Chinese Herbal Medicines: Comparisons and Characteristics by Yifan Yang MD MSc

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By Yifan Yang MD MSc

Students and practitioners of chinese language natural drugs needs to examine hundreds of thousands of established herbs because the first step in learning chinese language natural medication. also, junior practitioners lack the medical adventure required to make sure that they could skilfully choose the perfect herbs to exploit within the formulation. This provides them with an incredible problem.

 

Chinese natural medicinal drugs: Comparisons and features provides a mode of studying person herbs via bright and transparent dialogue in their features and during a comparability with different herbs in their features and strengths. This transparent and logical process makes it effortless for the consumer to appreciate and memorize the services of particular herbs. It additionally permits skilled practitioners to enhance their healing effects by utilizing greater formulas.

 

Key beneficial properties of the recent edition

  • Retains an analogous effortless to persist with layout because the first edition
  • Presents targeted comparisons and discussions of everyday chinese language herbs
  • Provides a sequence of thought-provoking questions with very distinctive answers
  • Structured to aid the reader to profit and memorize the content material extra easily
  • The easy-to-use question-andanswer structure is handy to use within the consulting room
  • Includes dialogue of medical functions to assist with the sensible use of the data in scientific setting
  • Revised and up-to-date with specific emphasis at the secure use of chinese language natural medicines
  • New appendices supply details on secure dosages, usual natural combos and the meanings of chinese language phrases utilized in natural names
  • Provides a legitimate beginning for the examine and perform of chinese language natural drugs.

Chinese natural Medicinse: Comparisons and features is already trendy to scholars and practitioners of chinese language natural medication. This new, stronger variation will remain of worth to scholars and practitioners alike. it truly is now supported by way of a brand new better half quantity by way of an identical writer entitled chinese language natural formulation: therapy ideas and Composition recommendations. jointly those books offer a legitimate origin for the research and perform of chinese language natural medicine.

  • Retains a similar effortless to persist with layout because the first edition
  • Presents certain comparisons and discussions of known chinese language herbs
  • Provides a chain of thought-provoking questions with very particular answers
  • Structured to assist the reader to profit and memorize the content material extra easily
  • The easy-to-use question-andanswer layout is handy to use within the consulting room
  • Includes dialogue of scientific functions to aid with the sensible use of the knowledge in scientific setting
  • Revised and up-to-date with specific emphasis at the secure use of chinese language natural medicines
  • New appendices offer info on secure dosages, frequent herbal

combinations and the meanings of chinese language phrases utilized in natural names

  • Provides a valid origin for the research and perform of chinese language natural drugs.

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Apart from this, because Bo He enters the Liver meridian it is effective for spreading the Liver-Qi and clearing Heat and so is used for Liver-Qi stagnation with flaring up of Liver-Heat. The manifestations of this condition include headache, dizziness, poor concentration, a bitter taste in the mouth and a feeling of Herbs that release the Exterior fullness in the chest and hypochondrium. These symptoms can be seen in hypertension, hepatitis, premenstrual syndrome, depression and other mental disorders.

In patients who are deficient in Yin or Qi owing to their constitution, chronic disease, stress or dietary habit, these herbs should be used with caution. Furthermore, as pungency also has the property of movement, these herbs should also be used with caution in bleeding conditions or in pregnancy. Secondly, the dosage of herbs should be adjusted to suit the condition of the individual, the syndrome and the season. For elderly people, children, people with a weak constitution and for mild syndromes, in a gentle climate and in the summer, the dosage should be reduced.

Its warm and bitter nature gives it a spreading ability, so it can spread the Qi and expel Wind. It has a similar function to that of Bai Zhi in transforming Dampness and treating profuse nasal discharge. However, its aromatic smell is less strong than that of Bai Zhi, so it has a lesser ability to transform turbidity and pus. However, it is used particularly when there are large amounts of clear nasal dis- Chapter 2 charge and itchiness of the nasal passage, which is considered as Wind invasion.

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