Buyang Huanwu decoction ameliorates coronary heart disease with Qi deficiency and blood stasis syndrome by reducing CRP and CD40 in rats.

@article{Zhang2010BuyangHD,
  title={Buyang Huanwu decoction ameliorates coronary heart disease with Qi deficiency and blood stasis syndrome by reducing CRP and CD40 in rats.},
  author={Hui Xing Zhang and Wei-rong Wang and Rong Lin and Ji-ye Zhang and Q C Ji and Qin-Qin Lin and Li-na Yang},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2010},
  volume={130 1},
  pages={98-102}
}
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Qi deficiency and blood stasis is traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) syndrome. It leads to many diseases including coronary heart diseases (CHD) and cerebrovascular diseases (CVD). Inflammatory biomarkers and many endothelium-derived vasoactive factors are considered to play pivotal roles in CHD. Buyang Huanwu decoction (BYHWD), a TCM formula, has been recognized as a treatment for CHD with Qi deficiency and blood stasis syndrome and CVD in clinic. The mechanisms… CONTINUE READING