In order to standarization of Kye-Ji Tang of ${\ulcorner}$Treatise on Febrile Diseases${\lrcorner}$

계지탕(桂枝湯)의 기미(氣味) 표준화 연구(I)

  • Kim, In-Rak (Department of Herbal Medicine, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine)
  • 김인낙 (한국한의학연구원 한약연구부)
  • Published : 1997.08.25


This study was conducted to standardize the 'Ki-Mi' of Kye-Ji Tang in the basis of ${\ulcorner}$Treatise on Febrile Diseases${\lrcorner}$ and the results were as follows 1. The medicinal plants used are processed with hot water right after picking. 2. One seung(升) of water equals to 10cc. 3. One yang(兩) equals to 6 grams. 4. Medicinal plants are shattered to the size of beans by the process called Boo-Jeor. 5. Kye-Ji Tang, which is composed with 5 medicinal plant(Cortex Cinnamomi : 18g; Radix Paeoniae : 18g; Radix Glycyrrhizae : 12g; Rhizoma Zingiberis : 18g; Fructus Ziziphi Jujubae : 18g), is prepared by adding 490cc water to above 5 medicinal plants and boiled to 210cc. After boiling, the residue is discarded and the extract is taken orally 3 times a day as one dosage of 70cc. It is recommended that 20 minitues after taking of Kye-Ji Tang, the additional uptake of rice porridge might enhance the pharmacological effect of Kye-Ji Tang.