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What are the symptoms of Wind-Heat?
High fever, slight chills (or no chills), Headache, Cough, Sore throat, Thirst, Red Eyes, Excessive Tearing, Body Aches
Tongue: pink w/thin white coat & red tip
Pulse: floating & rapid
Which herb can clear heat, benefit the head & eyes and relieves sore throat?
Bo He - Herba Menthae
Which herb is a major herb for treating red, swollen, and itchy eyes?
Ju Hua - Flos Chrysanthemum
Which herb/s can you use to treat sore throat?
BIG sore throat herbs:
Bo He - Herba Menthae
Niu Bang Zi - Fructus Arctii Lappa
Px has sty, sore throat, and sores in the mouth. Which herb can you use to tx her?
Niu Bang Zi - Fructus Arctii Lappa
Px has constipation due to Wind-Heat, what herb can you use to tx px?
Niu Bang Zi - Fructus Arctii Lappa
"lubes the tubes"
Which herb can treat both exterior and interior Wind-Heat?
Chan Tui - Periostracum Cicadae
Px has a dry cough with scanty yellow sputum. What herb can you use to treat this?
Sang Ye - Folium Mori
-clears Lung heat and moistens the Lung
Which herb can be used for the initial stage of Wind-Heat?
Sang Ye - Folium Mori
Which herb is a major herb for clearing Lung heat?
Sang Ye - Folium Mori
-clears Lu heat & moistens Lu; (it has stronger fxn than clearing heat in Lv)
Which herb is a MAJOR herb for clearing heat in the Liver?
Ju Hua - Flos Chrysanthemum
Px comes to you with irritability, headache, tinnitus, insomnia. Tongue is red, dry with scanty yellow coat and a thready, wiry and rapid pulse. Which herb can you use to tx this px?
Diagnosis is Excess Liver Yang
can use Ju Hua - Flos Chrysanthemum
Px has prolapse of the organs. Which diaphoretic cooling herb can be used to treat this?
Ge Gen - Rx. Puerarie -Raises the Yang Qi
Chai Hu - Rx. Bupleurum - Raises Spleen Yang
Which diaphoretic cooling herb can also treat diverticulitis?
Ge Gen - Rx. Puerarie
Which organs form the Shao Yang channel?
GB, SJ
What are the symptoms of Shao Yang heat?
alternating chills & fever; irritability; neck tension; headaches; bitter taste in the mouth; stress.
This herb clears heat from the Shao Yang.
Chai Hu - Rx. Bupleurum
Which herb that treats Wind-Heat can also regulate Liver Qi?
Chai Hu - Rx. Bupleurum (#1 Choice)
Bo He - Herba Menthae
Which herb can treat herpes lesions?
Niu Bang Zi - Fructus Arctii Lappa
Which herb/s promotes eruptions and vents rashes?
Sheng Ma - Rz. Cimicifugae (main herb tx measles)
Bo He - Herba Menthae
Niu Bang Zi - Fructus Arctii Lappa
Chan Tui - Periostracum Cicadae
Ge Gen - Radix Puerarie
Which diaphoretic herbs can clear toxic heat?
Niu Bang Zi - Fructus Arctii Lappa
Sheng Ma - Rz. Cimicifugae
Which herb can is good for tx initial stage of Wind-Heat attack?
Sang Ye - Folium Mori
What are the symptoms of Excess Liver Yang?
Headache, irritability, tinnitus, dizziness, blurry vision, insomnia.
Tongue: red w/dry or scanty yellow coat
Pulse: thready, wiry, rapid
Which herb can dispel Wind-Heat and calm excess Liver Yang?
Ju Hua - Flos Chrysanthemum
Which diaphoretic herb/s can clear heat in the Liver channel?
Ju Hua - Flos Chrysanthemum (MAJOR)
Sang Ye - Folium Mori
Man Jing Zi - Fructus Viticis
Which herb can dispel Wind-Heat and expel Wind-Dampness?
Ming Jing Zi - Fructus Viticis
Px comes in with headache due to Wind-heat or Liver heat. Which herb/s would you use to treat this px?
Man Jing Zi - Fructus Viticis
Ju Hua -Flos Chrysanthemum
Sang Ye - Folium Mori (also clears heat Lv)
Px comes in with a Wind-Heat attack with irritability, restlessness and insomnia. Which herb can you use to tx him?
Dan Dou Chi - Sm. Sojae Praeparatum
Px comes in with Wind-Heat attack and neck pain, which herb can you use?
Ge Gen - Rx. Puerarie
Px comes in with Wind-Heat attack and lots of thirst. Which herb can you use to treat this px?
Ge Gen - Rx. Puerarie
-dispels Wind-Heat and promotes body fluids
Px has damp heat diarrhea. Which diaphoretic herb can you use to treat this px?
Ge Gen - Rx. Puerarie
Which diaphoretic herb/s can raise Spleen Yang?
Chai Hu - Rx. Bupleurum
Sheng Ma - Rz. Cimicifugae
Overdose of this herb can plunder the Yin.
Chai Hu - Rx. Bupleurum
Which herb is good to tx laryngitis?
Chan Tui - Periostracum Cicadae