9780914955320

Chinese Traditional Herbal Medicine Vol. 2 : Materia Medica and Herbal Reference

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  • ISBN13:

    9780914955320

  • ISBN10:

    0914955322

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1998-07-01
  • Publisher: Lotus Pr
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Summary

Volume II provides an extensive materia medica and herbal resource organized and developed for the Western practitioner. The book goes on to indicate the use of Chinese herbal formulae and the treatment of specific disease conditions. There are a number of useful index listings including Latin Name, Chinese Name, Chinese Herbal formulas, as well as a general index.

Table of Contents

Foreword vi
Introduction 1(8)
The Chinese Materia Medica
9(263)
Herbs that Calm the Spirit
241
Anchor and Settle
242(4)
Nourish the Heart
246
Clear Internal Heat
44
Clear Heat and Dry Dampness
62
Clear Heat and Purge Fire
45(23)
Clear Heat and Relieve Toxicity
68(14)
Clear Summer Heat
82
Cool the Blood
54(55)
Dispel Wind and Dampness
109
Drain Dampness
96
Drain Downward
87(1)
Purgatives
87(4)
Lubricating Laxatives
91(1)
Cathartics
92(168)
Expel parasites
260(3)
External application
263
Open the Orifices
250(3)
Pacify Internal Liver Wind
253
Release the Exterior
23(12)
Cool/Acrid
35
Warm/Acrid
24(126)
Regulate Blood
150(8)
Invigorate the Blood
158
Stop Bleeding
151
Regulate Qi
141
Relieve Food Stagnation
137(92)
Stabilize and Bind
229(24)
Stop Tremors
253
Tonics
180(12)
for Deficient Blood
192
for Deficient Qi
183(19)
for Deficient Yang
202(16)
for Deficient Yin
218
Transform Dampness, Aromatic
132
Transform Phlegm and Stop Cough
116
Cool
117(11)
Relieve coughing and wheezing
128
Warm
124
Warm the Interior/Expel Cold
25
The Use of Chinese Herbal Formulas
272(99)
Treatment of Specific Disease
371(49)
Bibliography 420(4)
Sources for Chinese Herbs 424(5)
Glossary 429(4)
General Index 433(20)
Index of Herbs by Latin Name 453(4)
Index of Herbs by Chinese Name 457(4)
Index of Chinese Herbal Formulas 461(5)
Index for Chapter 3: Treatment of Specific Disease 466

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