Effects of ganoderma lucidum extract on chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting in a rat model.

Abstract

Chemotherapy is highly cytotoxic, causing a number of severe adverse effects such as nausea and vomiting. Herbal medicines, which can often be used on a daily basis for prolonged treatment, may be clinically beneficial. Ganoderma lucidum or Lingzhi mushroom has been recognized as a remedy in treating a number of medical conditions, including balancing… (More)

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Wang2005EffectsOG, title={Effects of ganoderma lucidum extract on chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting in a rat model.}, author={Chong-Zhi Wang and Daniel Basila and Han H. Aung and Sangeeta Ram Mehendale and Wei-Tien Chang and Eryn McEntee and Xiongfei Guan and Chun-Su Yuan}, journal={The American journal of Chinese medicine}, year={2005}, volume={33 5}, pages={807-15} }