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Clinical observation of the therapeutic effect of Ginkgo leaf concentrated oral liquor on bronchial asthma

  • Ming-hua Li
  • Ben-ying Yang
  • Hong Yu
  • Zhang Hong-liang 
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Abstract

Objective: To determine the effects of Ginkgo leaf concentrated oral liquor (GLC) on airway inflammation.Methods: Airway hyperreactivity, clinical symptoms and pulmonary functions of asthma patients were determined.Results: In contrast to placebo group, GLC significantly reduced airway hyperreactivity (P< 0.05) and improved clinical symptoms (P<0.05) and pulmonary functions (P<0.05) of the asthmatic patients.Conclusion: GLC is an effective drug of anti-airway inflammation.

Key Words

Ginkgo leaf concentrated oral liquor asthma airway hyperreactivity pulmonary function 

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© The Chinese Journal of Integrated Traditional and Western Medicine Press 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ming-hua Li
    • 1
  • Ben-ying Yang
    • 1
  • Hong Yu
    • 1
  • Zhang Hong-liang 
    • 2
  1. 1.The Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medical Hospital of QingdaoShangdong
  2. 2.Medical College of Qingdao UniversityChina

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