English-Chinese Rare Chinese Materia Medica
By Shanghai College of TCM. 5.5" x 8", 273 pg, paperback. 50 cliniically proven, valuable traditional Chinese medications, of which 27 are herbal drugs, 20 are animal drugs and 3 are other categories. Each medication has the name (Pinyin, English, and Latin), any other Chinese names, origin, distribution, characteristcs, differentiation, preparation, nature, taste and channel tropism, actions and indications, administration and dosage, and any cautions to be heeded.