[Effect of Danzhi Xiaoyao Powder on neuro-immuno-endocrine system in patients with depression].

@article{Li2007EffectOD,
  title={[Effect of Danzhi Xiaoyao Powder on neuro-immuno-endocrine system in patients with depression].},
  author={Yu-juan Li and He-chun Luo and Rui-qin Qian},
  journal={Zhongguo Zhong xi yi jie he za zhi Zhongguo Zhongxiyi jiehe zazhi = Chinese journal of integrated traditional and Western medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={197-200}
}
OBJECTIVE To observe the effect of Danzhi Xiaoyao Powder (DXP) on neuro-immuno-endocrine system in patients with depression. METHODS A randomized double-blinded and controlled study was conducted in 63 cases of depression. They were assigned to the DXP group (32 cases, treated with DXP) and the control group (31 cases, treated with maprotiline). The curative effect was evaluated with Hamilton's depressive scale (HAMD) before and at the end of the 2nd, 4th and 6th week of the treatment. Serum… CONTINUE READING