Anti-inflammatory and Antimicrobial Effects of Heat-Clearing Chinese Herbs: A Current Review

  title={Anti-inflammatory and Antimicrobial Effects of Heat-Clearing Chinese Herbs: A Current Review},
  author={Rekik A. Muluye and Yuhong Bian and Paulos N. Alemu},
  booktitle={Journal of traditional and complementary medicine},
Inflammation is a normal immune response; but if the body's regulation of inflammation is dysfunctional, then it will have an adverse effect on the body. Although use of modern drugs for inflammation has a relieving effect, it is still unsatisfactory. Moreover, the emergence of drug-resistant strains and even new kinds of microorganisms is causing significant morbidity and mortality. Recently, more attention has been focused on herbal medicine to treat various diseases because of the ability of… CONTINUE READING
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