HerbsClearHeatDrainFire

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HerbsClearHeatDrainFire
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2011-10-12 18:45:21
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Herbs Clear heat Drain fire
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Herbs Clear Heat Drain Fire
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  1. Gu Jing Cao- Pipewort Scapus & Inflorescence

    1. Taste: Sweet
    2. Temp: Neutral
    3. Channels: LR, ST
    4. Functions:
    • Gu Jing Cao- Pipewort Scapus & Inflorescence
    • a. Disperses Wind Heat, brightens the eyes, and eliminates superficial visual obstruction
    • 5. CI: Eye disease due to blood Def.
    • 6. Dosage: 4.5-lSg
  2. Zhi Mu- Anemarrhena Rhizome
    1. Taste: Sweet, Bitter
    2. Temp: Cold
    3. Channels: LU, ST, KD
    4. Functions:
    Zhi Mu- Anemarrhena Rhizome
  3. a. Clears Heat & Drains Fire: Used
    • for Yang Ming Channel Stage Dx when COMBINED w/ Shi Gao; Used for Heat in LU.
    • b. Enriches Yin & Moistens Dry Conditions: Used for Exhaustion or Deficiency of LU & KD Yin w/ Heat Sx; Used for KD Yin Def w/ Heat Sx when COMBINED w/ Huang Bai
    • c. Generates fluids & Clears Heat
    • 5. CI: Cold fr SP & ST Def, Diarrhea
    • 6. Dosage: 6-12g
  4. Dan Zhu Ye- Bamboo Leaves

    1. Taste: Sweet, Bland
    2. Temp: Cold
    3. Channels: HT, SI, ST
    4. Functions:
    Dan Zhu Ye- Bamboo Leaves

    • a. Clears Heat & eliminates irritability: Used for HT Heat Patterns; Used for Heat in the HT & SI Channels.
    • b. Promotes urination & Clears Damp Heat: Used for HT Heat Transferring to SI

    • 5. CI: Pregnancy
    • 6. Dosage: 6-9g
  5. Han Shui Shi- Calcitum

    1. Taste: Salty, Acrid
    2. Temp: Cold
    3. Channels: HT, ST, KD
    4. Functions:
    Han Shui Shi- Calcitum
  6. a. For Burns & Sores: Applied topically for Burns & Oral Ulcers.
    • b. Clears Heat & Drains Fire: Used for Heat in the Qi Level
    • 5. CI: Cold from SP & ST Def
    • 6. Dosage: 10-15g
  7. Lian (Zi) Xin- Lotus Plumule

    1. Taste: Bitter
    2. Temp: Cold
    3. Channels: HT, PC
    4. Functions:
    Lian (Zi) Xin- Lotus Plumule
  8. a. Drains HT Fire
    • b. Stops Bleeding & Binds the Essence
    • 5. CI:
    • 6. Dosage: LS-3g
  9. Jue Ming Zi- Cassia Seeds

    1. Taste: Sweet, Bitter, Salty
    2. Temp: Slightly Cold
    3. Channels: LR, LI, KD
    4. Functions:
    Jue Ming Zi- Cassia Seeds
  10. a. Clears Heat & the Eyes: Used for Heat or Wind Heat in the LR Channel
    • b. Moistens Intestines & Unblocks bowels
    • c. Calms LR & Anchors Yang Rising: Used to prevent
    • Atherosclerosis as it lowers Both B/P & Serum Cholesterol
    • 5. CI: Diarrhea fr SP Def, Low B/P
    • 6. Dosage: 9-15g
  11. Qing Xiang Zi- Celosia Seeds

    1. Taste: Sweet
    2. Temp: Slightly Cold
    3. Channels: LR
    4. Functions:
    Qing Xiang Zi- Celosia Seeds
  12. a. Clears Wind Heat, Drains LR Fire, Improves Vision: Used for Wind Heat or LR Fire
    • b. Recently used for HTN 2’ LR Yang Rising
    • 5. CI: Dilated Pupils, ^intraocular Pressure
    • 6. Dosage: 3-15g
  13. Herbs That Clear Heat and Drain Fire
    Six Subcategories to Clear Heat
    1. Herbs that Clear Heat & Drain Fire
    2. Herbs that Clear Heat & Cool Blood
    3. Herbs that Clear Heat & Dry Dampness
    4. Herbs that Clear Heat & Relieve Toxicity
    5. Herbs that Clear Heat from Deficiency
    6. Herbs that Clear Heat & Relieve Summer-Heat
    FOUR LEVELS OF DISEASE
  14. 1. Wei Level: Similar to Tai Yang
    • 2. Qi Level: Similar to Yang Ming
    • 3. Ying Level: Similar to Shao Yin/Jue Yin Heat
    • 4. Blood Level: Similar to Jue Yin

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