姜酊

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Chinese[edit]

(surname); ginger intoxicated
simp. and trad.
(姜酊)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

姜酊

  1. A pale yellow tincture used in traditional Chinese medicine as a stomachic and carminative. It is prepared from ginger extract with an ethanol content of 80%—88%.

References[edit]

  • State Pharmacopoeia Commission of the PRC (2005). "Pharmacopoeia of The People’s Republic of China (Volume I)". Chemical Industry Press. ISBN 7117069821.