Glossary

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  • carminative
    Reduces gas, bloating, nausea, facilitates gastrointestinal tract thereby combating flatulence.
  • Chai Hu Jia Long Gu Mu Li Tang
    Bupleurum plus Dragon Bone and Oyster Shell Decoction • 柴胡加龙骨牡蛎汤 • Chai HuHuang QinBan XiaRen ShenDa ZaoGui ZhiSheng JiangFu Ling • Long Gu • Mu Li • Da Huang • Qian Dan
  • Mint
    Field Mint • Herba Menthae • 薄荷 • Cool • Pungent • Liver • Lung
  • Bo He
    Field Mint • Herba Menthae • 薄荷 • Cool • Pungent • Liver • Lung
  • Cang Er Zi San
    Xanthium Powder • 苍耳子散 • Cang Er Zi • Xin Yi Hua • Bai ZhiBo He
  • Tonify the Yang to Restore Five-Tenths Decoction
    Tonify the Yang to Restore Five-Tenths Decoction • 补阳还五汤 • Huang QiDang Gui Wei • Chuan Xiong • Chi Shao • Tao Ren • Hong Hua • Di Long
  • Bu Yang Huan Wu Tang
    Tonify the Yang to Restore Five-Tenths Decoction • 补阳还五汤 • Huang Qi • Dang Gui Wei • Chuan Xiong • Chi Shao • Tao Ren • Hong Hua • Di Long
  • Tonify the Middle to Augment the Qi Decoction
    Tonify the Middle to Augment the Qi Decoction • 补中益气汤 • Huang Qi • Ren Shen • Bai ZhuZhi Gan Cao • Dang Gui • Chen Pi • Shen Ma • Chai Hu
  • Bu Zhong Yi Qi Tang
    Tonify the Middle to Augment the Qi Decoction • 补中益气汤 • Huang Qi • Ren Shen • Bai Zhu • Zhi Gan Cao • Dang Gui • Chen Pi • Shen Ma • Chai Hu
  • Chai Hu Gui Zhi Gan Jiang Tang
    Bupleurum, Cinnamon Twig, and Ginger Decoction • 柴胡桂枝干姜汤 • Chai Hu • Huang Qin • Gui Zhi • Mu Li • Tian Hua Fen • Gan Cao (Zhi) • Jiang (Gan)
  • Bupleurum plus Dragon Bone and Oyster Shell Decoction
    Bupleurum plus Dragon Bone and Oyster Shell Decoction • 柴胡加龙骨牡蛎汤 • Chai Hu • Huang Qin • Ban Xia • Ren Shen • Da Zao • Gui Zhi • Sheng Jiang • Fu Ling • Long Gu • Mu Li • Da Huang • Qian Dan
  • Plantago
    Plantago • Plantago Asiatica • 車前草 • Cold • Sweet • Kidney • Small Intestine • Liver • Lung
  • carotenoids
    Carotenoids are plant pigments that gives fruits and vegetables the bright red, yellow and orange colors.  They deactivate free radicals, serve as antioxidants, have strong cancer fighting properties, anti-inflammatory, benefits eye sight, and helps to boost the immune system.
  • Che Qian Cao
    Plantago • Plantago Asiatica • 車前草 • Cold • Sweet • Kidney • Small Intestine • Liver • Lung
  • Bupleurum and Cinnamon Twig Decoction
    Bupleurum and Cinnamon Twig Decoction • 柴胡桂枝湯 • Chai Hu • Huang Qin • Ban Xia • Ren Shen • Da Zao • Gan Cao • Sheng Jiang • Gui Zhi • Bai Shao
  • Chai Hu Gui Zhi Tang
    Bupleurum and Cinnamon Twig Decoction • 柴胡桂枝湯 • Chai Hu • Huang Qin • Ban Xia • Ren Shen • Da Zao • Gan Cao • Sheng Jiang • Gui Zhi • Bai Shao
  • cardiotonic
    Increase heart's ability to pump blood.
  • bi syndrome
    Bi Syndrome is when pathogen (wind, cold, dampness, heat) obstructs qi and blood circulation in the meridians, causing pain/swelling/numbness in joints, tendons, and muscles.  Rheumatic arthritis, joint pain, rheumatoid arthritis, arthralgia, osteoarthritis, tuberculous arthritis, pyogenic(...)
  • Bupleurum
    Thorowax Root • Radix Bupleuri • 柴胡 • Cool • Bitter • Pungent • Gallbladder • Liver • Pericardium • Triple Burner
  • Thorowax Root
    Thorowax Root • Radix Bupleuri • 柴胡 • Cool • Bitter • Pungent • Gallbladder • Liver • Pericardium • Triple Burner
  • Chai Hu
    Thorowax Root • Radix Bupleuri • 柴胡 • Cool • Bitter • Pungent • Gallbladder • Liver • Pericardium • Triple Burner
  • Biota Leaves
    Biota Leaves • Cacumen Platycladi • 侧柏叶 • Cool • Bitter • Astringent • Large Intestine • Liver • Lungs
  • Ce Bai Ye
    Biota Leaves • Cacumen Platycladi • 侧柏叶 • Cool • Bitter • Astringent • Large Intestine • Liver • Lungs
  • Calm Spirit Nourishing
    Nourish heart and liver to calm spirit, tonify yin, tonify blood . Two types: 1) Sour herbs benefits excessive spirit - like mania, hyperactivity, agitation, anxiety, insomnia 2) Pungent for depression, malaise, fearfulness, dizziness, restlessness, forgetfulness. Sweet, sour and/or pungent.(...)