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Progress in immunopharmacologic study of Yupingfeng powder

Abstract

Yupingfeng Powder (YPFP,

), a recipe which consists of Radix Astragalus, Rhizoma Atractylodes Alba and Radix Sileris is originally from the book “Experiences of ZHU Danxi” (written by ZHU Danxi, a famous doctor in the Yuan Dynasty). FZ Kong, YH Shen, et al found that YPFP had action on anti-bacterial adhesion. (1,2) It was used in clinical practice to prevent diseases of respiratory tract, such as Wind-Cold, respiratory infection, allergic rhinitis, bronchial asthma. It was recently found that YPFP could affect extensively the immune system, and the related studies were summarized in this article as follows.

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Hou, L., Xin, H. Progress in immunopharmacologic study of Yupingfeng powder . CJIM 6, 157–160 (2000). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02970605

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Keywords

  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Yuan Dynasty
  • Plaque Formation Cell
  • H202 Release