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By Carl-Herman Hempen

Phytotherapy or natural drugs is crucial treatment inside chinese language drugs and is getting used more and more within the West.  A Materia Medica for chinese language drugs: vegetation, minerals and animal items describes four hundred of crucial crops, minerals and animal elements used as remedies by means of chinese language scientific practitioners.  The goods integrated were chosen in accordance with their measure of scientific relevance. every one treatment is obviously defined and illustrated on dealing with pages, making this an simply obtainable reference for either scholars and practitioners of chinese language natural medicine.  The essentially laid out textual content provides the next info for every herb or substance integrated: an in depth description of the attribute positive factors indictions for secure use medicinal and poisonous results attainable combos with different elements full-colour illustrations, ordinarily for every substance, displaying the special characterisitcs of the thing defined A Materia Medica for chinese language drugs has been written by means of medically proficient medical professionals who've labored as TCM therapists focusing on using chinese language herbs for greater than 30 years.  in accordance with their decades of educating and perform, the e-book has been rigorously compiled and designed to supply a concise and exact practice-based reference for either scholars and practitioners.

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408, Aconiti radix lateralis praeparata (zhi fu zi) p. 388 • Releases the exterior (early stages of wind-cold) ➔ cooked in congee (60 g of rice with 20 g of scallions) • Intestinal parasites, abdominal pain ➔ sesame oil and scallion juice • Breast sores, movement of xue and qi ➔ scallion juice with brown sugar and hot water • Fever, headache, stuffy nose, wind-cold ➔ ginger Contraindication external deficiency with sweating Pregnancy use is allowed 21 I Angelicae dahuricae radix Bai zhi Family: Standard species: Variation: German: English: Apiacea Angelica dahurica, A.

24 • Headache due to wind-heat ➔ Scutellariae radix (huang qin) p. 184 • Unsuppurated pus-filled sores ➔ Platycodi radix (jie geng) p. 636 • Breast abscesses, mastitis ➔ Taraxaci herba (pu gong ying) p. 250, Trichosanthis fructus et semen (gua lou) p. 662, Fritillariae thunbergii bulbus (zhe bei mu) p. 650 • Nasal congestion ➔ Asari herba (xi xin) p. 24, Magnoliae flos (xin yi) p. 34, Xanthii fructus (cang er zi) p. 376 • Toothache ➔ Gypsum (shi gao) p. 130, Cimicifugae rhizoma (sheng ma) p. 56 • Damp-cold with vaginal discharge ➔ Sepiae endoconcha (hai piao xiao) p.

530, Asari herba (xi xin) p. 24 • Headache due to wind-heat ➔ Scutellariae radix (huang qin) p. 184 • Unsuppurated pus-filled sores ➔ Platycodi radix (jie geng) p. 636 • Breast abscesses, mastitis ➔ Taraxaci herba (pu gong ying) p. 250, Trichosanthis fructus et semen (gua lou) p. 662, Fritillariae thunbergii bulbus (zhe bei mu) p. 650 • Nasal congestion ➔ Asari herba (xi xin) p. 24, Magnoliae flos (xin yi) p. 34, Xanthii fructus (cang er zi) p. 376 • Toothache ➔ Gypsum (shi gao) p. 130, Cimicifugae rhizoma (sheng ma) p.

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