Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of Gyejigamchoyonggolmoryeo
-tang on facial flush.
Methods: Facial flushwas evaluated using photographs and questionnaires. The (VAS) and investigator's global assessment were used to measure the improvement in facial flush symptoms.
Results: The visual findings were . The VAS score decreased from 10 to 0 after administration of Gyejigamchoyonggolmoryeo-tang for 40 days. In addition, accompanying symptoms such as neck pain, palpitation, and insomnia were improved. These results indicated that Gyejigamchoyonggolmoryeo-tang was effective for emotional facial flush.
Conclusions: This study shows the effective treatment of facial flush using Gyejigamchoyonggolmoryeo-tang based on the provisions of the Shanghanlun disease pattern identification diagnostic system.
Key words : Facial flush, Hot flush, Gyejigamchoyolgolmoryeo-tang, Shanghanlun