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E tt Si mm 4, Mf ft. 6-8 tt W ft . - IJ 3 15cm , i Chinese Honeylocust Spine is the dried spine of Gkditisia sinensis Lam. (Fam. Leguminosas 1. Action To cause subsidence of swelling, to draw out of pus, and to kill parasites. Indications Caruncle and boil at the early-stage or formation of abscess difficult to burst i external use for scabies and leprosy, Usage and dosage 3 9g for external use, appropriate quantity to be steamed with vinegar and applied topically. Yuganzi...

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White Hyacinth Hf& n is tht dried ripe d of Doluhut Mat L. (Fata. Leguniino sac). Action T iriviifirE-.e thi *p rrn isd rt movr damp- particularly the m mmrr damp. Srmrn Labtab .414mm < < r frttd) To in vigorote the jptet* and remove damp. In< lknil s Wcsltnr of the .pltrn and tmnuirh with las nf appetite atvl locme bowelst exceuivt Icukottheiu vomititt . dwttluM. diaurw* lit the chew nd distem sion in (he b< k> mcn caused by mummrr damp. Srmrn Lahlah Album < jitr- frird I,...

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F . sw c rn* ugjfitt. 3*C- 5ic, iifci rtm 0.6-1. 5g, Alum is a processed mineral of sulfates of alumstone containing mainly potassium aluminium sulfare CKA1 (SO,) 12H.O). Action To counteract toxicity, to kill parasites, to arrest discharges, and to relieve itching by external use to arrest bleeding, to relieve diarrhea, and to dispel wind- phlegm by internal administration. Alumen (calcined ) To arrest discharges, promote the healing of ulcers, arrest bleeding, and cause...

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Chinese Magnolia Ving Fruit is the dried ripe fruit of Schisandra chinensis (Turcz, ) Basil, or Schisandra sphenanthera Rehd. et Wils. (Fem. Magooiiaceae). 7he former is known as *BeiWuweizi (Northern Mag-noliavine Fruit) and the latter is known as Nan Wuweizi (Southern Magnoliavine Fruit). Action To arrest discharges, relenish git promote fluid secretion, tonify the kidney, and induce sedation. Indications Chronic cough and asthma nocturnal emission, spermatorrheat enuresis, frequent urination...

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Pinellia Tuber is ihe dried tuber of Pinrllia ternata < Thunb. Breit. (Fam. Araceae). Action To remove ditmp and phlegm - to relieve nausea and vomiting, and to eliminate stuffiness in the chest and the epigastrium. Indications Cough and asthma with much phlegm dizziness and palpitation due to retention of phlegm and fluid vertigo caused by wind-phlegm t headache with cold extremities due to attack of phlegm stuffiness in the chest and the epigastrium globus hystericus, Rhizoma Pineliae...

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Saffron is the dried stigma of Crocus sativus L. (Fam, Iridaceae). Action To activate blood circulation and eliminate blood stasis, to remove heal from blood and counteract toxicity, and to calm the nerves. Indications Amenrrhea with abdominal mass formation blood stasis after childbirth i eruptions in infectious diseases > e-rnocional dejection, mania. Dosage 3 -9g, Precaution Usd with caution in pregnancy- Chinese Tamarisk Twig CACUMEN TAMARICIS StttWW-ffl Mffl1 Tarnarix chi-nensis Lour. T...

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JH . tiufli, Hit. Pagodatree Flower is the dried (lower and flower bud of Sophora japonica L. (Fara, fin ii m i i, mm, i& iS-it . ihif, ihA. fs CfflS- ffl* 6 9g. 1 Tree-of-heaven Bark is the dried root bark or stem bark of Altaathtts altissima (Mill.) 1 Swingle (Fam. Simaroubaceae). Action To remove damp-heat and arrest discharges Oeukorrhea, diarrhea and hemorrhage). Indications Morbid leukorrbea diarrhea caused by damp-heat t chronic diarrhea, chronic...

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W ffidttt. K M. A& AJR. Pipewort Flower is the dried capitulum with peduncle of Erioeaulon buergerianum Koern. (Fam. Eriocaulaceae). Action To expel wind and heat and to clear the eye of corneal opacity, indications Inflammation of the eye with photophobia and headache caused by wind heat, nebula. Dosage 4. S 9g. Fj tfeftSSlft , Chinemys reeve-sii (Gray) W iBKi1. fi . r ft ,nn * * tt - m a .itiifeo ssiifci. H& gtli T. te> Btl'Bmig. ii, Wfiffi-fcTj ....

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3BftliJflft > 0.15-0. 3g, AAfiM f Action To restore consciousness, to remove heat, and to relieve pain. Indications Loss of consciousness and convusion in febrile diseases, stroke and attack of noxious factors syncope due to violent excitment i inflammation of the eye, ulcers in the mouth, sore throat, purulent discharge from the auditory canal, llsage tnd dosage 0.15 0. 3g. used in making pills or powder for external use, appropriate quantity to be ground into powder and applied topically....

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Snakegourd Seed is the dried ripe seed of Trickosantkes kirilowii Maxim, or Tri-chamnlhes rosthornii Harms (Fam. Cueur-bitaceae). Action To resolve phlegm and to cause laxation. Indications Dry cough with sticky sputum i constipation. Dosage 9 l5g. Precaution Incompatible with Rodix A- Gualoupi Snakegourd Peel PERICARPIUM TRICHOSANTHIS M fttttftS Trichosanthes kirilowii Maxim. M. it fS IS Tri-chosanches rosthornii Harms ffj 2 a i& ftfHmm- ft s i2cm. feittiinfe. WW* *...

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D *, . *if. fr flHB* it*. ja JffflKJt. Nutgrass Galingale Rhizome is the dried rhizome of Cyperus roturictus L. (Fam. Cypcraceae). Action To remove stagnation of qi, regulate menstruation and relieve pain. Indications Stagnation of the liver qi characterized by distending pain in the chest, hypochondria and epigastrium, indigestion, feeling of stuffiness in the chest and epigastrium. abdominal colic, distending pain in the breast, menstrual disorders, amenorrhea or dysmenorrhea. Dosage 6 9g....

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MillinVMMaM li IMMMMBMNNI MMii Ma i M i -i jj. uirtJuiflJWt'l.'.ijpiiS Pearl is the pearl formed in such bivalve as Plena martensu (Dunker) (Fam. Peteri-idae ). Hyriopsh cumingii ( Lea ) or Cristaria ph cut a < Leach ) (Fam. Unionidae). etc. . when it is irritated by foreign substance. Action To calm the nerves, to eliminate cornea) opacity, to counteract toxicity and promote the growth of new tissue. Indications Palpitation and insomnia ( convulsion, epilepsy nebula skin ulcerations...

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ffiif . fife. ife Sig ) -fjg Catclaw Buttercup Root is the dried rooi tuber of Ranunculus ternatus Thunb. (Fain. Ranunculaceae). Action To dissolve lumps and cause subsidence of swelling. Indications Tuberculosis of lymph nodes without ulceration. Dosage 15 30gt up to 120g when used alone or as simple preparation. 3 If i i tv. Ih M fl f M. 5fit& , i ' ti. (. Inuhi Flo ie> ihe dntd t pitu uni ot Inula pif'.MHil Ttiunb. or lam a hriamuta l. (Ftm. CntripositwO Action Tn rdiew cough, eliminau...

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Platycodon Root is the dried root of Platycodon grandiflorum (Jacq. ) A. DC. (Fam. Campanulaceae). Action To relieve cought. to soothe sore throat, and to promote expectoration and discharge of pus. Indications Cough with much phlegm. sore throat hoarseness of voice , lung ab scess with purulent expectoration absecess difficult to burst after suppuration. Dosage 3 9g. & 3 M E ttft Wfe Prunus persica < L. ) Batsch s li Prunus davidiana (Carr. ) Franch. f. 1.2- 1. 8cm. ItC 0. 8 1. 2cm, If 0....

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Ttis. mi sik *. s ifc Sffi. iMffif - Common Selfheal Fruit-Spike is the dried iruit-spike of Prunella vulgaris L. (Fam. Labiat& e). Action To quench Sit rte tear and counteract inflammation of the eye. and to reduce nodulation and induce subsidence of swelling. Indications Inflammation of the eye. eye pain at night, headache and dizziness scrofula, goitre, mastitis with swelling and pain , hyperplasia of breast t hypertension. Posage 9 15g. Chinese Thorowax Root RADIX BUPLEURI...

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Sharp leaf Glangal Fruit is the dried ripe fruit of Al pi ma oxyphylla Miq. (Fam. Ziti-giberaceae). Action To warm the spleen, relieve diarrhea and arrest excessive discharge of saliva. and to warm the kidney. and arrest seminal discharge and abnormal urination. Indications Cold syndrome ci the spleen characterized by diarrhea, abdominal pain with cold sensation, arid salivations cold syndrome of the kidney characterized by enuresis, frequent urination, seminal emission and whitish discharge...

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Common Knoiers Her' is tlir tirHv .iftul p rt oi Potygimum aokidart I i Fam. Polygam wcec > , Clion To rtMrvr draurui. 1m 1 paraMSe und illnritlr itrhing, Indication* TJrifUiry nfrrtinn with il li euli painful uruiatton. p*ss*gi- ui caaty rcddene-d uriue and dribbfmji of rti)f iiiier -- tmimimmwK. urination i eczema vulval itching with morbid Icukorrhea, Usage and dosage 9 1 Sg for external use. appropriate quantity to be decocted for irrigation. iminiir'iiiwiirrriiwiinTi' rrrrriiuhmwwwhii...

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< tf fg, t 9 23cm, 1.8 4. 5cm j tfe 4 10cm, 3. 5 7ctn, & Epimedium Herb is the dried aerial part of f Epimedium bremcornum Maxim. , Epimedium sagittatum (Sieb. et Zucc, ) Maxim. r Epimedium Wushanense T. S. Ying or Epimedium kareanum Nakai (Fam. Berberidaceae). Action To reinforce the kidney yang, strengthen the tendons and bones, and relieve rheumatic conditions. Indications Impotence, seminal emission, weakness of th limbs rheumatic or rheumatoid arthralgia with numbness and muscle...

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StfMfc. * Wild Carrot Fruit is the dried ripe fruit o Daucus carota L, (Fam. Umbelliferae). Action To kill worms, and to remove undigested food, indications Ascariasis. oxyuriasis, taeniae , abdominal pain, caused by intestinal parasitosis malnutrition and retention of undigested food due to improper feeding. M m Wit S t Wh' * & & ' iE S t t& sffljft* s st. s. mr . 2 *. 'WJlL. It id. feffi, its. fSf etn. xfiLt IB .Jfttw i m Fer*w 1 - tftrm if wiijffi m- M S...

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Motherwort Fruit is the dried ripe fruit of Leonurus heterophyllus Sweet (Fam. Labi-atae). Action To activate blood circulation and regulate menstruation, to subdue hyperactivity of the liver, and to clear the eye of opacity. Indications menstrual disorders, amenorrhea . hysmenorrhea, inflammation of the eye with formation of corneal opacity) dizziness and headache, Dosage 4. 5 9g. Precaution Used with caution for pupil dilation. f T i iii i. i .li v i1 Jv. a . 01. tt 6-1.0, M-tig S, M3US

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Great Burdock Achene is the dried ripe fruit of Arctium lappa L. (Fam, Composi-tae). Action To dispel -wind-heat and relieve cough, to promote eruption, to counteract toxicity, and to soothe sore throat. Indications Cough and expectation in influenza or upper respiratory infection > measles s rubella f sore throat t mumps erysipelas, carbuncles and sores. Dosage 6 12g. ' Twotootb Achyranthes Root RADIX ACHYRANTHIS BIDENTATAE SJj& ftltlSl + J Achyranthes...

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Tuber Fleeceflower Stem is the aired iionoid stem of Polygonum multiflorutn Thunb. (Fam. Polygonaceae). Action To nourish blood, to induce tran-quilization. to dispel wind, and to remove obstruction of channels and collaterals. Indications Insomnia, dream-disturbed sleeps general aching in blood deficiency i rheumatic arthralgia external use for itching. Usage and dosage 9 15g( for external use, appropriate quantity to be decocted for washing, Chuanshanjia Pangolin Scale SQJAMA MANIT1S .'h,...

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Heartleaf Houttuynia Herb is the dried aerial part of Houttuynia cordaia Thunb. (Fam, Saururaeeae). Action To remove toxic heat. to promote the drainange of pus. and to relieve dysu-ria. Indication Lung abscess with purulent expectoration heat in the tung with cough , and dyspnea ( acute dysentery t acute urinary infection i carbuncles and sores. Usage and dosage 15 25g to be boiled briefly 30 50gof the fresh herb to be decocted or pounded to make juice for oral administration. For external...

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Its mm * w ft ft tsfc rt nafeiltsfe. n t& , mm mm- ttfi'. we. BTM- if. i a T. gratis* ca& JiJMEi 6 i2gi it-nus . m iif.il . Ash Bark is the dried branch bark or stem bark of Fraiinus rhynchophylia Ha no . Fraxinus chinensis Roxu. , Fraxinus chinensis Roxb. var. acuminata Lingelsh. or Fraxinus stylosa Lingelsh. ( Fam. Oleanaceae). Action To remove damp-heat to arrest discharges, and to improve eyesight. Indications Acute dysentery and diarrhea I morbid leukorrhea inflammation of the eye...

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CJBSfe JfS3 lo-i5g, CSfetP & * ttK. Mile Swertia Herb is the dried whole plant of Swertia mileensis T, N. Ho et W, L. Shih (Fam. Gentianaceae). Action To increase the flow of bile, and to remove heat and damp. Indications Jaundice with dark urine acute urinary infection with difficult painful urination, Dosage 10 15g. Precaution Used with caution to patients with deficieney-cald. Green Tangerine Peel PER1CARPIUM CITRI RET1CULATAE ViRIDE S> ific i , & 4 6em, m 0.1 0. 2cm, . Green...

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Tcl-5 5cin, *ffl**iift< T H S fe- 1*1**1* . ttff. ft Senna Leaf is (he dried leaflet of Cassia an-gustifolia Vahl or Cassia acuttfolia Delile (Farm Leguminosae). Action To purge away heat, relax the bowels and induce diuresis. Indications Accumulation of heat marked by constipation and obdominal paini edema. Precaution (Jsed with caution in pregnancy. Talc is a silicates mineral of Talcum group, containing mainly hydrated magnesium silicate CMgj tSi,(), (OH),3. ictfBftufwntwwtt - 'to < itjf...

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Cassia Twig is (he dired young stern of C -namamum cassia Presl (Fam. Lauraceae). Action To induce perspiration, to warm the ihannels and stimulate menstrual discharge , to reinforce yaui . to relieve palpitation. and to promote the descending of qi. maw iiiiiwiiwiwii iwii> in iiMiwiM Mailt Indications Common colds epigastric pain with cold feeling i amenorrhea due to cold in blood arthralgia edema cardiac palpitation gastro-intestinal neurosis with a feeling of masses of gas rushing up...

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DoubleLeeth Pubescent Angelica Root is the dried root of Angelica pubescent Maxim, f. biserrata Shan et Yuan CFam. Umbellifer- Action To relieve rheumatic conditions, and to remove obstruction from the channels and relieve pain. Indications Rheumatic arthritis with pain in the lower back and knees i headache due to attack of cold on the Shaoytn Channel characterized by association of headache with precordial pain and aold legs. IXosage 3- 9g. Bile Arisaema is prepared from finely powdered...

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Ctt i u-, J , mm, m a , iwtif , ' I O V . ' Ll I Christina Loosestrife is the dried herb of LysimachUt ehriatnae Hance (Fam, Primu-laceae). Action To remove damp-heat, relieve dy-suria, and to promote subsidence of swelling. Indications Acute urinary infection or urolithiasis with difficult painful urinations jaundice with dark urine, hepatic or biliary calculus carbuncles, sores. venomous snake bite. Dosage 15 -60g of the dried herb or 30 - 120g of the fresh herb. * S & 4 ft m S Lonicera...

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.SiB& .ffl WtfMWlli.tt* ' ifcjiLJ ffi. Eucommia bark is the dried stem bark of Eucommia ulmoides Oliv. (Fam, Eucom-miaceae). Action To tonif y the far and the kidney, to strengthen the tendons and bones, and to prevent miscarrige. Indications Deficiency condition of the kidney marked by lumbago and lack of strength threatened abortion hypertension, Round Cardamom Fruit FRUCTUS AMOMI ROTUNDUS * fp tt a Amomum kravanh. Pirre ex Gagnep. MSI Arnomum compact urn Soland ex sua* , wb. . (Sirna as...

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Oriental Waterplantian Rhizome is the dried tuber of Attsma oriental(Sam. 1 Juiep. (Fam. Alismataceae). Action To cause diuresis. and to remove damp-heat. Indications Edema with oliguria diar- rhea with diminished discharge of urine vertigo due to retention of fluid acute urinary infection with difficult painful urina tiont hyperlipemia, Dosage 6 9g. * Sh tt m m tt Selaginella tamariscina (Beauv. ) Spring. Selaginella puluinara < Hook, et Grev. > ift , sni ij-tt. m-nai, wAflwu n, w iH-fm....

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5 ihittlBIRftgia.MIitKW fi.S aimss. a isr. Tokay is the dried body of Gekko gtcfoi Linnaeus Fam. Gakkonidae . Action To reinforce the function of the lung and the kidney, to relieve asthma, and to promote virility and replenish -ititl essence. J Indications Dyspnea or asthma in deficiency syndromes cough and hemoptysis in , scrofula, goitre epigastric pain associated j with acid regurgitation external ufe for S eczema and scalds. Usage and dosage 6 log. to be decocted before other ingredients,...

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Clinopodium Herb is the dried aerial part of f Clinopodium polycephalurn Vaniot gt C. Y, Wu et Hsuan ex Hsuan or Clinopodium chinent Benth. O. Kunt e lt Fam. Labiatae . Action To arrest bleeding. Indication Excessive menstrual discharge, hemorrhage from hysterotnyoma. hematuria, epistaxis, gingival bleeding, traumatic bleeding. Usage and dosage 9 15g for external use gt appropriate quantity to be ground into powder or the fresh herb to be pounded into paste for topical application. i...

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Common Bletilla Tuber s the dried tuber of Bletilla striata lt Thunb. ' Reichb. f. CFam. Orchidaeeae . Action To arrest bleeding, and to promote the subsidence or swelling and the growth o new tissue. Indications Hemoptysis in pulmonary tuberculosis. hematemesis in peptic ulcer i traumatic bleeding, boils and sores rhaga-dia. Usage and dosage 6 lSg. or 3 6g to bi ground into powder for oral administration appropriate quantity for external Precaution...

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Lychee Seed is the dried ripe seed of Litchi chinerais Sonn. CFam. Sapindaceae . Acttoo To promote the flow of qi and the subsidence of induration, and to dispel cold and relieve pain. indications Hernial pain of cold type. swelling and pain of the testis. Dosage 4. 5 -- 9g, miiii'riMf. i .'- . losum Lour. , ip St Amomum villo-sum Lour. var. xanthioides T. L. Wu et Senjen S Amomum longiligulare T. L. Wu fift tfSliB -TBtatife, ftf-fe-ftIr i.e f iKte 8 10mm. Pt J 5'-2cm. tg 1 1. 5cm. SHfefl ft....