OpenTCM :: Acupuncture Distance Learning  
   


Login





 

 Lost Password?
 Sign Up!

Newsletter

You are currently not logged in, but you can still subscribe to our newsletter.

subscribe OpenTCM newsletter


Hua Shi

Posted by: admin on Feb 22, 2008 - 11:34 PM
Drain Dampness
1 TASTE

Sweet or no taste and cold

2 MERIDIANS

Stomach and urinary bladder

3 FUNCTIONS
  1. To promote water metabolism and relieve abnormal urination;
  2. To clear heat and release summer-heat.
4 INDICATIONS
  1. Damp-heat in the urinary bladder manifested as urination, urgency of micturition, frequent urination, lower abdominal distention and fever. Talc (Hua Shi) is used with Clematis stem (Mu Tong), Plantain seed (Che Qian Zi), Common knotgrass (Bian Xu) and (Capejasmine) (Zhi Zi) in the formula Bazheng San.
  2. Summer-heat and dampness syndrome manifested is as thirst stifling sensation in the chest, vomiting and Diarrhea. Talc (Huashi) is used with Licorice root (Gan Cao) in the formula Liu Yi San.
  3. Boils, eczema, miliaria and skin diseases. Talc (Huashi) is used with Gypsum (Shi Gao) and Calamine Colamina (Luganshi) externally.
5 DOSAGE

10-15 g

Hua Shi

Image of herb: Hua Shi
Related Articles:
  • Analyzing the Joint Point between Evidence Based Medicine and Research on Acupuncture Ancient Literatures
  • The Clinical Analysis of the Early Internal and External Combined Treatment for Scleroderma Circumscriptum
  • The Experience Sharing of Application of Long Dan Xie Gan Decoction
  • The Discrimination of Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Experience on Treatment of Chronic Hydrocephalus Given by Method of Activating Collaterals and Promoting Yang
  • Dr Huiqin Mou’s Experience on Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • The Exploration of Prof. Jiatai Qin’s Clinical Ideology of Cancer Treatment
  • Discussion of “Phlegm Turbid and Blood Stagnation” Theory of Diabetic Angiopathy
  • The Outline of Treatment of Pulmonary Fibrosis Given by Traditional Chinese Medicine Differentiation
  • The Exploration of Treatment of Stomach-ache from Treating Liver
  • Comments:

    Page created in 0.33 seconds.