Combined treatment of autoimmune MRL/MP-lpr/lpr mice with a herbal medicine, Ren-shen-yang-rong-tang (Japanese name: Ninjin-youei-to) plus suboptimal dosage of prednisolone.

Therapeutic effects of combined treatment with a Chinese medicine prescription, Ren-shen-yang-rong-tang (Japanese name: Ninjin-youei-to, NYT) and suboptimal doses of prednisolone (PSL) on pathological findings of autoimmune-prone MRL/lpr mice were examined. Six-week-old MRL/lpr mice were treated orally with 1000 mg/kg of NYT, 0.5 or 2 mg/kg of PSL, 1000 mg… CONTINUE READING