Go to the main menu
Skip to content
Go to bottom
REFERENCE LINKING PLATFORM OF KOREA S&T JOURNALS
> Journal Vol & Issue
Herbal Formula Science
Journal Basic Information
Journal DOI :
The Korean Journal of Oriental Medical Prescription
Editor in Chief :
Volume & Issues
Volume 24, Issue 3 - Aug 2016
Volume 24, Issue 2 - May 2016
Volume 24, Issue 1 - Feb 2016
Selecting the target year
A Survey on the Management Status of Extramural Herbal Dispensaries
Ahn, Ung-chan ; Kim, Hyeon-Dong ; Kim, Ji-Hoon ; Rho, Tae-Won ; Han, Sang-Yong ; Kim, Yun-Kyung ;
Herbal Formula Science, volume 24, issue 1, 2016, Pages 1~16
DOI : 10.14374/HFS.2016.24.1.1
Objectives This study was conducted to investigate the management status of extramural herbal dispensary facility, which could serve as a foundation for further research and policy establishment.Method According to herbal dispensary data collected by Ministry of Health and Welfare, 78 sites were confirmed among 1,160 sites which checked extramural herbal dispensary facility. We carried out a survey on them. The survey consisted of 42 questions including general provisions, personnel management, spaces and facilities, equipment and utensils, procedure requirement for production and/or processing.Results From their responses, hygiene was regarded generally admittable. In personnel management, some answers that herbal medicines were prepared not by Korean medicine doctor or pharmacist, but by general worker. On preparation method, dosage frequency and volume were different among preparation facilities. Regarding facility management, prescription inspection was substantially carried out in many extramural preparation facilities, however, some of them was not.Conclusion There was a need for regulation of detailed management including facility, preparation, personnel management, etc., of extramural preparation facility. Furthermore, There was also a need for standardization of procedure on decoction, water management, medicinal herbs management, etc.
How to Prepare Rehmanniae Radix Preparata Described in the 『Treasured Mirror of Eastern Medicine』
Roh, Jong Seong ; Yoon, Michung ; Shin, Soon Shik ;
Herbal Formula Science, volume 24, issue 1, 2016, Pages 17~30
DOI : 10.14374/HFS.2016.24.1.17
Objectives Rehmanniae Radix Preparata was prepared in the traditional Rehmanniae Radix Preparata preparation method set forth in the 『Treasured Mirror of Eastern Medicine(Donguibogam)』 with a view to measuring the contents of 5-Hydroxymethyl-2-furaldehyde(5-HMF) at individual stages of steaming and sundrying and identifying new chemical components.Methods Based on the traditional Rehmanniae Radix Preparata preparation method set forth in the 『Treasured Mirror of Eastern Medicine』, Rehmanniae Radix Preparata steamed and sundried once through nine times was prepared. Thereafter, 5-HMF contents were analyzed and new chemical components were identified in the Rehmanniae Radix Preparata using Waters HPLC e2695, 2640 detectors, a Waters Acquity UPLC system, and a Micromass Q-TOF Premier mass spectrometer.Results The Rehmanniae Radix Preparata preparation method set forth in the 『Treasured Mirror of Eastern Medicine』 is a unique preparation method in Republic of Korea different from that in China. In the first stage of the method, fresh Rehmanniae Radix Crudus was divided into high quality, medium quality, and low quality ones named Rehmanniae Radix Crudus (Caelum)(天黃), Rehmanniae Radix Crudus (Homo)(人黃), and Rehmanniae Radix Crudus (Terra)(地黃) respectively to use Rehmanniae Radix Crudus (Caelum) and Rehmanniae Radix Crudus (Homo) for preparation of juice while using Rehmanniae Radix Crudus (Terra) to make Rehmanniae Radix Preparata. In the second stage, Rehmanniae Radix Crudus (Caelum) and Rehmanniae Radix Crudus (Terra) were made into juice and Rehmanniae Radix Crudus (Terra) was soaked in the juice. In the third stage, among auxiliary materials, rice wine named Purum Vinum Oryzae(淸酒) brewed from sticky rice was sprinkled on Rehmanniae Radix Crudus (Terra) to the extent that Rehmanniae Radix Crudus (Terra) became wet. In the fourth stage, Rehmanniae Radix Preparata steamed in earthenware steamer was dried under natural sunlight. The contents of 5-HMF in Rehmanniae Radix Preparata steamed and sundried once through nine times were shown to be below 0.1% in all cases. Pomolic acid was identified as a new chemical component.Conclusions In conclusion, the Rehmanniae Radix Preparata preparation method set forth in the 『Treasured Mirror of Eastern Medicine』 is thought to be a unique preparation method in South Korea in which Rehmanniae Radix Preparata is completed through the first stage in which fresh Rehmanniae Radix Crudus collected from fields is divided into high, medium, and low quality ones and fresh Rehmanniae Radix Crudus juice is made, the second stage in which the high quality fresh Rehmanniae Radix Crudus is soaked in the fresh Rehmanniae Radix Crudus juice, the third stage in which the fresh Rehmanniae Radix Crudus is steamed, and the fourth stage in which the steamed Rehmanniae Radix Crudus is dried.
A study on literature, disease and syndrome, and formula-based paradoxical treatment
Shin, Soon Shik ;
Herbal Formula Science, volume 24, issue 1, 2016, Pages 31~43
DOI : 10.14374/HFS.2016.24.1.31
Objectives Based on related literature, cold and heat, deficiency and excess, true and false, and actually used formulas, paradoxical treatments presented in the 『Plain Questions of Inner Canon of Yellow Emperor』 including ‘treating pseudo-heat symptoms and real cold syndrome with cold herbs, treating pseudo-heat symptoms and real cold syndrome with cold herbs’ were analyzed.Methods Out of literature, paradoxical treatment related classics and papers were investigated and analyzed. Among diseases and syndromes, real cold syndrome with pseudo-heat symptoms, real heat syndrome with pseudo-cold symptoms, real deficiency syndrome with pseudo-excess symptoms, and real excess syndrome with pseudo-deficiency symptoms were reviewed. Among formulas, typical examples of the above mentioned paradoxical treatments were used as examples to analyze paradoxical treatments.Results Treating pseudo-heat symptoms and real cold syndrome with cold herbs is a method that uses herbs with cool and cold nature to treat real cold syndrome with pseudo-heat symptoms and Tongmaeksayeokgajeodamjeuptang is suitable for this method. Treating pseudo-cold symptoms and real heat syndrome with hot herbs is a method that uses herbs with warm and hot nature to treat real heat syndrome with pseudo-cold symptoms and Baekhogainsamtang is suitable for this method.Conclusions Based on the related literature, cold and heat, deficiency and excess, true and false, and actually used formulas examined as mentioned above, the paradoxical treatments presented in the 『Plain Questions of Inner Canon of Yellow Emperor』 are thought to be reasonable paradoxical treatments that fit the diseases and syndromes that actually appeared in our bodies.
A Case Report of Seborrheic Dermatitis With a Gastrointestinal Symptom Treated by Jeokseokji-uyeoryang-tang Based on Shanghanlun
Lee, Sung-Jun ; Yoon, Hye-ji ; Lee, Soong-In ;
Herbal Formula Science, volume 24, issue 1, 2016, Pages 45~52
DOI : 10.14374/HFS.2016.24.1.45
objective The purpose of this case report is to review the possibility of utilizing Jeokseokji-uyeoryang-tang as a therapy of seborrheic dermatitis, and to consider clinical using possibility of Shanghanlun.method Patient`s Diagnosis and progress of seborrheic dermatitis was evaluated based on the patient`s chart and picture. And diagnosis based on Shanghanlun was organized by table.results When analyzing the patient`s history and symptoms, it can be found in article No. 159 in Shanghanlun. The area and intentsiy of erythema were reduced when viewed photos findings, so diagnosis and therapies used in this case showed valid results in seborrheic dermatitis.conclusion Jeokseokji-uyeoryang-tang is efficient to patient of this case report as a treatment.
A Case Report of Psoriasis Treated by Osuyu-tang Based on Shanghanlun
Lee, Sung-Jun ; Seo, Hee-ae ; Lee, Soong-In ;
Herbal Formula Science, volume 24, issue 1, 2016, Pages 53~61
DOI : 10.14374/HFS.2016.24.1.53
Objective The object of this case report is to evaluate the possibility of utilizing Osuyu-tang as a new therapy of psoriasis.Method Diagnosis and Psoriasis` progress was evaluated based on the patient`s chart and picture. Diagnosis based on Sanghanlun was organized by graph. The severity of psoriasis` progress was evaluated by Psoriasis Area Severity Index(PASI) and visually analyzed through picture.Results On PASI and picture, we could confirm psoriasis’s area was decreased from hairline to middle of forehead and redness, thickness, scale of psoriasis also got better.Conclusion Osuyu-tang is efficient to patient of this case report as a treatment.
A Case of allergic Purpura treated with Korean medicine-two cases
Kim, Ji-Soo ; Choi, Jeong-Hwa ; Kim, Jong-Han ; Jeong, Min-Young ; Park, Soo-Yeon ;
Herbal Formula Science, volume 24, issue 1, 2016, Pages 63~70
DOI : 10.14374/HFS.2016.24.1.63
Objective This study is designed to investigate the effect of Korean medical therapy on Allergic purpura patients.Method This is a case report on a male and a female patients who has been suffering from allergic purpura. To reduce her symptoms, we provided with internal herbal medicine 2-3 times a day, acupuncture therapy 1-2 times a day.Results After series of treatments, the symptoms of allergic purpura were remarkably improved.Conclusions This study shows us that Korean medical treatments has remedial values for purpura patients. Hence, more studies should be demanded in Korean medicine for elevation of treatment rate.