A traditional Chinese formula composed of Chuanxiong Rhizoma and Gastrodiae Rhizoma (Da Chuanxiong Formula) suppresses inflammatory response in LPS -induced RAW 264.7 cells through inhibition of NF-κB pathway.

@article{Liu2017ATC,
  title={A traditional Chinese formula composed of Chuanxiong Rhizoma and Gastrodiae Rhizoma (Da Chuanxiong Formula) suppresses inflammatory response in LPS -induced RAW 264.7 cells through inhibition of NF-κB pathway.},
  author={Zhi-Ke Liu and Chun-Fai Ng and Hoi-Ting Shiu and Hing Lok Wong and Chun-Wai Wong and Kai Li and Jinfang Zhang and Ping-kuen Lam and Wai Sang Poon and Clara Bik-San Lau and Ping Chung Leung and Chun Hay Ko},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2017},
  volume={196},
  pages={20-28}
}
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Da Chuanxiong Formula (DCXF) which origins from Jin Dynasty is a famous classical 2-herb Chinese medicinal prescription. It is composed of dried rhizomes of Ligusticum chuanxiong (Chuanxiong Rhizoma, CR) and Gastrodia elata (Gastrodiae Rhizoma, GR) at the ratio of 4:1 (w/w). It has been used to treat headache which is caused… CONTINUE READING