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Prescriptions -PRSP 4201/PRSP 4202 (60 Hours)

Composition of formula

  • Describe the general principles of composition of formulas.
  • Describe the composition of the formulas.
  • Analyze the composition of formulas.

Modification of formula

  • Describe the principles of substitution of formula constituents.
  • Describe the principles of alteration of the ratio of constituents.
  • Describe the principles of changes in dosage form of the formulas.

Functions & Classifications

  • Describe the classification system for formulas.
  • Identify the classification of the formulas.
  • Describe the clinical relevance of each class of formula.
  • Describe the principal actions of formulas
  • Differentiate the actions of formulas within the same class, for formulas
  • Select formula to achieve a specified therapeutic outcome.


  • Identify the general dosage ranges of the herbs and the formulas.
  • Determine dosage of herbs to achieve a specified therapeutic outcome.

Combinations & Compatibility

  • Describe the compatibility and incompatibility of herbs.
  • Describe the therapeutic significance of herbal combinations.
  • Select a combination of herbs to achieve a specified therapeutic outcome.

Dosage Form & Methods of Administration

  • Describe the dosage forms of herbal formulas.
  • Describe the methods of preparation for each dosage form.
  • Describe the methods of administration for herbal formulas.

Potential Adverse Effects

  • Describe potential adverse effects of herbal formulas.
  • Describe methods to prevent adverse effects.
  • Describe actions to take in the event of adverse effects.

Contraindications & Precausitons

  • Describe contraindications for herbal formulas.
  • Describe precautions for herbal formulas.