3 Case Reports of Tension-type Headache Taeeumin patients using Melonis Pedicus

과체를 이용한 태음인 긴장성 두통 치험례 3례

  • Received : 2014.10.30
  • Accepted : 2014.11.17
  • Published : 2014.12.31


Objectives The aim of this study was to report a improvement of tension type headache severity after using the Melonis Pedicus. Methods 3 Taeeumin patients, suffering from headache, treated with Melonis Pedicus, herb medicine, and acupuncture. After the treatment, Severity of headache was evaluated by Numerical Rating Scale(NRS). Also we checked the reponse of the Melonis Pedicus, and vital sign. Results & Conclusions After using the Melonis Pedicus, the severity of headache decreased from NRS 8 to NRS 1(case1), from NRS 10 to NRS 7(case 2), and from NRS 8 to NRS 6(case 3). And there was not any adverse effect. In conclusion, this study shows that using Meloni Pedicus can be effective treatment for Taeeumin tension type headache patient.


Tension-type Headache;Taeeumin;Melonis Pedicus


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