Inhibitory effects of Moutan cortex on immediate allergic reactions.

@article{Jiang2007InhibitoryEO,
  title={Inhibitory effects of Moutan cortex on immediate allergic reactions.},
  author={Shuishi Jiang and Yoshiyuki Nakano and Rie Yatsuzuka and Rie Ono and Chiaki Kamei},
  journal={Biological & pharmaceutical bulletin},
  year={2007},
  volume={30 9},
  pages={1707-10}
}
The anti-allergic effect of an ethanol extract from Moutan Cortex was evaluated in some animal models. The Moutan Cortex extract (30, 100 mg/kg, i.p.) dose-dependently inhibited systemic anaphylactic shock induced by compound 48/80 in mice. It also inhibited dose-dependently the scratching behavior induced by compound 48/80 or histamine at a dose of 100 mg… CONTINUE READING