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disperse wind cold

14 herbs

Promotes urination and reduces edema Ma Huang
Alleviates seafood poisoining Zi Su Ye
Do not use for damp heat pattern Zi Su Ye
Contraindicated in preganancy Gui Zhi
Contra warm febrile diseases Gui Zhi
Treats rashes and stops itching Jing Jie
Used for migrant headaches Fang feng
Contra blood heat w vomiting Guy zhi
Contra fully erupted measles or sores Jingo jie
Antagonize can jiang, li lu Fang feng
Counteract bei xie Fang feng
Alleviates trembling and spasm Fang feng
Unblock painful obstruction and alleviate pain Qiang Huo
Qiang Huo plus ? for HA Du Huo
Overdosage may cause nausea and vomiting Qiang Huo
Treats Tai Yang HA Qiang Huo
Contra- ext deficiency w sweating Zi Su Ye
Contra - Warm febrile diseases Gui Zhi
Contra - LV wind pattern Jing Jie
Used for migraine headache Fang Feng
Alleviates trembling and spasm Fang Feng
Treats cold patterns w Tai Yang Headache Qiang Huo
Overdosage may cause nausea and vomiting Qiang Huo
Counteract w Bei Xie Fang Feng
Antagonize: Can Jiang, Li Lu Fang Feng
Channels: UB & KD Qiang Huo
Channels: LU & LV Jing Jie
Channels: UB & LV & SP Fang Feng
Contra: spasm due to blood Fang Feng
Calms fetus (morning sickness) Zi Yu Se
Aromatic, bitter Qiang Huo
Used for vertex headache Gao Ben
Channel: UB (du) Gao Ben
Contra: blood yin deficiency Gao Ben & Bai Zhi
Alleviates discharge: vaginal, nasal; expel pus Bai Zhi
Antagonize: Xuan Fu Hua Bai Zhi
Toothache Bai Zhi
Yang Ming Headache (frontal region) Bai Zhi
Contra: profuse sweat due to qi def Xi Xin
Expels cold and alleviates pain Xi Xin
Has Anesthetic effect Xi Xin
Caution: renal problem Xi Xin
Small dosage 1-3 Xi Xin
Antagonize: Shan Zhu Yu & Huang Qi Xi Xin
Counteract: Hua Shi Xi Xin
Channels: LU, KD, HT Xi Xin
Channels: LU & ST Xin Yi Hua
Unblocks nasal passages for rhinitis and sinitus Xin Yi Hua
Contra: Yin def w heat signs Xin Yi Hua
Cheese cloth bag cooking Xin Yi Hua
Taste: sweet, bitter Cang Er Zi
Nature: warm, toxic Cang Er Zi
Channel: LU Cang Er Zi
Disperses wind damp Opens nasal passages Dispel ext wind Cang Er Zi
Contra: headache of painful obstruction from def blood Cang Er Zi
Caution: overdosage may cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and or ab pain Cang Er Zi
Slightly warm herbs Sheng Jiang Xiang Ru
Warms the MJ and alleviates vomiting Wrms the LU and stops cough Sheng Jiang
Reduces toxicity of Ban Xia, Fu Zi, Tian Nan Xing Sheng Jiang
Sheng Jiang Pi w diuretic effect can reduce edema Sheng Jiang
Contra: LU heat patterns, vomiting due to ST heat Sheng Jiang
Promotes urination and reduces edema Xiang Ru Ma Huang
Acrid, aromatic Xiang Ru
Also called "Summer Ma Huang" Xiang Ru
Releases the exterior Expels summer heat Transform dampness Xiang Ru
Contra: sweating due to Wei qi def / ext def Xiang Ru
May cause vomiting if taken hot Xiang Ru
Channels: LU, ST Xiang Ru Cong Bai Xin Yi Hua
Light cold issue Releases the ext and induces sweating Disperses cold and unblock the yang Resolves toxicity and disperses clump Cong Bai
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