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43 Cards in this Set

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Where do these fluids accumulate?
Chest and abdominal cavities
Vessel and Vehicle Pill pinyin
zhou che wan
Vessel and Vehicle Pill (zhou che wan) herbs
Gan Sui 30g
Yuan Hua 30g
Jing Da Ji 30g
Qian Niu Zi 120g
Da Huang 60g
zhou che wan: This is _________________ and _________________ accumulation in the interior
water and heat
zhou che wan: Which of the following is NOT a symptom of this condition?
frequent urination
zhou che wan: What two deputy herbs purge heat from the intestines and expel water accumulation?
Da Huang & Qian Niu Zi
zhou che wan: Which ingredient spread liver qi and breaks up internal clumping?
Qing Pi
zhou che wan: Name one bio-medically defined condition?
Ascities from cirrhosis, ascariasis or schistosomiasis
These formulas treat disharmonies of what pairs of organs?
Liver and spleen – gallbladder and stomach – stomach and intestines
Describe the type of fever and chills characteristic of the following?
Tai Yang - simultaneous
Yang Ming – fever w/o chills
Shao Yang - alternating
Minor Bupleurum Decoction pinyin
Xiao Chai Hu Tang
Minor Bupleurum Decoction (xiao chai hu tang) herbs
Chai Hu 24g
Huang Qin 9g
Ban Xia 24g
Sheng Jiang 9g
Ren Shen 9g
Xiao Chai Hu Tang: This is the__________________ stage of the six stages of disease?
Lesser Yang
Xiao Chai Hu Tang: Connect the half-exterior and half-interior aspects to their related symptoms:
Half Exterior: alt. fever and chills, sensation of fullness in the chest and hypochondria

Half Interior: bitter, sour taste in mouth, dry throat and dizziness
Xiao Chai Hu Tang: Chai Hu is combined with what herb to drain heat from the liver and gall bladder?
Huang Qin
Xiao Chai Hu Tang: Which two herbs together direct rebellious qi downward, transform phlegm and stop vomiting?
Ban Xia & Sheng Jiang
Xiao Chai Hu Tang: What harmful action has been attributed to chai hu?
Plunders the Yin
Major Bupleurum Decoction Pinyin
da chai hu tang
Major Bupleurum Decoction (da chai hu tang)herbs
Chai Hu 24g
Huang Qin 9g
Zhi Shi 6-9g
Ban Xia 24g
Sheng Jiang 15g
da chai hu tang: This is concurrent manifestation of what two stages of disease?
Shaoyang and Yangming
da chai hu tang: List two action of this formula
Harmonizes and releases the lesser yang – Drains internal clumping due to heat
da chai hu tang: In addition to moving, these formulas also address what liver related factor?
Blood Deficiency
Frigid Extremities Powder pinyin
si ni san
Frigid Extremities Powder (si ni san) herbs
Chai Hu 9-12g
Zhi Shi 9-12g
Bai Shao 12-24g
Zhi Gan Cao 6-9g
si ni san: This is yang type collapse. Identify the cause of this pattern?
Liver Qi stagnation constrains the flow yang Qi at the extremities
si ni san: Mark two of the following actions, which are NOT actions of this formula:
Warms extremities
Tonify deficient spleen qi
si ni san: What causes the cold finger and toes?
Inhibited spread of yang Qi to the extremities
si ni san: What deputy herb drains stagnation from the middle jiao and aids spleen transformation and transportation function?
Zhi Shi
Rambling Powder pinyin
xiao yao san
Rambling Powder (xiao yao san) herbs
Chai Hu 30g
Dang Gui 30g
Bai Shao 30g
Bai Zhu 30g
Fu Ling 30g
Bo He 6g
xiao yao san: This is _________________ with ___________________ deficiency.
Liver constraint – Blood Deficiency
xiao yao san: List three actions of this formula
Spreads Liver Qi – Strengthens the Spleen – Nourishes the Blood
xiao yao san: What are the two deputy herbs which nourish the blood?
Dang Gui - Bai Shao
xiao yao san: What herb helps the chief herb to relieve liver constraint and disperse heat?
Bo He
xiao yao san: Name two bio-medically defined uses for this formula?
Hepatitis, pleurisy, chronic gastritis, peptic ulcer, anemia…
What are three symptoms of this disharmony?
Fullness and focal distention in the epigastirum, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain and distention, borygmus, diarrhea
Pinellia Decoction to Drain the Epigastrium pinyin
ban xia xie xin tang
Pinellia Decoction to Drain the Epigastrium (ban xia xie xin tang) herbs
Ban Xia 9g
Gan Jiang 9g
Huang Qin 9g
Huang Lian 3g
Ren Shen 9g
Da Zao 12 pieces
Zhi Gan Cao 9g
ban xia xie xin tang: What is the primary mechanism?
Stomach Qi disharmony due to a cold-heat complex
ban xia xie xin tang: What are two cold and bitter herbs?
Huang Qin and Huang Lian
ban xia xie xin tang: What important tonic herb is used to benefit the middle burner qi?
Ren Shen
ban xia xie xin tang: What acrid and bitter herb enters the stomach, stops vomit and eliminates focal distension?
Ban Xia
ban xia xie xin tang: Name 2 Biomeds
Acute gastroenteritis, chronic gastritis, chronic hepatitis, early-stage cirrhosis, indigestion or gastric ulcers