A randomized controlled trial comparing total glucosides of paeony capsule and compound glycyrrhizin tablet for alopecia areata.

@article{Yang2012ARC,
  title={A randomized controlled trial comparing total glucosides of paeony capsule and compound glycyrrhizin tablet for alopecia areata.},
  author={Ding-quan Yang and Li-ping You and Pei-hua Song and Lixin Zhang and Yan-ping Bai},
  journal={Chinese journal of integrative medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={18 8},
  pages={621-5}
}
OBJECTIVE To observe the efficacy and safety of total glucosides of paeony capsule (TGPC) in patients with mild and moderate alopecia areata. METHODS A total of 86 outpatients were randomly allocated into two groups of TGPC (treatment, 44 cases) and compound glycyrrhizin tablet (control, 42 cases). The treatment group was given oral TGPC, three times daily and 600 mg per time; the control group was given oral compound glycyrrhizin tablets, three times daily and 50 mg per time. In addition… CONTINUE READING