Objective : The purpose of this paper is to report the improvement of patient with panic disorder treated by herb medication based on Shanghanlun disease pattern identification diagnostic system.
Methods : , The patient with panic disorder was diagnosed according to ‘Disease Pattern Identification Diagnostic System based on Shanghanlun Provisions’. The changing symptom of panic disorder was estimated by BAI(Beck Anxiety Inventory).
Results : The patient was diagnosed with yin-yang-yi-cha-hou-lao-fu bing, number 397 provision, and took Jukyeopseokgo-tang herb medication about 113 days. The BAI score changed 37 to 12.
Conclusions : The therapeutic intervention and herb medication showed a therapeutical effect on the patient. The anxiety and helplessness of the patient was improved. This patient's panic disorder was associated with poor sleep patterns and sensitivity to minor things and controled by Jukyeopseokgo-tang. The relationships between poor sleep patterns and 陰陽易差後勞復病, shortness of breath when sensitive to minor things and 少氣 need further study.
KeyWords : ZhuYeShiGao-tang, Jukyeopseokgo-tang, yin-yang-yi-cha-hou-lao-fu bing, Panic disorder, Disease Pattern Identification Diagnostic System based on Shanghanlun Provisions