Hm4 - Herbs That Stabilize And Bind

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  • 1. 
    SOUR, SLIGHTLY WARM LV KD
    1. Augments the LV and KD (urinary frequency, incontinence, spermatorrhea, and excessive sweating, kidney yang deficiency, kidney qi deficiency)
    2. Secures the Primal Qi (for excessive sweating, especially in cases of devastated yang and collapsed qi, as in shock. Also used when sweating was mistakenly induced as a treatment, profuse sweating due to devastated yang, nightsweats due to yang deficiency)
    3. Prevents Abandonment (LV and KD deficiency; deficiency patterns of excessive uterine bleeding and prolonged menstruation)
    • A. 

      Shan zhu yu

    • B. 

      Sang piao xiao

    • C. 

      Wu wei zi

    • D. 

      Wu mei

  • 2. 
    SOUR, SWEET, WARM HT KD LU
    1. Contains Leakage of LU Qi (For chronic cough and wheezing due to lung deficiency or lung and kidney deficiency)
    2. Enriches the KD; Constrains Essences (For nocturnal emissions, spermatorrhea, vaginal discharge, and urinary frequency due to kidney deficiency)
    3. Stops Diarrhea (diarrhea associated with spleen and kidney deficiency)
    4. Generates Fluids and Inhibits Sweating (for excessive sweating)
    5. Calms the Spirit (for irritability, palpitations, dream-disturbed sleep and insomnia due to injury to yin and blood)
    • A. 

      Wu wei zi

    • B. 

      Shan zhu yu

    • C. 

      Lian zi

    • D. 

      Fu xiao mai

  • 3. 
    SOUR, ASTRINGENT, WARM LI LV LU SP
    1. Inhibits the Leakage of LU Qi (chronic cough due to lung deficiency)
    2. Generates Fluids (for thirst due to heat form deficiency, or qi an yin deficiency; diabetes)
    3. Expels Roundworms (for roundworm-induced vomiting and abdominal pain)
    4. Binds up the Intestines (incessant chronic diarrhea, or dysenteric disorders)
    5. Stops Bleeding (for blood in the stool and excessive uterine bleeding accompanied by blood deficiency symptoms of dryness and thirst)
    • A. 

      Wu mei

    • B. 

      Wu wei zi

    • C. 

      Chi shi zi

    • D. 

      Chun pi

  • 4. 
    SOUR, SWEET, ASTRINGENT, WARM LI SP ST
    1. Binds up the Intestines; Stops Diarrhea (for chronic diarrhea, due to cold from deficiency, or chronic dysenteric disorders with mucus and blood in the stools)
    2. Contains the Blood; Stops Bleeding (uterine bleeding, excessive menstruation, blood in the stool, and bleeding prolapse rectum due to cold from deficiency of the lower burner)
    3. Promotes Healing of Wounds (topically for chronic nonhealing ulcers)
    • A. 

      Chi shi zi

    • B. 

      Chun pi

    • C. 

      Lian zi

    • D. 

      Hai piao xiao

  • 5. 
    SOUR, BITTER, ASTRINGENT, NEUTRAL LI LU ST
    1. Binds up the Intestines; Stops Diarrhea (chronic diarrhea and dysenteric disorders, chronic dysenteric disorders, severe diarrhea due to cold from deficiency)
    2. Contains Leakage of LU Qi (chronic cough and wheezing)
    3. Improves the Condition of the Throat (loss of voice, chronic horseness)
    • A. 

      He zi

    • B. 

      Wu mei

    • C. 

      Wu wei zi

    • D. 

      Rou dou kou

  • 6. 
    ACRID, WARM LI SP ST
    1. Binds up the Intestines; Stops Diarrhea (chronic diarrhea and dysenteric disorders due to cold from deficiency of the spleen and kidneys)
    2. Warms the Middle Burner (pain and distention of the epigastrium and abdomen, reduced appetite, and vomiting due to cold from deficiency of the spleen and stomach)
    3. Moves the Qi; Alleviates Pain
    • A. 

      Rou kou dou

    • B. 

      Chun pi

    • C. 

      Chi shi zi

    • D. 

      Qian shi

  • 7. 
    BITTER, ASTRINGENT, COLD LI ST
    1. Dries Dampness; Clears Heat (chronic diarrhea or dysenteric disorders, especially those due to damp-heat, particularly useful when there is blood in the stool, also used for vaginal discharge due to damp heat)
    2. Binds up the Intestines
    3. Stops Bleeding
    4. Kills Parasites (for roundworms. applied extenally for pruritic dermatosis)
    • A. 

      Chun pi

    • B. 

      Wu mei

    • C. 

      Qian shi

    • D. 

      Hai piao xiao

  • 8. 
    NEUTRAL, SWEET, ASTRINGENT KD SP HT
    1. Tonifies SP; Stops Diarrhea (spleen deficiency with chronic diarrhea and loss of appetite, this herb augments and binds)
    2. Tonifies KD; Stabilizes Essence (premature ejaculation and spermatorrhea due to unstable, deficiency kidneys) (excessive uterine bleeding and vaginal discharge)
    3. Nourishes Blood; Calms the Mind (palpitations, irritability, anxiety, insomnia)
    • A. 

      Lian zi

    • B. 

      Wu wei zi

    • C. 

      Qian shi

    • D. 

      Jin ying zi

  • 9. 
    SWEET, ASTRINGENT, NEUTRAL KD SP
    1. Tonifies SP; Stops Diarrhea (chronic diarrhea caused by weakness in the  transportative function of the spleen)
    2. Stabilizes the KD; Secures the Essence (kidney qi deficiency with  nocturnal emissions, premature ejaculation, spermatorrhea, and urinary frequency or incontinence)
    3. Expel Dampness; Stops Discharge (vaginal discharge due to either deficiency or damp-heat)
    • A. 

      Qian shi

    • B. 

      Lian zi

    • C. 

      Hai piao xiao

    • D. 

      Jin ying zi

  • 10. 
    SOUR, ASTRINGENT, NEUTRAL UB, KD, LI
    1. Stabilizes the KD; Secures the Essence (spermatorrhea, urinary incontinence, and vaginal discharge due to deficiency and instability of the lower burner)
    2. Binds up the Intestines; Stops Diarrhea (chronic diarrhea and dysenteric disorders)
    • A. 

      Jin ying zi

    • B. 

      Lian zi

    • C. 

      Qian shi

    • D. 

      Sang piao xiao

  • 11. 
    SWEET, SLIGHTLY SALTY, COOL HT
    1. Augments the HT Qi
    2. Clears Heat (steaming bone disorder)
    3. Stops Sweating (spontaneous sweating from qi deficiency, and night sweats from yin deficiency, night sweats)
    • A. 

      Fu xiao mai

    • B. 

      Ma huang gen

    • C. 

      Lian zi

    • D. 

      Wu wei zi

  • 12. 
    SWEET, NEUTRAL LU
    1. Inhibits the Exterior; Stops Sweating (many kinds of sweating from deficiency, including spontaneous sweating due to qi deficiency, nightsweats due to yin deficiency, and postpartum sweating)
    • A. 

      Ma huang gen

    • B. 

      Fu xiao mai

    • C. 

      Wu wei zi

    • D. 

      Shan zhu yu

  • 13. 
    SALTY, ASTRINGENT, SLIGHTLY WARM KD LV ST
    1. Restrains and Stops Bleeding (wide variety of bleeding patterns, especially those from deficiency, also used topically as a powder to stop bleeding from traumatic injury)
    2. Secures the Essence; Stops Discharge (nocturnal emissions, premature ejaculation, or vaginal discharge due to kidney deficiency)
    3. Controls Acidity; Alleviates Pain (used to harmonize stomach acidity where the symptoms are stomach or epigastric pain, distasteful belching, or acid regurgitation)
    4. Resolves Dampness
    5. Promotes Healing (used topically in powdered form for chronic, non-healing skin ulcers or damp rashes of long duration)
    • A. 

      Hai piao xiao

    • B. 

      Sang piao xiao

    • C. 

      Chi shi zi

    • D. 

      Qian shi

  • 14. 
    SWEET, SALTY, NEUTRAL KD LV
    1. Tonifies KD; Assists the Yang (kidney yang deficiency)
    2. Secures the Essence (impotence)
    3. Contains the Urine (kidney yang deficiency with such symptons as dribbling urine, urinary frequency, and nocturnal emissions (especially when unaccompanied by dreams); very important substance for treating enuresis in children)
    • A. 

      Sang piao xiao

    • B. 

      Hai piao xiao

    • C. 

      Lian zi

    • D. 

      Qian shi

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