160 Essential Chinese Herbal Patent Medicines by Bob Flaws

By Bob Flaws

This can be a textbook on and compilation of a hundred and sixty ready-made chinese language natural medicinal drugs. geared up based on an identical different types as chinese language formulation and prescriptions books, it discusses the elements, services, symptoms, dosages, and contraindications of one hundred sixty drugs. those medications and the firms that produce them were chosen not just for his or her scientific software but additionally simply because they're loose from heavy metals, insecticides, Western prescription drugs, or endangered species. the writer additionally discusses the way to mix those medications to regard complicated trend displays. there's an in depth symptom index and a formulation index.

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However, I typically use decocted medicinals in high doses accompanied by two or more acupuncture treatments per day, each of which may last for up to one hour. This formula can also be used to treat endometriosis with abdominal pain and other signs of stasis and heat as long as the heat is replete heat. The patient should have constipation, and there may be hemafecia. Da Huang Jiang Zhi Wan (Rhubarb Reduce Fat Pills) Radix Et Rhizoma Rhei (Da Huang) Functions: Clears heat, precipitates and discharges, frees the flow of the stools Indications: Internal heat binding constipation Main signs & symptoms: Dry, bound stools, a red tongue with thick, yellow fur Dosage: 3 pills three times per day Formula explanation: Rhubarb, the single ingredient in these pills, drains heat and precipitates accumulations.

Thus they eliminate heat. Dry Ginger and Pinellia are acrid, warm, and open nodulation, thus scattering cold. Ginseng, Licorice, and Red Dates are sweet and warm and boost the qi, thus supplementing vacuity. , ingredients) are combined, cold and hot medicinals are used together as are bitter, downbearing and acrid, opening ingredients. In addition, the qi is supplemented and the center is harmonized. Therefore, evils are removed at the same time as the righteous is augmented. Comments: This formula is a very useful one in clinical practice, since few Westerners exhibit pure patterns of spleen-stomach vacuity weakness.

Aurantium Immaturus and Magnolia precipitate the qi and break binding. Additionally, they have a strong power to downbear, discharge, and free the flow of the stools. Honey is able to moisten dryness and lubricate the intestines. These are the assistant medicinals. Comments: Once constipation has been relieved, the use of these pills should be stopped since it is not good to take Rhubarb habitually. Tao Ren Wan (Persica Pills). Semen Pruni Persicae (Tao Ren) Semen Cannabis Sativae (Huo Ma Ren) < previous page page_35 If you like this book, buy it!

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