Tag: Herbal Medicine

山药 (Shan Yao)i.e. Chinese Yam (Dioscoreae Rhizoma), one of the well-known traditional edible and medical homologous food, has been used to treat various diseases for a long time. It supplements Qi of the lung, spleen, and kidney. Thanks to the mild nature, it can be used as a diet supplement for long-term use. It could be […]

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A research team from Xinhua Hospital affiliated with Shanghai Jiaotong University carried out a prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled trial to investigate the efficacy and safety of Shufeng Jiedu Capsules(SFJDC) in the treatment of sepsis ​(Liu et al. 2020)​ . 129 hospitalized patients met the inclusion criteria were randomised to either the combination group i.e. antibiotic plus […]

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The virus that causes COVID-19 was formally named Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)-CoV-2 because of the genome homology with the SARS-CoV-1 (approx. 80%) that originated a similar syndromic disease during the epidemic in 2002–2003. Fuzimoto from Brazil and Isidorob from Italy recently published their latest findings on herbs and compounds which potently-significantly inhibited-blocked SARS-CoVs-host protein […]

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