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

23 Questions  I  By Sgallagher87
From materia medica

  
Changes are done, please start the quiz.


Question Excerpt

Removing question excerpt is a premium feature

Upgrade and get a lot more done!
1.  DIAGNOSIS: PARASITES WITH UNDERLYING SP DEFICIENCY
A.
B.
C.
D.
2.  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.
B.
C.
D.
3.  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.
B.
C.
D.
4.  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.
B.
C.
D.
5.  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.
B.
C.
D.
6.  DIAGNOSIS: FOOD STAGNATION WITH SP DEFICIENCY (STRONGER)
A.
B.
C.
D.
7.  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.
B.
C.
D.
8. 
  • 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.
B.
C.
9.  DIAGNOSIS: GENERAL FOOD STAGNATION
A.
B.
C.
D.
10.  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.
B.
C.
D.
11.  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.
B.
C.
D.
12. 
  • 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.
B.
C.
13.  neutral, sweet / SP,ST *Food stagnation, esp starch, w/ SP & ST deficiency. Effects are weakened by cooking, best added as powder to decoction.
A.
B.
C.
D.
14. 
  • 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.
B.
C.
15.  DIAGNOSIS: HEAT ABOVE (ST) AND COLD BELOW (LI) WITH PARASITES
A.
B.
C.
D.
16.  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.
B.
C.
D.
17.  What are the two ingredients of Zhi Zhu Wan?
A.
B.
C.
D.
18.  neutral, acrid, sweet / LU,SP,ST *Food stagnation w/ stagnant Qi: distension, belching, diarrhea. *Coughing, wheezing d/t phlegm. Caution: Qi def.
A.
B.
C.
D.
19.  DIAGNOSIS: FOOD STAGNATION WITH SP DEFICIENCY (WEAKER)
A.
B.
C.
D.
20. 
  • 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.
B.
C.
21.  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.
B.
C.
D.
22.  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.
B.
C.
D.
23. 
  • 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.
B.
C.
Back to top


to post comments.

Removing ad is a premium feature

Upgrade and get a lot more done!
Take Another Quiz