149. Chinese And Botanical Medicines Uses

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Foreword ……………………………………………………………………………………ix
Acknowledgment………………………………………………………………………. xi
Authors …………………………………………………………………………………….xiii
Chapter 1 Background and content ………………………………………….. 1
Book contents……………………………………………………………………………… 4
Further suggested reading………………………………………………………….. 6
Chapter 2 The beginning of TCM in China and TCM

herbalism …………………………………………………………………. 7
Classical TCM herbal literature…………………………………………………… 7
Botanical classification of TCM herbs ……………………………………….. 12
Identification of medicinal plants ……………………………………………….15
Medicinal botany………………………………………………………………………..16
TCM preparations ………………………………………………………………………17
Internationalization of TCM……………………………………………………….18
Further suggested reading………………………………………………………… 20
Chapter 3 TCM theory and practice ……………………………………….. 21
Introduction ……………………………………………………………………………….21
What is Chinese medicine?…………………………………………………………21
Initiation of a theoretical system of Chinese medicine………………..21
Traditional categorization …………………………………………………………. 22
Cardinal characteristics of Chinese medicine……………………………. 23
Yin and yang theory and application to Chinese medicine ………… 25
Characteristics of yin and yang………………………………………………….. 25
Wax and wane and transformation of yin–yang ………………………… 26
Summary of application of yin–yang theory in Chinese
medicine …………………………………………………………………………………. 26
The five elements………………………………………………………………………. 26
The meaning of qi, blood, body fluids, and essence …………………… 30

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Function of qi ……………………………………………………………………………. 30
Therapeutic modalities ……………………………………………………………… 30
Herbology ………………………………………………………………………………31
Acupuncture…………………………………………………………………………..31
Moxibustion……………………………………………………………………………31
Cupping………………………………………………………………………………….31
Exercise therapy ……………………………………………………………………..31
Dietary therapy …………………………………………………………………….. 32
Medical massage (Tui-Na) and manipulation ………………………… 32
Bone setting ………………………………………………………………………….. 32
Diagnosis………………………………………………………………………………….. 32
Palpation…………………………………………………………………………………… 36
Pulse examination…………………………………………………………………….. 36
Location of pulse…………………………………………………………………… 37
An example of a diagnosis ……………………………………………………. 37
Further suggested reading………………………………………………………… 39
Chapter 4 Traditional Chinese medicinal herbs …………………….. 41
Herbal drug character and property …………………………………………. 42
Herbal formulas………………………………………………………………………… 44
TCM dietary therapy ………………………………………………………………… 49
Biologically active ingredients from TCM herbs ……………………….. 50
Future prospects…………………………………………………………………………51
Further suggested reading………………………………………………………… 52
Chapter 5 Examples of TCM formulas used in Chinese
medicine…………………………………………………………………. 53
Herbal medicine ……………………………………………………………………….. 53
Efficacy of TCM ………………………………………………………………………… 55
Some examples of complex formulas used in TCM …………………… 55
Danggui-Buxue-Tang ………………………………………………………………….. 63
Four Gentlemen Decoction (Si Jun Zi Tang) ……………………………….. 64
Suan Zao Ren Tang (Sour Jujube Decoction)……………………………….. 65
Further suggested reading………………………………………………………… 66
Bibliography……………………………………………………………………………….67
Chapter 6 Examples of single Chinese and botanical

medicines derived from TCM ……………………………….. 69
Introduction ……………………………………………………………………………… 69
Evidence-based approach………………………………………………………….. 70

Artemisinin: A Chinese miracle drug……………………………………….. 70
Malaria …………………………………………………………………………………. 70
Ginkgo ……………………………………………………………………………………… 73
Ginseng…………………………………………………………………………………….. 75
Introduction………………………………………………………………………….. 75
Ginsenoside variation and standardization…………………………… 75
Ratio of Rg1 and Rb1 and the yin and the yang…………………….. 75
Adaptogen and effects on exercise performance …………………… 77
Green tea…………………………………………………………………………………… 78
Introduction………………………………………………………………………….. 78
Anticancer mechanisms of action …………………………………………. 79
Inhibition of NADH oxidase activity…………………………………….. 79
Chinese Cordyceps: Winter Worm, Summer Grass …………………… 80
Introduction………………………………………………………………………….. 80
Life cycle of Cordyceps sinensis…………………………………………………81
Perceived health benefits……………………………………………………….. 82
Salvia (Danshen)……………………………………………………………………….. 83
Red yeast rice, Monascus purpureus……………………………………………. 87
Dong quai, Angelica sinensis………………………………………………………. 88
Garlic………………………………………………………………………………………… 89
Use of garlic in cardiovascular disease models……………………… 90
Ephedra, Ephedra sinica ……………………………………………………………… 92
Further suggested reading………………………………………………………… 94
Suggested reading on Ginkgo …………………………………………………… 94
Suggested reading on Ginseng………………………………………………….. 94
Suggested reading on Green tea ……………………………………………….. 94
Suggested reading on Cordyceps………………………………………………. 95
Suggested reading on Salvia……………………………………………………… 95
Suggested reading on Garlic……………………………………………………… 95
Chapter 7 TCM safety and regulations ………………………………….. 97
TCM safety concerns ………………………………………………………………… 97
Toxic compounds and contaminants in TCM herbs ………………….. 98
Aristolochia and Asarum species…………………………………………………. 98
The toxic Aconitum plants………………………………………………………….103
Datura metel L……………………………………………………………………………105
Xanthium sibiricum poisoning ……………………………………………………106
Chinese medicinal products……………………………………………………..107
Po Chai Pills………………………………………………………………………….107
PC-SPES………………………………………………………………………………..108

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Further suggested reading………………………………………………………..111
Bibliography……………………………………………………………………………..111
Chapter 8 The current use of TCM in China, Hong Kong,
and Southeast Asia ………………………………………………. 113
China………………………………………………………………………………………..113
TCM regulation in China………………………………………………………….114
Class 1 to class 9 drugs in China ………………………………………………114
Malaysia……………………………………………………………………………………116
Singapore………………………………………………………………………………….117
Indonesia ………………………………………………………………………………….117
Australia …………………………………………………………………………………..117
Hong Kong ……………………………………………………………………………….118
TCM as part of the medical system in Hong Kong………………..119
TCM trading in Hong Kong ………………………………………………….120
TCM education in Hong Kong…………………………………………….. 122
TCM regulations in Hong Kong ………………………………………….. 123
TCM monographs ……………………………………………………………….. 123
TCM in Hong Kong: Present and future ……………………………… 123
Further suggested reading………………………………………………………..124
Chapter 9 Global acceptance of TCM …………………………………… 125
Acceptance of TCM in the world …………………………………………….. 125
Resurgence of consumer interest: A need for better science
in botanical preparations ………………………………………………………… 128
TCM needs TQM………………………………………………………………………129
Further suggested reading………………………………………………………..131
Appendix: Plant names.133
Glossary of terms.137
Bibliography……………………………………………………………………………..141
Index…………………………………………………………………………………………143

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