Separation and isolation methods for analysis of the active principles of Sho-saiko-to (SST) oriental medicine.

@article{Ohtake2004SeparationAI,
  title={Separation and isolation methods for analysis of the active principles of Sho-saiko-to (SST) oriental medicine.},
  author={Nobuhiro Ohtake and Yoichiro Nakai and Masahiro Yamamoto and Iwao Sakakibara and Shuichi Takeda and Sakae Amagaya and Masaki Aburada},
  journal={Journal of chromatography. B, Analytical technologies in the biomedical and life sciences},
  year={2004},
  volume={812 1-2},
  pages={135-48}
}
Sho-saiko-to (SST) was introduced into Japan as an oriental classical medicine from China approximately 1500 years ago, and it is currently the most representative Kampo medicine (traditional Japanese medicine). SST is manufactured in Japan as an ethical drug on a modern industrial scale in which the quality of ingredients is standardized with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) regulation. SST is widely used for the treatment of chronic hepatitis. Experimental and clinical studies including… CONTINUE READING