Traditional Chinese Medicine/Taste & Temperature

Taste & Temperature | Herbs that Release the Exterior | Herbs that Clear Heat | Herbs That Clear Damp |


Five Tastes:

Other Tastes:

  • Dan-Bland (淡)
  • Se-Astringent (涩)
  • Xiang-Aromatic (香)

Temperatures:

  • Re-Hot (热)
  • Wen-Warm (温)
  • Ping-Neutral (平)
  • Liang-Cool (凉)
  • Han-Cold (寒)

Directions of Action:

  • Sheng-Ascending (升)
  • Jiang-Descending (降)
  • Fu-Floating (浮)
  • Chen-Sinking (沈)

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Last modified on 11 August 2013, at 08:08