Effect of Lianhuaqingwen Capsules on Airway Inflammation in Patients with Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

@inproceedings{Dong2014EffectOL,
  title={Effect of Lianhuaqingwen Capsules on Airway Inflammation in Patients with Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease},
  author={Liang Dong and Jing-wen Xia and Yi Yi Gong and Zhen Chen and Hai-hua Yang and Jing Zhang and Jian He and Xiao-Dong Chen},
  booktitle={Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine : eCAM},
  year={2014}
}
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is characterized by a chronic inflammatory response that is worsened by acute exacerbations. Lianhuaqingwen (LHQW) has anti-inflammatory and immune regulatory functions and may inhibit the airway inflammation that occurs during an acute exacerbation of COPD. In this study, 100 participants were recruited and randomly assigned, 1 : 1, to the LHQW and the conventional groups, which were treated, respectively, with LHQW capsules and conventional Western… CONTINUE READING
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