, mumps, sore throat.
Ban xia
Name, category, and clue?
Pinellia rhizome
Transforms phlegm
Ban xia
Actions and Indications?
1. Eliminates phlegm and dampness for cough.
2. Descends Qi for nausea, vomiting and morning sickness.
3. Disperse lumps and hardening for stuffiness in chest, scrofula.
Bi ba
Name, category and clue?
Long pepper fruit
Warm the interior and expel cold.
Bi ba
Actions and Indications?
1. To dispel cold and warm the middle for abdominal pain and cold.
2. Direct Qi down for vomiting, borborygmi, and acid reflux.
3. Analgesic for HA, toothache and rhinitis.
Bian dou
Name, category and clue?
Hyacinth bean
Clear and relieve summer heat
Beyond dough there are beans to help with summerheat diarrhea and vomiting.
Bian dou
Actions and Indications?
1. Clears summer heat for diarrhea and vomitting.
2. Tonifies spleen for chronic diarrhea with, loud stomach growling and vaginal discharge.
Bian xu
Name category and clue?
Polygonum, common knot grass
Drains dampness.
Pee beyond your shoe
Bian xu
Actions and Indications?
1. Diuretic for Lin syndrome.
2.Jaundice.
3.anti puritic for eczema, skin infections and trichomonas vaginitis.
Bie jia
Name, category and clue?
Soft shelled turtle shell
tonifies yin
Bie jia
Actions and Indications?
1. Nourish yin and subdue yang for night sweats and tidal fever.
2. Resolves hard lumps for abdominal masses, hepatomegaly, splenomegaly.
Bing lang
Name, category, and clue?
Betel nut
Expels parasites
Bing lang
Actions and Indications?
1. kills parasites
2. removes food stagnation
3. constipation, abdominal distention and tenesmus.
Bo he
Name, category, and clue?
Mint
Cool and acrid to dispel wind cold.
Bo he
Actions and Indications?
1. Disperse wind heat and clear head and eyes for common cold caused by wind heat.
2. HA, pharyngitis, conjunctivitis.
3. Promote eruption of measles in early stage.
4. Relieve liver Qi stagnation for chest and costal region.
Bu gu zhi
Name, category and clue?
Psoralea seeds
Yang tonifying herb
Bu gu zhi
Actions and Indications?
1. Tonify kidney yang for impotence, nocturnal emission and frequent urination
2. Astringent for cock crow diarrhea.
Cang er zi
Name, category and clue?
Xanthium fruit
Warm acrid herbs that release the exterior.
Cang er zi
Actions and Indications?
1. Opens the nose for rhinitis, sinusitis HA, chronic rhinitis.
2. Dispel wind and damp for arthritis and lumbago
3. Relieve pain and itchiness for leprosy ad pruritus of the skin.
Cang zhu
Name, category and clue?
Atractylodes rhizome
Aromatic herbs that transform dampness.
Cao dou kou
Name, category and clue?
Katsumadia
Aromatic herbs to transform dampness.
Cao dou kou
Actions and Indications?
1. Dries damp and warms the middle for distention, pain, vomiting and diarrhea.
Ce bai ye
Name, category and Clue?
Arborvitae tops
Clears heat to stop bleeding.
Ju buy yourself something for that bloody cough?
Ce bai ye
Actions and Indications?
1. Cools the blood and stops bleeding for coughing blood and spitting of blood, hematuria, and uterine bleeding, dysentery.
2. stops cough and expectorant for blood streaked difficult to expecorate sputum.
3.Promotes healing of burns, small early stage burns.
Chai hu
Name Category and clue?
Bupleurum root,
Clears heat and releases exteriro.
Chai hu
Actions and Indications?
1. Resolves shao yang disorders and reduces fever for alternating feverand chills, bitter taste, flank pain, irritability, vomiting, and stifling sensation in chest.
2. Spreads liver Qi for dizziness, vertigo, chest and flank pain, emotional instability, menstrual issues.
3. Raises and lifts yang qi, Stomach and GB, for Prolapse, hemorrhoids, vaginal discharge, bleeding or exhaustion.
Chan tui
Name category and clue?
Cicada skin
Clears heat and releases exterior
Its a bug skin.
Chan tui
Actions and Indications?
1. Dispel wind heat for common cold sore throat.
2. Promotes rashes to the surface for measles.
3. Clears the eys
4. stops spasms and extinguishes wind for childhood febrile diseases.
Che qian zi
Name, category, and clue?
Che qian zi
Plantago seed
Che qian zi
Actions and Indications?
1. Promotes urinations and clears damp-heat for any type of edema, or damp heat lin syndrome, and damp heat in lower burner.
2. Promotes urination to solidify stool for damp heat diarrhea
3.Clears the eyes for KD and LV def or heat in Liver channel.
4. Expels phlegm and stops cough for lung heat cough with yellow copious sputum.
iChen pi
Name category and clue?
Tangerine peel
Regulates Qi
Chen pi
Actions and Indications?
1.Regulates Qi, adjusts the middle, epigastric and abdominal distention, fullness, belching, bloating, nausea and vomiting.
2. Dries damp and transforms phlegm for phlegm damp cough, with copious sputum, also damp affecting the middle, abdominal distention, loss of sppetite, fatigue, loose stools, thick greasy toungue coating.
3.Helps prevent stagnation of tonifying herbs.
Chen xiang
Name category and clue.
Aloe wood
Herbs that regulate qi
CX herb there are only 2 and this one regulates qi
Chen xiang
Actions and Indications?
1. Promotes movement of Qi and alleviates pain for Distention or pain in the middle.
2. Directs rebellious Qi downward for vomiting, belching, hiccough.
3. Aids kidney in grasping Qi for asthma and wheezing.
Chi shao
Name Category and clue?
Red peony
Herbs that invigorate the blood and regulate menstruation.
She shoats when she has her period.
Chi shao
Actions and Indications?
1. Invigorate the blood and dispel stasis for dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea, ab pain, fixed abdominal masses, swelling and pain.
2. Clears heat and cools the blood for, fever, purple tongue, maculae, bleeding, gyno problems due to hot blood.
Chi shi zhi
Name category and clue?
Halloysite
Herbs that astringe the Lung and Large intestine.
Chi shi zhi
Actions and Indications?
1.Binds intestines and stops diarrhea for diarrhea due to cold from def or chronic dysentery with mucus and blood in stools.
2. Contains the blood for uterine bleeding, excessive menstruation, blood in stool, and bleeding prolapsed rectum due to cold form def in lower burner.
3. Promotes the healing of wounds, chronic non-healing ulcers, and weeping damp sores.
Chuan bei mu
Name category and clue?
Fritillary bulb
Herbs that transform phlegm heat and stop cough.
Chew on bay moon to stop cough.
Chuan bei mu
Actions and Indications?
1. Clears heat and transforms phlegm for cough with yin def fire, cough with little sputum that is difficult to expectorate .
2. Clears heat and dissipates nodules, sores, swellings, scrofula, and lung and breast abscesses.
Chuan jiao
Name category and clue?
Szechuan pepper
Herbs that warm the interior and expel cold.
Chew on your jowel to get warm, and kill those parasites.
Chuan jiao
Actions and Indications?
1. Warms the middle, disperses cold and stops pain for SP and ST cold from def, vomiting, and diarrhea.
2. Kills parasites, and alleviates abdominal pain due to round warms
Chuan lian zi
Name, category and clue?
Toosendan fruit
Herbs that regulate Qi
Chew on leons to move liver qi and kill parasites.
Chuan lian zi
Actions and indications?
1. Dredges liver Qi, stops pain, conducts heat down and out, for pain in the chest and ribs, distention form LV and ST disharmony and bulging disorders.
2. Kills parasites, roundworms and tapeworms.
niu xi
Name category and clue?
Achyranthes root
Regulate and invigorate the blood to regulate the menses.
I New She was on her period.
Niu xi
Actions and Indications?
1. Invigorates the blood and dispels stasis for dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea, and retained lochia,
2. Tonifies liver and kidney, strengthens the sinews and bones and benefits the joints, for knee and low back pain due to deficiency.
3. Induces the downward movement of blood and fire, for nose bleed, vomiting blood, toothaches, bleeding gums, dizziness, HA and blurred vision due to LV Yang rising.
4. Clears damp heat in lower burner for Bi pain, Lin, vaginal discharge.
Chuan xiong
Name category and clue?
Lugusticum rhizome or
szechuan lovage root.
Invigorate the blood and relieve pain.
Chuan xiong
Actions and Indications?
1. Invigorates the blood and promotes the movement of Qi for dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea, difficult labor, retained lochia and pain and soreness in the chest, flanks and hypochondria.
2. Expels wind and alleviates pain for HA, dizziness, or painful obstruction, or skin problems caused by wind.
Chun pi
Name category and clue?
root bark of ailanthus
Stabilize and bind, herbs that astringe the LU and LI.
Chun pees due to the dysentery.
Chun pi
Actions and Indications?
1. Clears heat, dries damp and binds up intestines for chronic diarrhea or dysentery due to damp heat or vaginal discharge.
2. Kills parasites particularly roundworm and externally for pruritic rashes.
Ci shi
Name category and clue?
Magnetite
Calms the spirit
This shit's magnetic.
Ci shi
Actions and Indications?
1. Anchors and calms the spirit for restlessness, palpitations, insomnia, tremors, dizziness and vertigo.
2. Nourishes kidneys and augments the liver for impaired hearing or tinnitus or deafness and visual disturbances.
3. Aids kidneys in grasping Qi for chronic asthma.