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which substance used for external application may be used as an external wash to relieve toxicity, kill parasites, dry damp and alleviate itch and also clears heat and expels phlegm?
ming fan (alum)
which substance for topical application is contraindicated for internal use during pregnancy?
ming fan (alum)
Which substance for exterior application may be used topically or internally to stop bleeding?
ming fan (alum)
Which herb for topical application also warms the kidney and fortifies the yang and is commonly used to treat impotence and infirtility?
she chuang zi
Which topical substance disperses cold, dispels wind and dries dampness, for internal or external use in treating vaginal discharge from damp cold?
she chuang zi
which herbs for external application are toxic and contraindicated for internal use during pregnancy?
liu huang, chan su
Which substance for topical application tonifies mingmen fire and unblocks the bowels to treatKD deficiency constipation?
liu huang
Which two substances for topical application open orifices and expel damp turbidity?
chan su, zhang nao
Which parasite expelling herb is especially good at treating roundworms and pinworms in children and also treats childhood nutritional impairment?
shi jun zi
Which parasite expelling herb is usually prepared "chao" to reduce its toxicity and should not be consmed with hot tea?
shi jun zi
Which parasite expelling herb is best for tapeworms and has a strong downward draining action?
bing lang
Which parasite expelling herb promotes urination to treat edema and may also be used to check malarial disorders?
bing lang
Which parasite expelling herb may be used internally for tapeworms, round worms and hookworms, but is best for pinworms when used as a topical wash?
guan zhong
Which parasite expelling herb also cools the blood and stops bleeding but is contraindicated during pregnancy because it is slightly toxic?
guan zhong
Which slightly toxic parasite expelling herb can relieve toxicity, as from exterior wind heat?
guan zhong
Which parasite expelling herb may be used for vaginal trichomoniasis and also treats tinea infections?
ku lian gen pi
Which three herbs are included in the protocol to expel tapeworms?
nan gua zi, bing lang, mang xiao
Which common cooking herb relieves toxicity both internally and externally?
da suan
Which parasite expelling herb kills parasites and moistens the intestines, but also has the function of stopping cough and tonifying the lung for LU yin deficiency cough?
fei zi
which parasite expelling herbs are contraindicated or cautioned during pregnancy?
bing lan, guan zhong, ku lian gen pi, fei zi
Herbs that open orifices and are aromatic are primarily used with _____ disorders.
closed disorders
Which herb in the catagory open orifices/ aromatic hastens delivery and facilitates the passage of a stillborn or afterbirth, but should NOT be used in pregnancy?
she xiang
Which open orifices herb is most frequently used to invigorate blood and dissipate clumps, reduce swelling and alleviate pain?
she xiang
Which open orifaces herb may be used topically for pain and swelling of the throat as well as various dermatalogical conditions?
bing pian
Which open orifices herb also clears away turbidity and relives pain for stifiling cold sensations in the chest or chest bi pain?
su he xiang
Which open orifice herb is most commonly used to treat angina pectoris?
su he xiang
Which herb that extinguishes liver wind vaporizes phlegm for wind-stroke, convulsions or seizures?
niu huang
Which herb was recently moved from the open orifices/ aromatic catagory to the catagory of extinguish liver wind?
niu huang
Which open orifices herb vaporizes phlegm and also calms the spirit for phlegm obstructing sensory orifices?
shi chang pu
which open orifices herb also harmonizes the stomach and transforms turbid dampness?
shi chang pu
Which open orifices herb also alleviates bi syndrome and may be used topically or internally for skin disorders?
shi chang pu
Which extinguish liver wind herb is best for liver wind with phlegm?
jiang can
Which two toxic extinguish liver wind herbs have very similar functions and are contraindicated or cautioned during pregnancy?
quan xie, wu gong
Which herb drains heat and extinguishes wind and has been used in modern times for the treatment of schizophrenia?
di long
Which extinguish liver wind herb can treat wheezing from heat in the lung?
di long
Which herb that extinguishes liver wind anchors the yang for restlessness, insomnia and hypertension and also improves vision?
ling yang jiao
Which two liver wind extinguishing herbs pacify the liver yang rising?
tian ma, gou teng
Which subdue liver yang herb dispels wind heat and brightens the eyes?
bai ji li
Which substance that subdues the liver yang facilitates the smooth flow of liver qi for insufficient lactation from qi stagnation?
bai ji li
Which subdue liver yang herb has the function of cooling blood and stopping bleeding for vommiting blood or nosebleeds, expecially from heat?
dai zhe shi (hematite)
Which subdue liver yang herb strongly redirects rebellious qi downward for rebellious lung or stomach qi?
dai she shi
Which subdue liver yang herbs also prevents leakage of fluid, from excesive or deficiency sweating, vaginal discharge, deficiency bleeding?
mu li
Which herb that subdues liver yang also softens hardness and dissipates nodules, as from scrofula or goiter?
mu li
which three subdue liver yang herbs absorb acidity and alleviate pain?
shi jue ming, zhen zhu mu, mu li
Which subdue liver yang herbs clear the liver and improve vision?
shi jue ming, zhen zhu mu
Which subdue liver yang herb also anchors the heart and calms the spirit?
zhen zhu mu