EN5 Fish, Clam & Turtle

Card Set Information

Author:
son850
ID:
162104
Filename:
EN5 Fish, Clam & Turtle
Updated:
2012-07-11 16:45:28
Tags:
Eastern Nutrition
Folders:

Description:
Eastern Nutrition
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user son850 on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


    • Flavor: sweet
    • Nature: neutral
    • Function:
    • -tonify SP and strengthen ST
    • -promote urination and relieve edema
    • -activate and promote lactation
    • Application:
    • -for poor appetite due to SP & ST Def
    • -for difficulty urination, beriberi, jaundice due to SP Def
    • -for lack of breast milk after childbirth due to Qi and Blood Def
    • Flavor: sweet
    • Nature: neutral
    • Function:
    • -aid digestion and restore appetite
    • -detoxify, stop diarrhea and dysentery
    • Application:
    • -for abdominal distention due to food retention
    • -for poor appetite due to Def of SP & ST from chronic illness
    • -for diarrhea and dysentery
    • Note:
    • -contraindicated with Jin Jie
    • Flavor: sweet
    • Nature: neutral
    • Function:  
    • -tonify SP, strengthen ST and benefit Qi
    • Application:  
    • -for poor appetite, weak SP & ST with Qi & Blood Def
    • Note:
    • -eggs should not be used for food
    • Flavor: sweet
    • Nature: neutral
    • Function:   
    • -tonify Qi & Blood, benefit SP & ST
    • Application:
    • -for exhaustion, emaciation, reduced appetite due to weak SP & ST with Qi & Blood Def
    • -for TB due to Def of SP and Qi & Blood Def
    • Flavor: sweet
    • Nature: warm
    • Function:
    • -reinforce Qi & Blood
    • -expel wind-cold-damp, strengthen the bone and tendon
    • Application:
    • -for fatigue, palpitation, shortness of breath and dizziness due to Qi & Blood Def
    • -for prolonged diarrhea, bleeding of hemorrhoids and prolapse of uterus
    • -for soreness and pain of the body and limbs due to wind-cold-damp Bi
    • Note:
    • -can regulate blood sugar
    • Flavor: sweet
    • Nature: neutral (cold)
    • Function:  
    • -nourish Yin and sedate Yang
    • -soften masses
    • -cool Blood
    • Application:
    • -for feverish sensation, steaming bone, soreness of back, seminal emission due to LR & KI Yin Def or LR Yang Rising
    • -for amenorrhea or abnormal uterine bleeding
    • -abdominal masses
    • Note:
    • -has strong function to relieve fatigue
    • -can benefit hypertension, high blood lipid, cancer patients
    • -pregnant women should avoid use
    • -patient with exterior condition should not use
    • Flavor: sweet, salty
    • Nature: neutral
    • Function:
    • -sedate Yang, nourish Yin
    • -calm spirit
    • -soften masses
    • Application:
    • -for dizziness, blurred vision, tinnitus due to LR Yang Rising
    • -for insomnia, palpitation, night sweating, leukorrhea and seminal emission due to Yin Def
    • Flavor: salty
    • Nature: warm
    • Function:
    • -tonify LR & KI (both yin and yang)
    • -benefit Blood and Essence
    • -dissolve hard masses
    • Application:
    • -for dizziness, tinnitus, night sweating, lower back pain, impotence, frequent urination at night, dripping urination and excessive leukorrhea due to Def of LR & KI
    • -for swollen glands
    • Flavor: sweet, salty
    • Nature: cold
    • Function:
    • -clear Heat, nourish Yin
    • -transform phlegm, promote urination
    • -soften masses
    • Application:
    • -for thirst from diabetes
    • -for night blindness
    • -cough, night sweating from TB
    • -hot flashes from menopause syndromes
    • -edema and difficulty urination
    • -scrofula
    • Note:
    • -not for SP Qi / Yang Def
    • -not for women during menstruation
    • -not for patient with Common Cold

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview