Hm5 - Formulas And Herbs That Kill Parasites And Relieve Food Stagnation

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  • 1. 
    warm, sweet ------- Sp, St *Kills parasites, esp roundworm. *Childhood gan accumulation Dosage for children: 1 per year of age up to 20. OD: hiccups, dizziness, vertigo, vomiting. Taking with hot tea can also cause hiccups, diarrhea, belching.
    • A. 

      Shi jun zi

    • B. 

      Ku lian pi

    • C. 

      Bing lang

    • D. 

      Guan zhong


  • 2. 
    cold, bitter, toxic ------- Sp, St, Lr *Kills parasites: roundworm, hookworm, pinworm, trichomonas. *Topical for tinea. Toxic, not for long term use. Side fx incl nausea, vomiting, dizziness, ab pain. Contraindicated: Sp/St def or organic liver disorder.
    • A. 

      Ku lian pi

    • B. 

      Bing lang

    • C. 

      Da suan

    • D. 

      Nan gua zi


  • 3. 
    warm, acrid, bitter ------- St, LI *Intestinal parasites, esp tapeworm, also roundworm, hookworm, blood flukes. *Qi & food stagnation: ab distension, constipation or tenesmus. * Edema, leg qi. Caution: center qi collapse.
    • A. 

      Bing lang

    • B. 

      Guan zhong

    • C. 

      Nan gua zi

    • D. 

      Da suan


  • 4. 
    cold, bitter ------- Lr, Sp *Kills parasites: pinworm, hookworm, tapeworm. *Clears heat relieves toxicity: Wind-heat, skin eruptions, mumps. *Cools blood: uterine bleeding. *Alopecia, head sores. Contraindicated: pregnancy, weak patients, hx of ulcers. Char: stop bleeding.
    • A. 

      Guan zhong

    • B. 

      Nan gua zi

    • C. 

      Da suan

    • D. 

      Bing lang


  • 5. 
    neutral, sweet ------- St, LI *Kills parasites, alleviates pain: roundworm, tapeworm. *Post partum edema, insufficient lactation. Tapeworm: 60-120 g powder; 2 hrs later, take 60-120 g decocted Binglang, then 30 min later, 15 g Mangxiao in water.
    • A. 

      Nan gua zi

    • B. 

      Da suan

    • C. 

      Ku lian pi

    • D. 

      Bing lang


  • 6. 
    warm, acrid ------- St, Sp, Lu, LI *Kills parasites: pinworm, hookworm, ringworm, etc. *Relieves toxicity: diarrhea, dysentery, sudden coughing. *Prevents influenza. *Shellfish poisoning. Contraindicated: yin def heat, in enema & topical application to perianal area during pregnancy. Not for long term topical use.
    • A. 

      Da suan

    • B. 

      Nan gua zi

    • C. 

      Guan zhong

    • D. 

      Bing lang


  • 7. 
    sl warm, sour, sweet / LR,SP,ST *Food stagnation, esp fatty food: meat, milk, etc. *Ab distension, pain, diarrhea. Postpartum ab pain, lochia d/t blood stasis. *Hypertension, high cholesterol, coronary artery disease Caution: Sp/St def w/o food stagnation, also gastric hyperacidity.
    • A. 

      Shan zha

    • B. 

      Mai ya

    • C. 

      Ji nei jin

    • D. 

      Lai fu zi


  • 8. 
    neutral, sweet / LR,SP,ST *Food stagnation, esp starch, milk. *Restrains lactation. *LR Qi stagnation: fullness in chest, ribs, epigastric pain. Contraindicated during lactation.
    • A. 

      Mai ya

    • B. 

      Gu ya

    • C. 

      Lai fu zi

    • D. 

      Shan zha


  • 9. 
    neutral, sweet / SP,ST *Food stagnation, esp starch, w/ SP & ST deficiency. Effects are weakened by cooking, best added as powder to decoction.
    • A. 

      Gu ya

    • B. 

      Mai ya

    • C. 

      Lai fu zi

    • D. 

      Shan zha


  • 10. 
    warm or cool, acrid, sweet / SP,ST *Food stagnation, ab distension, diarrhea, gan accumulation. *Added to formulas with mineral substances to increase absorption. Caution: pregnancy.
    • A. 

      Shen qu

    • B. 

      Ji nei jin

    • C. 

      Mai ya

    • D. 

      Lai fu zi


  • 11. 
    neutral, sweet / UB,SI,SP, ST *Strongly dispels food stagnation: ab fullness, diarrhea, infant gan. *Gallstones, urinary tract stones. *Topical: mouth & throat sores. *Bedwetting.
    • A. 

      Ji nei jin

    • B. 

      Shen qu

    • C. 

      Shan zha

    • D. 

      Lai fu zi


  • 12. 
    neutral, acrid, sweet / LU,SP,ST *Food stagnation w/ stagnant Qi: distension, belching, diarrhea. *Coughing, wheezing d/t phlegm. Caution: Qi def.
    • A. 

      Lai fu zi

    • B. 

      Shan zha

    • C. 

      Shen qu

    • D. 

      Ji nei jin


  • 13. 
    Actions: Reduce food stagnation and harmonize the stomach Indications: Focal distension and fullness in the chest and epigastrium, abdominal distention with occasional pain, rotten smelling belching, acid regurgitation, nausea and vomiting, aversion to food, a yellow, greasy tongue coating, and a slippery pulse. There may also be diarrhea.
    • A. 

      Bao He Wan

    • B. 

      Jian Pi Wan

    • C. 

      Zhi Zhu Wan


  • 14. 
    Actions: Tonify spleen and reduce focal distension Indications: Loss of appetite, focal distention in the epigastrium and abdomen, a white tongue coating, and a deficient pulse.
    • A. 

      Zhi Zhu Wan

    • B. 

      Jian Pi Wan

    • C. 

      Bao He Wan


  • 15. 
    Actions: Strengthen spleen, reduce food stagnation and stop diarrhea Indications: Reduced appetite, bloating and focal distention on the epigastrium and abdomen, loose and watery diarrhea, a greasy, slight yellow tongue coating, and a deficient, frail pulse.
    • A. 

      Jian Pi Wan

    • B. 

      Bao He Wan

    • C. 

      Zhi Zhu Wan


  • 16. 
    What are the two ingredients of Zhi Zhu Wan?
    • A. 

      Bai zhu, Zhi shi

    • B. 

      Zhu ru, Zhi shi

    • C. 

      Bai zhu, Zhi ke

    • D. 

      Zhu ru, Zhi ke


  • 17. 
    Actions: Warm the intestines and calm roundworms Indications: Intermittent attacks of abdominal pain, a stifling sensation, irritability and warmth in the chest and epigastrium accompanied by vomiting after eating, and cold hands and feet
    • A. 

      Wu Mei Wan

    • B. 

      Fei Er Wan

    • C. 

      Bao He Wan


  • 18. 
    Actions: Kill parasites, reduce accumulation, strengthen spleen and clear heat Indications: Intermittent attacks of abdominal pain, indigestion, emaciation, loose stools, feverishness, foul breath, a sallow complexion, and a large, distended abdomen
    • A. 

      Fei Er Wan

    • B. 

      Wu Mei Wan

    • C. 

      Bao He Wan


  • 19. 
    DIAGNOSIS: GENERAL FOOD STAGNATION
    • A. 

      Bao He Wan

    • B. 

      Jian Pi Wan

    • C. 

      Zhi Zhu Wan

    • D. 

      Wu Mei Wan


  • 20. 
    DIAGNOSIS: FOOD STAGNATION WITH SP DEFICIENCY (STRONGER)
    • A. 

      Jian Pi Wan

    • B. 

      Bao He Wan

    • C. 

      Zhi Zhu Wan

    • D. 

      Wu Mei Wan


  • 21. 
    DIAGNOSIS: FOOD STAGNATION WITH SP DEFICIENCY (WEAKER)
    • A. 

      Zhi Zhu Wan

    • B. 

      Wu Mei Wan

    • C. 

      Jian Pi Wan

    • D. 

      Bao He Wan


  • 22. 
    DIAGNOSIS: HEAT ABOVE (ST) AND COLD BELOW (LI) WITH PARASITES
    • A. 

      Wu Mei Wan

    • B. 

      Fei Er Wan

    • C. 

      Bao He Wan

    • D. 

      Zhi Zhu Wan


  • 23. 
    DIAGNOSIS: PARASITES WITH UNDERLYING SP DEFICIENCY
    • A. 

      Fei Er Wan

    • B. 

      Wu Mei Wan

    • C. 

      Jian Pi Wan

    • D. 

      Bao He Wan


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