Clinical efficacy of the traditional Chinese herbal formula, (Tong Bian Decoction) on laxative dependence constipation in elderly persons: A randomized, multicenter, controlled trial

@inproceedings{Yue2018ClinicalEO,
  title={Clinical efficacy of the traditional Chinese herbal formula, (Tong Bian Decoction) on laxative dependence constipation in elderly persons: A randomized, multicenter, controlled trial},
  author={Yinzi Yue and Xiaopeng Wang and Huiju Yang and Mingming Sun and Shujun Chen and Hai-Hua Qian and Tianshu Xu and Shuai Yan},
  year={2018}
}
Abstract Introduction Constipation is a common problem particularly for older people. This study was designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of treating laxative dependence constipation patients with the Traditional Chinese Herbal Formula (Tong Bian Decoction). Methods Of 160 patients randomised to the trial, 80 cases in the control group were given an oral administration of mosapride, while the other 80 cases were allocated Tong Bian Decoction. Symptom scores of constipation, rectal… CONTINUE READING