A Case Report on Nausea, Retching, Vomiting and Postprandial Fullness Treated with Soshiho-tang

소시호탕(小柴胡湯)을 투여한 오심, 구역, 구토 및 식후포만감 1례

  • Received : 2013.07.22
  • Accepted : 2013.08.30
  • Published : 2013.12.30


Objectives : "The purpose of this study is to report the effectiveness of Soshiho-tang(小柴胡湯)" on the patient suffered from nausea, retching, vomiting and postprandial fullness. Methods : We diagnosed the symptoms and the signs of the patient as Soshiho-tang syndrome(小柴胡湯證) according to "Treatise on Cold Damage Disease(傷寒論)". We prescribed Soshiho-tang with acupuncture and moxibustion for about 2 weeks. Results : The subjective assessments of the nausea and postprandial fullness had improved. And the frequencies of the retching and vomiting had decreased. Conclusions : We suggest that Soshiho-tang has effectiveness on nausea, retching, vomiting and postprandial fullness in patient diagnosed as Soshiho-tang symptom.


Soshiho-tang(Xiaochaihu-tang);Postprandial Fullness;Nausea;Retching;Vomiting;Dyspepsia


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