Patent Number: 6,251,380

Title: Method of preparing pharmaceutical artemisia extract and apparatus for electrical moxibustion using the extract

Abstract: The present invention relates to a method making moxa extract formulations in a simple manner and an apparatus for operating moxibustion remedy in a convenient manner. The present invention provides a method of preparing the pharmaceutical moxa extract formulations comprising the steps of extracting a moxa-methanol extract; extracting a moxa-dichloromethane fraction; extracting a moxa-ethylacetate fraction; and making the moxa extract formulation, and an apparatus for electrical moxibustion which comprises a heating unit for generating heat at a certain temperature, a fixing unit for fixing and supporting the heating unit and indirectly transferring beat from the heating unit to the skin, an adiabatic unit for preventing heat from being scattered by forming a housing surrounding all upper and sides of the heating unit and the fixing unit, and a removable moxibustion pad attached and detached to the fixing unit.

Inventors: Jo; Bon Kwon (Pusan, KR)

Assignee: Kijang Medical Co.

International Classification: A61K 035/78 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018