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Effect of new zhengtian pill on expression of whole blood platelet membrane adhesion molecules in patients of migraine

  • Cheng-quan Zhu
  • Wei Xie
  • Bao-tian Chen
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Abstract

Objective

To investigate the effect of New Zhengtian Pill (NZTP) on expression of whole blood platelet membrane adhesion molecules (PMAM) in patients of migraine.

Methods

Sixty-eight patients were divided into two groups, the 35 patients in the treated group treated by NZTP orally and the 33 patients in the control group treated by Fuguiqin Capsule with a therapeutic course of 30 days for both groups. Changes of PMAM GP II b/III a (CD41) and P-selectin (CD62P) were observed by flow-cytometry and compared with those in healthy persons.

Results

The markedly effective rate and total effective rate in the treated group was higher than those in the control group respectively (P<0.05 andP<0.01). The PMAM expression was also higher in patients, both at onset stage and intermittent stage, than in healthy persons (P<0.01), NZTP treatment could reduce their increased expression significantly (P<0.01).

Conclusion

NZTP could reduce the PMAM expression and inhibit the activation of platelet.

Keywords

Migraine Total Effective Rate Acute Cardiac Ischemia Onset Stage Cardiac Pump Function 
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Copyright information

© The Chinese Journal of Integrated Traditional and Western Medicine Press 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • Cheng-quan Zhu
    • 1
  • Wei Xie
    • 1
  • Bao-tian Chen
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of TCM, Nanfang Hospitalthe First Military Medical UniversityGuangzhou

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